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  • Thanksgiving will be Televised

    An exploration of the portrayal of Thanksgiving in popular culture and art. Within the confines of the great and storied calendar of holidays that make up the American recreational canon, Thanksgiving occupies a unique place. Though certainly not of the same obscure ilk of federally legislated and popularly neglected holidays such as President’s Day and… [Read More...]

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  • A Rhodes to Remember

    Chatting with Rhodes winner and visionary computer scientist Ruth Fong ’15. The Rhodes Trust announced the 2014 Rhodes scholarship winners on Saturday, November 22. Three Harvard students made it to the list – Ben D. Sprung Keyser ’15 (Economics, Kirkland), Ruth Fong ’15 (Computer Science, Mather), and Fritzi Reuter ’14 (Economics, Lowell). The announcement, for… [Read More...]

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  • Muscle Milk Mike

    True stories from Hemenway Gym. I don’t know how you convince yourself to go to the gym, but my preferred technique is self-deception. When I use the elliptical, I always enter my weight at 300 lbs. Factoring in my massive size, the machine calculates I’m burning more than 900 calories in 30 minutes. Hey, it… [Read More...]

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  • Playing the Field

    Your guide to guys at The Game. For many of Harvard students, Harvard-Yale is their only exposure to football of the year. Many of my friends don’t actually care about the nuances of the sport and instead ask me, “What should I know about the players? Like, can you tell me who is ok to… [Read More...]

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  • Not Just Football

    Other Crimson matchups against Yale. By CHRIS RILEY This week, Harvard students anxiously await “The Game,” and the excuse to use Harvard and Yale’s football teams as justification to pretend that they go to a normal college for one weekend. For the edification of those who have yet to leave Lamont for the first time… [Read More...]

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  • The Game, This Game, Our Game

    Notable moments in the history of the H-Y rivalry. While there are many rivalries between Harvard and Yale (for example, Harvard leads 5-3 in number of presidents), there is one rivalry that rises above all else and consumes the spirit of November. Anticipation has been mounting steadily all fall and the long–awaited occasion is now… [Read More...]

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An Atypical Night at the Museum

The excitement and splendor of the Harvard Art Museums Student Opening By HERDA XHAFERAJ Thursday, November 6th, was an atypical night for the many curious Harvard students who patiently waited in line for tickets … (full post)

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Shedding a New Light on Rothko

The impressive union of art and technology in the new Harvard Art Museums’ inaugural exhibition. In many ways Harvard is the perfect place for innovations in interdisciplinary fields to occur. It is no wonder that … (full post)

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Thanksgiving will be Televised

An exploration of the portrayal of Thanksgiving in popular culture and art. Within the … (full post)

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A Rhodes to Remember

Chatting with Rhodes winner and visionary computer scientist Ruth Fong '15. The Rhodes … (full post)

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Muscle Milk Mike

True stories from Hemenway Gym. I don’t know how you convince yourself to go to the gym, … (full post)

This is (Yale) CS50.

Harvard’s decision to move its more taken class. In the near-final step of what has been a … (full post)

Not Too Different

Some thoughts on acting “Like a Real College.” By CHRIS RILEY “I love the Game! It’s the one … (full post)

Nowhere To Go

Boston's Long Island Shelter abruptly closes. By A CONCERNED GROUP OF HARVARD STUDENTS Imagine … (full post)

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The Game, This Game, Our Game

Notable moments in the history of the H-Y rivalry. While there are many rivalries between Harvard and Yale (for example, Harvard leads 5-3 in number of presidents), there is one rivalry that rises … (full post)

The Playbook

The Indy's Guide to Harvard-Yale Weekend. The game is the one time a year when Harvard and Yale students have the kind of fun most college students across the country have been having every … (full post)

This is (Yale) CS50.

Harvard’s decision to move its more taken class. In the near-final step of what has been a longtime consideration for both schools, Yale faculty voted Thursday to concretely approve the adaptation … (full post)