MBTA alert as result of explosions near Copley Square

Hello Tang Residents,

We hope you are all safe and sound. An explosion has happened near Copley Sq. MBTA service has been disrupted as a result. Here is a note from the MBTA.

The explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon have resulted in serious injuries and disruption of access to the area.

The text of the 3:38pm MBTA Notification (formatting added for clarity):

  • Due to police activity, the Green Line is terminating service between Kenmore and Park Street Stations.
  • Green B- and C-Lines are also temporarily suspended.
  • Green D-Line service will run only between Riverside to Fenway.
  • Green E-Line service will continue to run between Northeastern and Brigham Circle. For customers desiring service between Brigham Circle and Health Street, please utilize Route 39 bus service.
  • The Red Line is also bypassing Park Street Station with the Red and Orange Line bypassing Downtown Crossing Station.

Customers desiring service in the Back Bay and downtown areas should utilize the Orange Line to Back Bay and Chinatown Stations and the Red Line service to South Station. 4/15/2013 3:34 PM.

Brunch This Saturday, April 13th – Last one before the summer!

Hi guys!

This Saturday we’ve planned another amazing brunch for you, the last one of this academic year! Come enjoy a great brunch of eggs, bacon, omelets, sausage, pancakes, fruit and a lot more! Bring friends and meet new ones as you start your Saturday in a relaxed fashion!

Please bring your own utensils to help spare the environment. We can’t guarantee we will have plastic plates and utensils available.


  • When: This Saturday, April 13th, 11am-12:30pm
  • Where: 24th floor lounge (as usual)

We hope to see you on Saturday!

130413 Brunch Social

Front Door Repairs

Update 9 April 2013:

A new door has been installed. Feel free to exit/enter the front of Tang.

Message from our Building Manager, Michael Collins:

Starting at 7am tomorrow, Tuesday April 9th contractors will be installing a new front door in Tang. Currently the door is very difficult to open as you may be aware.
Please exit/enter by using the back door as workers will install caution tape and signs will be posted in the elevators to remind you.
Please allow yourself an extra minute or two to catch the shuttle as you walk around to the front.

Laundry Dryers Closed Monday 7am to 3pm

Hello Tang Residents:

Message from our building manager, Michael:

Please be aware on Monday April 1st, Mac Gray will be in at 7am to clean all dryers and exhaust vents.
I apologize for the in convenience.

THRA Elections

Hello Tang Residents:

THRA elections are here! Your vote will be important for determining the living environment of Tang Hall in the coming academic year. The candidates and the positions that they are running for have been put on the Tang website. Please review them, and cast your vote (link on the left sidebar) for the candidate that you think will best fill the respective roles.

The list of candidates are below:
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