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For Muri, the ‘Boston Strong’ slogan seemed especially applicable.
Joey Phillips of Cuyahoga Falls, USA pauses at mile 21 after reaching the summit of Heartbreak Hill at the 2014 Boston Marathon.
Military Policeman, Derek Wilcox, stands guard. The course had heightened security this year because of the bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon.
Roy Knopp of the USA receives high fives from Boston College students. Every year, multiple colleges throughout Boston give students Marathon Monday off from classes.
Runners push through the course as they come off Heartbreak Hill with five miles to go to the finish line.
Spectators film marathon runners using a GoPro Camera as they cheer from the sidelines of the marathon.
Numerous spectators and runners said that the patriotic spirit and determination following last year’s tragedy made the 2014 marathon particularly memorable.
Among those running the Boston Marathon were Harvard athletes and coaches, including baseball's Kyle Larrow and men's lightweight coach Linda Muri.
Of the 36,000 runners racing this year’s Boston Marathon on Monday, more than two dozen will come from Harvard, either as qualifying runners or through the Harvard College Marathon Challenge.
The IOP hosted a panel featuring, among others, former police commissioner Edward Davis, Wednesday to discuss last year’s Boston Marathon attack.
Members of the Harvard community add to the remembrance walls outside of Memorial Church on Tuesday afternoon.