The Current Issues and Events Contest focuses on a basic knowledge of current state, national and world events/issues and consists of 40 multiple-choice questions and one essay. The essay is intended to assess the competitor’s ability to synthesize and evaluate information and present it in an informed manner.
Held Friday mornings in room 129 officially and during C-Lunch unofficially.
We are working with the MIT Launch organization to give students the opportunity and education necessary to get startup businesses off the ground.
This year’s theme is Russia and the book is Lenin’s Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire by David Rennick.