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Computer Science Professor Seltzer to Leave Harvard

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling

Seltzer has taught at Harvard since 1992; in 2000, she became the one of the first female junior faculty members at Harvard to receive internal tenure in Computer Science.

Fundraiser for Ben Abercrombie

Harvard Affiliates Raise $27,000 for Injured Football Freshman

Over 2,000 Harvard affiliates stopped by El Jefe’s Taqueria Tuesday to participate in a fundraiser for a freshman football player who remains paralyzed after suffering a serious injury.

Senior (Un)common Room

Currier SCR

Some say Senior Common Rooms are characterized by affiliates’ meek involvement, low student engagement, and inconvenient program scheduling.

College Admits 14.5 Percent of Early Applicants to Class of 2022

Dean Fitzsimmons

The College notified 964 students of their acceptance into the Class of 2022 Tuesday, representing 14.5 percent of the 6,630 applicants for early admission.

Due South: Southern Students Post-Harvard

Ladner and Wyville

Students say a number of factors—including job scarcity and political concerns—deter them from making the trek back down South. Others see an opportunity to return to change their home states for the better.

Faust Joins University Presidents’ Alliance Defending Undocumented Students

University President Drew G. Faust

University President Drew G. Faust joined over two dozen university presidents to form a coalition to support undocumented and international students on U.S. campuses.

Students, Alumni Call for Greater Involvement in Presidential Search at Panel

Faculty Club

Harvard affiliates called for greater student and alumni involvement in the search for the University’s next president at a panel discussion Tuesday.

Harvard Affiliates Raise $27,000 for Injured Football Freshman

Over 2,000 Harvard affiliates stopped by El Jefe’s Taqueria Tuesday to participate in a fundraiser for a freshman football player who remains paralyzed after suffering a serious injury.

Due South: Southern Students Post-Harvard

Ladner and Wyville

Students say a number of factors—including job scarcity and political concerns—deter them from making the trek back down South. Others see an opportunity to return to change their home states for the better.

Faust Joins University Presidents’ Alliance Defending Undocumented Students

University President Drew G. Faust

University President Drew G. Faust joined over two dozen university presidents to form a coalition to support undocumented and international students on U.S. campuses.

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NLRB Rules Against Harvard in Student Unionization Appeal

​Harvard may have to hold a new election to determine whether eligible students can form a union after the National Labor Relations Board ruled against the University’s appeal Tuesday.

OPINION

Editorials

Necessary Support for Sanctions

The exceptional circumstances surrounding the sanctions justified this input from the Harvard Corporation.

Op-Eds

When Jokes Aren’t Funny

When you parody the thing you fear, you loosen its control. The exercise of writing satire is my way of taking power, of convincing myself that I have a voice.

FM

Khalil Abdur-Rashid

A Conversation with Harvard’s First Muslim Chaplain

From the Fifteen Minute Magazine: Khalil Abdur-Rashid is four months into his role as the first full-time Muslim chaplain at Harvard University.

The Game

ARTS

Khizr Khan

Khizr Khan Discusses ‘An American Family’ at First Parish Church

A skilled raconteur, Khan captivated event-goers with reflections on his early reverence of the United States, the events leading up to his famed speech, and the upstanding character of his late son Captain Humayun Khan.

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Unpopular Opinion: Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Its lack of character development drags it down tremendously

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Monolith Production’s ‘Shadow of War’ is More(dor) of the Same

Its main draw is a slick combat engine employed to great effect alongside the Nemesis system.

SPORTS

Track and Cross Country

Women's Track and Field Looks to Sprint to an Indoor Track Success

A sprinting squad that was dominated by freshmen and sophomores in 2017 is now managed by most of those same athletes, only with a year more of experience. At the helm of that group is junior sprinter Gabby Thomas. One of the newly elected captains, Thomas has been a menace in the Ivy League for the past two seasons.

Football

El Jefe’s Plans Fundraiser for Injured Football Freshman

On Tuesday, the Harvard Square shop will donate all revenue to the Benson M. Abercrombie '21 Fund, which supports student-athletes who suffer major injuries.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women’s Ice Hockey Stays Strong, Silences Dartmouth

​Coming off a statement win on Saturday against Princeton, Harvard women’s ice hockey looked to keep the momentum going as it traveled to Hanover, NH to face off against Dartmouth. Building off its strong defensive play from the weekend, the Crimson (7-4-1; 5-2-1 ECAC) shutout the Big Green (3-9-0; 1-7-0) 1-0. With the result, Harvard enters its winter break on a high note.