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Will OS provide a reference for me when I apply for MIT?

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  1. Hero
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    I don't see why they wouldn't. Maybe you should ask Preetha personally.

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  2. modphysnoob
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    but it won't carry any merit

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  3. Hero
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    You don't know that for sure. OS already has connections with MIT.

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  4. modphysnoob
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    It is connected with MIT OCW, not the university as a whole

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    I suppose you know all of Preetha's colleagues.

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  6. Hero
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    I think you're underestimating the amount of pull Preetha has. You should double-check to see who is helping fund this site.

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  7. Hero
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    Also remember that more than one person can give a recommendation. There are several admin out there who probably wouldn't mind backing Parth. And they have pretty good credentials.

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    If you think MIT don't know who or what OS is, you're mistaken.

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  9. modphysnoob
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    nope, I am pretty sure MIT admission office wouldn't even know of this site

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  10. Hero
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    Wow bro, you're such a negative thinker. You should talk to somebody about that.

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  11. modphysnoob
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    plus getting recommendation from a site wouldn't give you much of an advantages. Much better he gets it from his school and teacher

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  12. Hero
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    And of course he will...

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  13. modphysnoob
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    nope

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  14. Hero
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    Is "no, nope, and don't" your response to every inquiry?

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  15. modphysnoob
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    to ones such as yours, yes

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    OMG bro...stop it...

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  17. modphysnoob
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    stop what? utilizing logic?

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    No disrespect bro, but you come off as a mad hater.

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    he is better off getting recommendation from his own school/teacher which is based on both common sense and what MIT itself says http://mitadmissions.org/apply/freshman/recommendations Recommendation from this site wouldn't help is all I am saying; Just a friendly advice to him; Still do not understand why you feel the need to obtrude

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  20. Dean.Shyy
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    Asking for a reference from OPENSTUDY is like asking for a reference from OPENCOURSEWARE. A reference is a type of document that involves someone who knows your background on a work or academic level, and also a personal level. If references were that easy, especially asking for it for a reputable school, then I believe everyone would do it. This has nothing to do with negativity or what not.

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  21. ParthKohli
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    Haha, thanks for the help :-)

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  22. Preetha
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    Parth, I will write you a letter for MIT! It will be from me, as CEO of OpenStudy.

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  23. ParthKohli
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    @Preetha Thanks!

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  24. mathslover
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    @Preetha , will it be for everyone or just for distinguished members?

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    well im a first year grad student at harvard , studying computer science 1. MIT does know about this FYI and admission departement has nothing to do with OS. 2. Indeed a letter of recommendation from preetha CAN put a heavy weight on resume and profile docs but CANNOT guarantee admission, it is highly competitive. 3. it depends on your academic background and SAT score+ personal interview. 4. after this you if you get through, then HAHAHAHAHAHA be ready to work your A off and forget the word 'sleep' there is no such word and be ready to face, words like frustration , aggravation and annoyed. 5. this is all hope that helps you out @parthkohli ..good luck

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  26. lovemenplayhard
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    and it is very nice of @preetha to help you :) good luck fella

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    *department **if you sorry for mistakes imma kinda sleepy

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