Mileage reimbursement rate increases
Effective Jan. 1, the mileage reimbursement rate at the Institute for the use of private automobiles for business travel will increase from $0.37 to $0.40 based on IRS regulations. Travel ending on or after Jan. 1 will be reimbursed at the new rate. Travel ending on or before Dec. 31 will be reimbursed at the old rate of $0.37.
Credit union seeks candidates
The MIT Federal Credit Union (MITFCU) is looking for members who would like to run for election to its board of directors. An election will be held early in 2005 to fill three open positions on the nine-member board. Directors serve three-year terms.
The credit union is a member-owned, nonprofit financial cooperative dedicated to improving members' lives. Credit unions are the only democratically controlled financial institutions in the United States. Credit union members elect a volunteer board of directors to oversee the work and make decisions with the members' best interest at heart. Unlike banks, credit unions have no stockholders; their directors are not paid. Members of the MITFCU are also the owners of the credit union. Any credit union member who is interested in serving on the MITFCU board of directors, should contact John Matarese at (978) 372-1759 or email@example.com by Dec. 23.
Two cent copies today
CopyTech is offering Two Cent Copy Day today, Dec. 8, in all three CopyTech locations. Self-service copying on regular 8.5 x 11 white paper will be 2 cents per impression. Employees will be available to help with last minute presentation and thesis work. CopyTech centers are located in Room 11-004, Room E52-045 and on the first floor of the Stratton Student Center.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on December 8, 2004 (download PDF).