Science this week: Rock and roll networking and epigenetics

Tech, Drugs & Rock n’ Roll, promises “an opportunity to network with some of Boston’s most innovative thinkers” to the tunes of The Void Union “a musical collective, brought together by their love of Jamaican music styles.” Sponsored by BU Tech Transfer.  Read more

Students want MIT development plan to consider housing “crisis”

From: Concerns Over the Lack of Graduate Student Housing in the MIT 2030 Plan

Most colleges don’t offer grad student housing. But, most colleges are not in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where it can be a struggle to find an apartment at any price. And while some students might hold a rally calling for more affordable housing, the MIT Graduate Student Council produced a research paper complete with statistical  tables.  Read more