Crimson History

A glimpse of Harvard's hallowed antiquity, as preserved in the pages of The Crimson.

75 YEars ago

Roberts Favors Harvard Adoption of English Subdivision of University

The suggestion made by the Student Council Committee on Education that the overgrown Harvard undergraduate body might with advantage be divided into groups analogous to the colleges of Oxford and Cambridge is worthy of serious consideration by the graduates who must have been well aware that the growth of the College during the last 25 years has been too rapid to permit satisfactory internal adjustments to keep pace...

—April 16, 1926

50 YEars ago