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O. Robert Simha

O. Robert Simha was chief planning officer at MIT from 1960 to 2000. He is a founding member of the Society for College and University Planning, and is active as a consultant in planning and management of higher education.

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An Annotated Chronology

This is the story of forty years of MIT campus planning, told by the man who served as chief planning officer during that time. The goal of Robert Simha and his colleagues in the MIT Planning Office was to preserve the qualities that defined MIT while managing resources for the future; this effort, MIT President Charles Vest writes in the foreword, "constitutes an important part of MIT's institutional memory."