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Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

U.S. Olympic Committee Terminates Boston Bid

The U.S. Olympic Committee and Boston 2024 organizers terminated Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games on Monday following several months of backlash and major changes to the bid.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Zoning Board Delays Decision on Campus Center Plans

Cambridge residents and members of the board at a public hearing on Thursday expressed mixed opinions of the plans.

Harvard Stadium for 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston 2024 Downsizes Harvard’s Role in Olympic Bid

The change in plans represents a dramatic change from bid documents submitted to the U.S. Olympic Committee in December.

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Harvard No Longer Slated as Boston 2024 Tennis Host

Dorchester’s Harambee Park, not Harvard, would host Olympic and Paralympic tennis if Boston is selected as the host city of the 2024 Summer Games, yet another sign that Harvard’s relationship with the bid is evolving.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Cambridge Planning Board Recommends Campus Center Plans

The unanimous vote to recommend Harvard’s plans to renovate the Smith Campus Center to the city’s Board of Zoning Appeal moves the construction plans one step closer to city approval.

Boston Olympics Tennis Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Tennis Location

DO NOT USE, NOT A TENNIS FIELD OF PLAY

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics 2024

Harvard Ed Portal Opening
Harvard in the City

Harvard Ed Portal Opening

University President Drew G. Faust seated next to Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh at the opening of the Harvard Ed Portal at its new location in Allston in February.

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston's Olympic Bid

Harvard could factor into Boston’s plans for the 2024 Games, but its tumultuous history in Allston has some residents worried.

Harvard-Allston Task Force Meeting
City Politics

An Incomplete Partnership

With Harvard’s developments in Allston approved, neighborhood residents question if their voices are being heard.

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympic Locations 2024

Year in Photos: Shooting at Brigham
Crime

Year in Photos: Shooting at Brigham

Members of the Boston Police Department and Brigham and Women’s Hospital personnel crossed the street away from the Harvard-affiliated hospital’s Shapiro building, where Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson was fatally shot on Jan. 20.

Boston Olympics Natatorium Location
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Boston Olympics Natatorium Location

The proposal for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid plans to build a natatorium off of Western Avenue in Allston.

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location

The proposal for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid plans to use Harvard Stadium for field hockey events.

Boston Olympics Fencing Location
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Boston Olympics Fencing Location

Santa Lucía
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Trading Seasons: Spending Summer Break in a Chile Winter

Adulthood Is Relative
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Adulthood Is Relative

A Taste of Italy 2
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A Taste of Italy: On Milan, Siena, and Studying Abroad

Le Quatorze Juillet
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Le Quatorze Juillet