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Academics

Section Size Cap Endorsed by Six More Faculty Groups, Discussed at Town Hall

The endorsements bring the number of departments and programs that have expressed support for the campaign to 15, all of which are in the humanities and social sciences.

Academics

Seniors George, Hagen Win Prestigious Marshall Scholarships

For Michael C. George ’14-’15 and Anna A. Hagen ’15, this year’s Harvard recipients of Marshall Scholarships, the chance to attend post-graduate studies in the United Kingdom is both surprising and humbling.

David Malan and CS50
Computer Science

David Malan and CS50

Professor David J. Malan lectures on the role of the binary number system in computer science at the first CS50 lecture of the school year in Sanders Theater.

Rhodes Winner Fritzi Reuter
Lowell

Rhodes Winner Fritzi Reuter

Former Lowell House resident Fritzi Reuter '14 has been named one of two winners of the 2015 Rhodes Scholarship for Germany.

Singing in the Square
Music

Today in Photos (12/1/2014)

Rhodes Winner Fritzi Reuter
College

Reuter ’14 Joins Ranks of 2015 Rhodes Scholars

The former Lowell House resident will study at Oxford next fall and plans to pursue an M.Phil in economics.

Ben Sprung-Keyser
Academics

Ben Sprung-Keyser

Ben D. Sprung-Keyser '15 is an economics concentrator in Kirkland House.

Ruth Fong
Academics

Ruth Fong

Ruth C. Fong '15 is a computer science concentrator in Mather House.

Ruth Fong
College

Fong and Sprung-Keyser Named Rhodes Scholars

This is the smallest number of Rhodes Scholars since 2006, when no Harvard undergraduates won.

History of Science

Professor Wins History of Science Award

The Sarton Medal is awarded every year to a scholar from the international community and is considered one of the highest honors in the history of science field.

PBK Breakdown
Academics

PBK Breakdown

PBK Breakdown
College

Phi Beta Kappa Announces 'Senior 48'

Five of the seniors concentrate in Social Studies, which was the most common major among the inductees.

College

Controversial Study Photographed 29 Courses in Total

Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching researchers photographed students in 29 courses during a controversial attendance study last spring, the researchers said Thursday when pressed to disclose the exact number of courses studied.

Academics

Declaration of Concentration

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for a sophomore to commit to a concentration, mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the concentration.

Steve Ballmer Gives Back
College

Today In Photos (11/13/2014)

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

OKWELOGU
Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

Protest
Columns

Reconstruction 3.0