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Kerry Washington Woman of the Year 2016
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Kerry Washington Woman of the Year 2016

The Portland Loo
On Campus

The Portland Loo

The Cambridge Department of Public Works anticipates that a stand-alone public toilet in Harvard Square will be complete in the next few weeks.

John Harvard Statue in the Snow
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Photos of the Day (01/24/16)

SEAS Will Move to Allston Science Complex
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After Land Rights Deal, Harvard Continues Allston Expansion

Harvard and railroad company CSX Transportation completed a deal that gave the University full rights to more than 19 acres of Allston land, one of several recent Allston land deals between Harvard, CSX, and the Massachusetts state government.

Antonio Maycott: The Artist in the Square
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Antonio Maycott: The Artist in the Square

Shopping in the Square
On Campus

Shopping in the Square

Shoppers at the 30th annual Harvard Square Holiday Fair browse the many vendors around square this weekend. Local and global vendors sold a wide range of crafts, including jewelry and artwork.

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Student Groups Petition To Revoke Harvard Club’s Name Rights

A group of students, Harvard Club workers, and Unite Here Local 26 union representatives presented University Provost Alan M. Garber '76 with a petition Thursday to revoke the Harvard Club of Boston’s right to use Harvard’s name.

Stein and Students
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Stein and Students

Presumptive Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein ’73 poses for a photo with students at Northeastern’s Million Student March in October.

Stein at the Million Student March
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Stein at the Million Student March

Presumptive Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein ’73 speaks at Northeastern’s Million Student March in October.

Nadeem A. Mazen
City Politics

City Councillor Leads Effort Advocating $15 Minimum Wage

Cambridge City Councillor Nadeem A. Mazen is spearheading an effort to raise Cambridge’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, though it remains unclear whether such a policy shift would affect Harvard.

Students Gather in Porter for Rally
On Campus

Students Gather in Porter for Rally

Students from Harvard and Tufts listen to student leaders from both schools after marching to Porter Square. The event was part of a larger National Student Call to Action, encouraging colleges across the country to organize their own events to bring attention to the continuing problem of racial inequality on college campuses.

Marching to Porter
On Campus

Marching to Porter

A protester raises his fist in solidarity during the march to Porter Square. Students and affiliates from Harvard and Tufts gathered there to show their support for black students across the country in light of recent racially-motivated incidents at the University of Missouri and Yale.

Students at Blackout Rally
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Students at Blackout Rally

Kimiko M. Matsuda-Lawrence ’16 and Jenny A. Gathright ’16 embrace after performing a spoken-word poetry piece during a rally for National Call to Action Day. Members of the Harvard community gathered to march in solidarity with those who have been affected by recent incidents of racism and discrimination on college campuses.

Students March to Porter Square
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Students March to Porter Square

Harvard students and affiliates march to Porter Square to join Tufts in a demonstration against racial inequality on college campuses nationwide.

CrimsonEMS
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CrimsonEMS

CrimsonEMS members with Boston MedFlight helicopter at the 2015 National Collegiate EMS Foundation Regional Meet-Up.

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
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The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

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A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes