Fresh Feet on the Field

  Fresh Feet on the Field First-years drive the Crimson’s success during the women’s lacrosse season opener   By LIZZIE GUMMER   All facets of this Sunday afternoon came together in perfect harmony this weekend for the Harvard Women’s Lacrosse team to excel in their opening game against Niagara. Warmer weather than the week prior paired with a long weekend holiday made for the ideal conditions for Harvard to take on the first official play day of the 2020 season.  A moderate but enthusiastic crowd of parents, friends, and fans alike came across the river to Jordan Field to catch …

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Exclusions May Apply

  Exclusions May Apply How our modern culture’s obsession with commercialization curtail inclusivity on Valentine’s Day   By MIMI TARRANT   As the month of February begins, so does the build-up to one of the most secretly controversial days of the year: Valentine’s Day. Revered by some and dreaded by others, Valentine’s Day continues to split opinion. Both its origin and continued celebration can draw divided opinions. The history of Valentine’s Day remains unclear—some sources link the day to Lupercalia in the Roman era, where women would be whipped and paired off with men in the name of fertility. Nevertheless, …

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