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Once abroad is not enough

April 29, 2019

Once abroad is not enough

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Julia Mongo | Global Education Office

Studying Spanish language and culture in Madrid, discovering the literary history of British authors in London, or taking summer courses in Scandinavia are just some of the ways that MIT students experience global education during summer and Independent Activitities Period (IAP).

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Neuroscientists reverse some behavioral symptoms of Williams Syndrome

April 22, 2019

Neuroscientists reverse some behavioral symptoms of Williams Syndrome

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Anne Trafton | MIT News Office

Williams Syndrome, a rare neurodevelopmental disorder that affects about 1 in 10,000 babies born in the United States, produces a range of symptoms including cognitive impairments, cardiovascular problems, and extreme friendliness, or hypersociability.

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