Communication Channels

There are a number of mailing lists available for Tang residents. Some are official, some are unofficial; some are moderated and some are not.

Official Mailing Lists and Communication Channels

1. tang-residents [at] mit [dot] edu (list homepage)

This list is for important building related announcements (water outages, scheduled repairs, etc.).

You are added if you are a resident. It is generally updated in the beginning of each semester. If you are moving in to Tang in the middle of the semester and want to get added to this list, send an email to tang-it-chair [at] mit [dot] edu from your MIT email ID. Make sure you mention your room number in the email.

Please note that tang-residents is announcements-only. Only the THRA, Michael Collins (house manager), and Dawn & Larry Anderson (housemasters) can send emails to this mailing list. Please send any inquiries to the THRA.

2. tang-social [at] mit [dot] edu (list homepage)

This list is for announcing social events in Tang and around MIT. Anyone may add or remove themselves from it.

It is a moderated list, so if you’d like to submit to it, send your message to tang-government [at] mit [dot] edu. If you want to get added to this list, send an email to tang-it-chair [at] mit [dot] edu from your MIT email ID. Make sure you mention your room number in the email.

3. Slack Channel

Tang also has a Slack channel for quick communication with other members of Tang. The communication topics in Slack ranges across general announcements, concerns, help, and floor communications.

You are added if you are a resident. It is generally updated in the beginning of each semester. If you are moving in to Tang in the middle of the semester and want to get added to this list, send an email to tang-it-chair [at] mit [dot] edu from your MIT email ID. Make sure you mention your room number in the email.

Unofficial and Optional Mailing Lists

1. tang-reuse-free [at] mit [dot] edu (list homepage)

This list allows residents to give away items to other Tang residents. This list is not moderated, so please see the rules before posting and use at your own risk.

2. tang-reuse-sell [at] mit [dot] edu (list homepage)

This list allows residents to sell items to other Tang residents. This list is not moderated, so please see the rules before posting and use at your own risk.

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