Remembering Dennis O’Keefe

September 22, 2011 Rachel Freeman 0

The fifth annual Dennis O’Keefe lecture shed light on the concept of community on Wednesday, Sept. 21 in the Coykendall Science Building Auditorium at 5 p.m. The lecture was created to commemorate and celebrate O’Keefe, a staff member at the Sojourner Truth Library, and all the differences he made on campus. With a variety of interests including architecture […]

Chomsky Coming to Campus

September 22, 2011 Zan Strumfeld 0

MIT linguist, political scholar and activist Noam Chomsky will be coming to campus on Sunday, Dec. 4 to give a lecture in honor of social historian Howard Zinn. Zinn, who passed away in January 2010, was well-known for his influential book, “A People’s History of the United States.” It told an alternative history about the United States, giving voice to marginalized populations including the […]