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Doug Melton Stem Cells
Health

Melton Lab Cells Could Help Cure Type 1 Diabetes

A team of Harvard researchers developed a scalable technique for creating human insulin-producing beta cells in vitro, a huge stride towards an effective treatment for type 1 diabetes.

Eliot House Courtyard View
Undergraduate Council

Following Dispute, Eliot Strikes Last-Minute Accord with UC on HoCo Funding

Eliot House Committee leaders agreed midday Thursday to allow their proposed budget to be published by the Undergraduate Council alongside other House committee budgets, but only after a tense back-and-forth.

Pep Rally
On Campus

Pep Rally

Eliot House students celebrate outside their House before storming the Yard on the morning of Housing Day.

Getting Ready
On Campus

Getting Ready

Eliot House students tie on their spirit gear before storming the Yard on the morning of Housing Day.

Housing Day: Eliot
On Campus

Housing Day: Eliot

An Eliot House student prepares to storm the Yard on the morning of Housing Day.

Pep Rally
Eliot

Housing Day Shadow: Eliot

The ice crunches beneath my feet as I follow my roommates out into the middle of Eliot courtyard. It’s surprisingly bright out for 6:30 a.m., and some combination of adrenaline and the traditional Housing Day mimosa I consumed in one of the party suites robs the frigid wind of its sting. We stand with our backs to each other and shout at the surrounding walls. “Good morning Eliot! It’s Housing Day! It’s Housing Day! Get up, get up, get up!” We stand still for a moment, watching as lights start to pop on in the windows that line the courtyard. Eliot is waking up.

Kirkland

Baby Squirrel Deals with Attachment Issues

The baby squirrel that has been frequenting Kirkland Courtyard of late does not appear to have made any strides in his development of self-dependency. In addition to continued displays of freakish domestication and unnatural levels of comfort around humans, the baby squirrel is now laying claim to backpacks and does not appear to be leaving any time soon.

Alternative Yardfest in Eliot Courtyard
College

Alternative Yardfest in Eliot Courtyard

Local hip-hop and soul artist Shea Rose and her band perform at a concert in the Eliot House courtyard. The concert was arranged as an alternative to the Yardfest concert featuring Tyga.

Student Life

Alternative Yardfest Concert Draws Small but Supportive Crowd

A small but supportive crowd came out to see local hip hop and soul artist Shea Rose perform at a concert in the Eliot House courtyard Saturday night that began at the same time rapper Tyga took the stage at Yardfest in Tercentenary Theater.

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On Campus

Meet Shea Rose, Eliot's Saturday Headliner

Tyga got you down? You're not alone. Eliot House is hosting an alternative to Yardfest, featuring a performance by the up-and-coming hip hop and soul artist Shea Rose. On Saturday, doors—or gates, rather—to the Eliot courtyard open at 6:30, and Rose goes on at 7:00.

Annenberg Housing Day
House Life

Annenberg Housing Day

Upperclass students cheer on freshmen as they walk through the house tables.

Housing Day 2013
College

Housing Day 2013

Eliot House
On Campus

Eliot House

Eliot

Scrutiny

So You Think You Can Tutor?

“If you were going to an LGBT drag party, who would you dress up as?”

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint
Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time