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People hear about OpenCourseWare for the first time every day (I see the comments on Twitter!), but can you believe that the idea of OCW was announced 15 years ago?!

Screenshot of a New York Times articleIf you’d like to learn about MIT OpenCourseWare’s origins, read the story in the New York Times that announced the big idea to the world.