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College

Poetry by the Charles

Afternoon sunshine twinkles off the Charles River’s tiny blue waves and warms the grass on its shores. Beneath the nearby trees, students lay out on towels with their laptops and textbooks. Some people on the walking path seem hurried, others are enjoying a leisurely jog or stroll. Several, however, have stopped to read the mysterious string of poems stapled to a nearby tree.

Charles River Run
Boston

Charles River Run

Residents run along the Charles River on a leisurely Sunday morning as the previous week's intense humidity abated.

At Water's Edge
Boston

At Water's Edge

A boat rests at Long Wharf-North in Boston in June.

Sand Sculpting
Visual Arts

Sand Sculpting

A sand castle stands at the annual Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival, which lasted from July 18th to July 20th. The Festival attracted a wide variety of locals and tourists throughout the weekend.

Reading on the Bank
Boston

Reading on the Bank

Yohann Jouin-Sellez reads a book on the Boston side of the Charles River in mid-July. A french native, he now lives in Boston.

Winter in the Summer
Boston

Winter in the Summer

The view up of the intersection of Tremont and Winter streets near Boston Common on a hot Sunday afternoon in July. Many tourists and locals visit Boston Common during the summer to walk the Freedom Trail or sit in the park.

Winter in the Summer
Music

Summer in Boston 2014

Harvard Club
Boston

Harvard Club

The Harvard Club of Boston is located in Boston's Back Bay neighborhood.

Boston

Suspect Apprehended After Alleged Sexual Assault at Arboretum

A 23-year-old man was arrested last Friday on charges of aggravated rape and armed robbery in connection with an alleged sexual assault on the grounds of Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum in Jamaica Plain.

Rally Outside the Doubletree
Labor

National Union Members Descend on DoubleTree for Protest

Hundreds gathered last Wednesday to advocate for the unionization of the hotel’s workers. Many on hand noted that the rally was by far the largest yet in support of the workers.

Allston

Plans for Potential Allston Rail Station Tabled

Citing budgetary concerns, MassDOT spokesperson Mike Verseckes told The Boston Globe on Tuesday that the proposed rail station, “West Station,” has been delayed, but not cancelled entirely.

Student Life

Dating for Extra Credit At BC

When Dave Griffin's date showed up at The Sinclair for her second date with Dave Griffin, what she didn't know was that besides her aforementioned suitor's genuine interest in her, he'd had other reasons for asking her out.

Holy Hour at St. Paul
Religion

Catholic Community and Its Supporters Gather for Prayer and Protest in Face of Black Mass

Across campus, members of the Harvard and greater Boston community gathered to protest the planned reenactment of the Satanic black mass.

Bombay Bicycle Club
Music

Bombay Bicycle Club

Bombay Bicycle Club lead singer Jack Steadman performs the song "It's Alright Now." The English indie rock band performed at the Royale in Boston on Tuesday night.

The 1975
Music

The 1975

The 1975 lead singer Matty Healy performs the song "The City." The English alternative rock band performed at the Royale in Boston on Saturday night.

GSD picture
Visual Arts

Intelligent Design: Negotiating the Identity of the Architecture Track

django unchained scene
Visual Arts

Script Doctors

Harvard vs. Yale
Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven

Books
Academics

Freshman Survey Part III: Inside the Classroom and Out