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Running Away with Records
Features

Gabby Thomas Remains "Chill" Despite Historic Track Success

Last July, only one Harvard athlete qualified for multiple events at the U.S. Olympic Trials. Her name was Gabby Thomas. At the time, she was barely finished her freshman year in Cambridge. “It’s something that’s hard to do when you’re at her level," said freshman and fellow sprinter Karina Joiner. "Being able to come back to college, after national meets and all the events, and still being so chill.”​

Running Away with Records
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Running Away with Records

Thomas, pictured here at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, holds Harvard records in the indoor 60-, 200-, and 300-meter dashes, as well as in the 4x400 relay. The Florence, Mass., native has competed for the podium all outdoor season and even captured the Ivy League's 100-meter record at the Florida Relays.

Golf Feature
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Golfers Battle Inclement Weather Throughout Spring Season

With Boston snows hindering the outdoor practices of the golf teams, the group makes use of the school’s indoor facilities to prepare for the upcoming Ivy League Championships.

Hot Shot
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Malone Makes NHL Debut; Moy, Esposito Sign Pro Contracts

Less than 48 hours after Harvard bowed out of the Frozen Four, Malone received the opportunity of a lifetime—a chance to suit up for his hometown team, the Buffalo Sabres.

Hunt or Be Hunted
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Wrestling Season Comes to an End — Or Does It?

For many wrestlers, the offseason is long because it is not truly off. Depending how you look at it, wrestling either never stops or rarely starts. Months of practice time overshadow minutes of live action.

Hear Her Harvard
College

Visions of Feminism

While “Hear Her Harvard” was ostensibly all about women at Harvard, it raised questions about the legitimacy and inclusivity of the supporting organizations’ feminism.

Food Markets in Harvard Square
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The Cambridge Food Conundrum

Despite the variety of stores in Harvard Square, the surrounding area is largely devoid of grocery stores and supermarkets.

Nadya Okamoto
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Nadya Okamoto

Nadya Okamoto ’20—the founder and executive director of Camions of Care, an organization dedicated to supporting menstrual hygiene—lives in Canaday.

Nadya Okamoto
College

Students Work to Raise Awareness of Feminine Hygiene

A number of students are working on campus and locally as part of larger movement around the nation to address women’s health and hygiene issues.

Barbara Lewis
College

More than Just the Therapy

At a time when issues of mental health are prominent on campus, both students and health administrators understand the need for a diverse counseling staff, but recognize the difficulties of achieving that goal.

Nadeem Mazen at danger!awesome
City Politics

Nadeem Mazen at danger!awesome

Nadeem Mazen, a Cambridge City Councillor, poses for a photo at his startup called danger!awesome in Central Square. Mazen graduated from MIT in 2006 and founded his startup shortly after.

Year in Photos: Housing Day
College

House Life Survey Part II: Advising and Facilities

Results of a recent Crimson survey indicate that most students are generally satisfied with House resources, although they may not be involved with their residences day-to-day.

MIT-admissions
College

Going the Extra Mile: Students Trek to MIT for Alternative Courses

While College students account for only 96 seats in classes at MIT, more students could be inclined to go the mile down Massachusetts Avenue for classes in the future.

Steering Committee Discusses FOP's Future
College

FOP’s Struggle With Diversity

Leaders of FOP’s steering committee both past and present are candid about the struggles they face in addressing the dearth of diversity within the program, citing a score of both institutional and social barriers as obstacles of closing that gap.

At Work in the Arts Cafe
College

At Work in the Arts Cafe

Gabby D. Aguirre '17 prepares for her shift at the Barker Center's Arts Cafe on Wednesday afternoon.