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Faust Continues Advocacy on Immigration, Higher Ed Act

Faust at 2021 Convocation

​Amid turmoil in Washington over immigration reform, Harvard administrators are pushing for legislation securing legal protections for undocumented students and staff.

Harvard College Faith and Action

College Places HCFA On ‘Probation’ After Group Barred Student in Same-Sex Relationship from Leadership

​The College has placed Harvard College Faith and Action on “administrative probation” for a year after the organization pressured a female member of its student leadership to resign in September following her decision to date a woman.

Barreira Explains Student Health Insurance Options and Changes

Paul J. Barreira

​Harvard University Health Services Director Paul J. Barreira said in an interview earlier this month he thinks students don’t fully understand their health insurance options.

Republican Tax Plan Could Mean Added Business Income Tax for Harvard

Capitol Building

​Hidden in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed last year is a change in the way taxes are calculated for nonprofits that could lead to increased expenses for Harvard.

Dean Donoff: A Dental School Fixture Across Decades

Bruce Donoff

​Harvard School of Dental Medicine Dean R. Bruce Donoff jokes that his biggest accomplishment is making 80 percent of the University aware his school exists.

Faust Talks Impact of Endowment Tax

Returns and Endowment Size (FY2006-FY2016) Graph

University President Drew G. Faust said the unprecedented endowment tax will have a "pretty significant" impact on funding for Harvard initiatives.

To Address Traffic Congestion, Allston Considers Designated Bus Lanes

Honk if You Hate Traffic

​Amid traffic congestion concerns, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is considering a trial run of a designated bus lane connecting West and South Allston.

College Places HCFA On ‘Probation’ After Group Barred Student in Same-Sex Relationship from Leadership

​The College has placed Harvard College Faith and Action on “administrative probation” for a year after the organization pressured a female member of its student leadership to resign in September following her decision to date a woman.

Dean Donoff: A Dental School Fixture Across Decades

Bruce Donoff

​Harvard School of Dental Medicine Dean R. Bruce Donoff jokes that his biggest accomplishment is making 80 percent of the University aware his school exists.

Faust Talks Impact of Endowment Tax

Returns and Endowment Size (FY2006-FY2016) Graph

University President Drew G. Faust said the unprecedented endowment tax will have a "pretty significant" impact on funding for Harvard initiatives.

Extension School Expands Online Course Offerings

The Extension School has grown its online course catalog significantly over the past few years, according to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.

East Meets West: 88rising Comes to Harvard

​88rising founder Sean Miyashiro and Chinese hip-hop group Higher Brothers came to campus Thursday afternoon to discuss Asian hip-hop and cultural appropriation.

OPINION

Editorials

A Path Past Hate

Everyone in the club involved in this decision should step down as part of their apology and their commitment to creating a Christian group where all students of faith feel welcome.

Op-Eds

Harvard-Honored Humanitarian Oversees Ethnic Cleansing

While the Harvard Foundation’s statement condemning Suu Kyi is welcome, it is much too little, much too late.

FM

1 Bus

Who Is She? An Investigative Report of the Route 1 Bus

My favorite: 'Jeffrey doesn’t do buses alone. He can’t. He won’t. But unfortch Jenna C. (my bus ‘buddy’) was busy and I had to suck it up and ride the steel cage of trash all by my lonesome.'

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ARTS

Poetry and Race

Dissecting Whiteness in the American Poetic Canon with Claudia Rankine

Rankine, the author of “Citizen: An American Lyric,” examined the way whiteness pervades American culture, and how this dominance is so often ignored by canonical white writers.

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‘Before Projection’ Re-examines an Overlooked Art Form

The show serves as a reminder of the close relationship between artistic practice and technological advancement.

BORNS at the House of Blues

BØRNS Brings Sugary Synth-Pop Magic to House of Blues

“Is it us? Or is it just supernatural?” BØRNS croons in “Supernatural.” Neon pink lights illuminate a leafy green backdrop behind him. White strobe flickers in the back. The song is about a relationship, rather than a person, but one can’t help wonder whether the singer himself exudes a certain supernatural, alien energy.

SPORTS

Softball

No Grit, No Glory

During the lengthy time Allard has spent at the helm, one will notice grit is one of the team’s ever-present themes, from preseason practices in the bubble, to the grind of the regular season, to postseason play.

Baseball

Pitch Perfect

It’s hard to say that the Crimson has sky-high expectations for this spring, but it’s also hard to say that the team doesn’t expect to build upon the upwards trajectory that has been years in the making.

Softball

Redemption Tour

Despite earning second in the preseason poll and finishing as the Ivy League runner-up in consecutive years, Harvard has its sights set on an Ivy League Championship Series victory by season's end.

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