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Class of 2018: By the Numbers

From legacy status and admissions statistics to political beliefs and sexual experience, The Crimson's second annual survey of Harvard's incoming freshman beings the Class of 2018 into sharper focus.

Semester Brings New Name, Clarifications to Resident Dean Position

The recommendations were the work of an FAS committee that was convened last summer to review the resident dean position.

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Univ. Offers Detailed Plans for Expanded Allston Community Programming, Facility

The new facility will house much of the “transformative” programming promised by the University last fall.

In First Major Speech, Khurana Details Vision

Addressing the Class of 2018 at the annual Convocation ceremony, Khurana called for students to make years at Harvard "transformative."

McKinlock Renovations Draw Praise from Leverett Community

The building is the largest completed renovation to date in the College’s more than $1 billion House Renewal project.

Survey Part I: Get To Know Harvard’s Class of 2018

More than a quarter of surveyed students in the Class of 2018—the most diverse in Harvard College history by some metrics—reported that a member of their immediate or extended family attended the College.

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Survey Part I: Get To Know Harvard’s Class of 2018

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Class of 2018: By the Numbers


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Let Uber Be Ubiquitous

While no car service should be allowed to operate totally unfettered, governments should promote rather than stifle technological innovation and its manifold benefits.


Examining Orientation

We must seek diversity within diversity, and be aware of where we fall short.


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What the BRICS are Building

Council Begins Year with Concessions, New Goals for Student Voice

Undergraduate Council President Gus A. Mayopoulos '15 said it is unlikely that the body will secure more funding during his term.

Professors Launch CS Equivalent to Math 55

The Computer Science Division will offer a new course, Computer Science 125: “Algorithms and Complexity,” as a more advanced alternative to existing theory courses, starting this fall.

Black Students Raise Hands in Solidarity with Slain Mo. Teen

Nearly 200 black Harvard affiliates posed for a group photograph on the steps of Widener Library Sunday evening in solidarity with Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager killed three weeks ago in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Notes From the Equator

I saw my first fireflies in the blue light of the equatorial dusk. But between the hikes and organic food and endemic species, we also were given an idea of the larger issues looming over this ecosystem.



Men's Soccer Looks to Continue Winning Ways

Despite losing All-Ivy performers in Ross Friedman ’14 and Kevin Harrington ’14, the team is confident that it can replace the graduated.


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Shabazz Palaces Raises the Bar on "Lese Majesty"

"Lese Majesty" is a standout album because it meets and exceeds the high standard of creativity to which Shabazz Palaces challenges the entire genre to rise.