MIT Celebrates ‘Pi Day’ With Star Wars-Themed Video
DevNull127 writes: MIT has a long-standing custom. High faculty seniors who’ve been accepted into subsequent yr’s class at MIT are knowledgeable on Pi Day (March 14th — that’s, three/14). And every year there’s additionally a slick video touting the URL the place college students can test whether or not they’ve been admitted. (Last yr’s video documented a large undertaking that concerned 30 sacks of charcoal plus a number of hundred kilos of — no, that may be telling…)
But in 2018 Dean of Admissions Stu Schmill appeared in a Star Wars-themed video titled “The Last Dean.” (The 2017 video had additionally paid homage to a different Disney franchise…) So for 2020, MIT’s video returned once more to their model of Star Wars universe.
Congratulations to the category of 2024!
Even America’s National Security Agency bought into the Pi Day enjoyable this yr, daring readers on Twitter to attempt to crack the code hidden on this sentence:
“Now, I make a tasty delicious or hidden treat and share messages decrypted through numbering…”