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Selfie
On Campus

Selfie

A woman uses a 'selfie stick' while photographing Harvard Yard on Wednesday afternoon.

Harvard Today
Harvard Yard

Harvard Today

The John Harvard Statue continues to be a yard favorite.

Harvard Today
Harvard Yard

Harvard Today

Tourists debate which cameras produce the best results.

Serenity Room
On Campus

Serenity Room

The newly opened Serenity Room in the basement of Grays Hall offers commodities such as teas and meditation tapes.

Tobacco-Free Signs
College

Month in, Yard Official Says Smoking Ban Implementation Smooth

The manager of Harvard Yard said she has not heard any reports about hostile or uncooperative responses from either students or tourists.

Indian College Excavations
Anthropology

Undergraduates Begin Excavations in Yard

Undergraduates taking Anthropology 1130: “The Archaeology of Harvard Yard” will be excavating in Harvard Yard for a fifth year as a part of the Harvard Yard Archeology Project.

Freshmen

Didn't we meet at Annenberg?

Composting Initiative
Green

Compost Program Rolls Out for Freshman Dorms

Offices across the College have collaborated to roll out a comprehensive residential composting program in all of the 17 freshman dormitories.

Tobacco-Free Signs
Health

Harvard Yard Goes Tobacco-Free

The use of all forms of tobacco—including cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes, and smokeless tobacco products—has been banned in Harvard Yard.

Crimson Key Society Petting Zoo
Freshmen

Crimson Key Society Petting Zoo

Nayiri Ayanian '18 shows off to her fellow classmates one of the rabbits from the Crimson Key Society-sponsored petting zoo event, held on Sunday afternoon in Harvard Yard.

Crimson Key Society Petting Zoo
Freshmen

Crimson Key Society Petting Zoo

William Wu '18 cradles a black rabbit at the Crimson Key Society-sponsored petting zoo on Tuesday.

Science Center Bomb Threat
Crime

Science Center Bomb Threat

A lone armed guard stands watch in front of evacuated Science Center Saturday morning as police investigate bomb threats.

Authorities at Holworthy
Crime

Authorities at Holworthy

Local authorities leave Holworthy Hall in Harvard Yard after sweeping the building for potential bombs early Saturday afternoon.

Authorities at Holworthy
Crime

Campus Given ‘All Clear’ After Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuations

HUPD Spokesperson Steven G. Catalano announced that campus buildings were safe in an email to the University community shortly before 1 p.m. Catalano wrote that “no information was found to substantiate the threat” but that buildings were nevertheless searched “out of an abundance of caution.”

Harvard Yard

Yardfest 2014

Divest Harvard Assembles
Scrutiny

Arrested Divestment

Echelman string sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting the Town: Boston's Big Art

Boxes
Columns

ISIL is Not the End of the World

Difficulty Defining
Columns

The Difficulty of Defining Difficulty