Workers attend to a power outage on Plympton Street on Monday evening. A circuit faulted leaving several Harvard Square businesses, The Crimson and residents of Hampden Hall swing housing without electricity.
Michael Feinberg who established a network of charter schools called the Knowledge is Power Program reflects on his experiences in Sever Hall Monday night. Feinberg engaged with the audience through thought experiments.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor addressed the IOP's JFK Forum on Monday night. His speech consisted of calls for increased education spending, but was interrupted when HIV/AIDS activists protested Cantor's decision not to fund a syringe exchange program.
Science writer Todd B. McLeish talked about the possibility of the narwhal population facing extinction due to climate change. With melting ice caps and warmer water temparatures, the food supply of narwhals are decreasing quickly.