A thousand hand-blown glass pumpkins and gourds in all sizes, shapes and colors will sprout on Kresge Oval Sept. 18. The fourth annual Pumpkin Patch begins with a preview reception on Friday from 5-7 p.m. in front of Kresge Auditorium. The next day, visitors can stroll through the pumpkin patch and purchase their favorite autumnal orb, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. In case of rain, the sale will be held the next day. Prices range from $20 to $200. Browsing is free. Photo / Peter Houk
With over 200 published papers, multiple books, and countless media appearances, Emanuel’s 41 years at MIT have been marked by influential research into hurricane formation and climate change outreach.