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MIT website reports death of medical student

A former Rhodes Scholar and first-year medical student at the joint Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology program has died, according to a statement posted on MIT’s website.

The family of Eliana Hechter reported her death to school officials Thursday morning, according to the statement, which did not specify when or how she died.

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