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Veterans Day
Holiday

Veterans Day

While not an official university holiday for many students and faculty, Veterans Day was still observed by many on and off campus.

Veterans Day
University

Between Classes, Students Celebrate Veterans Day

From commemorative tours to church services and stadium runs, Harvard affiliates found their own ways to honor veterans Tuesday.

Peace Sit-in
Holiday

Peace Sit-in

Harvard chaplains and supporters organized a silent sit-in advocating for peace in front of the Science Center on Veterans Day.

Drinky Drink: Spooky Cocktails
Food and Drink

Drinky Drink: Spooky Cocktails

There’s a cat in one corner, Steve Jobs in another, a pair of life-size salt and pepper shakers across from you. Obscene amounts of candy amass on top of tables and your roommates have decorated the common room with orange and black streamers. This means it’s Halloween and Halloween calls for some spooky alcoholic drinks. Here are some of FM’s favorites:

Holiday

Ghost Stories for the Disturbed 02138 Mind

It’s not easy being a 400 year-old plaything to 6,700 undergraduates. Unable to escape the brutal nightly hazings by intoxicated freshman, tormented by the inferiority complex that comes from being used quite literally as a “john,” and gloomy from serving as the running inside joke around campus, the ghost of the John Harvard statue has lost a lot of spirit. To compensate for his nightly humiliations, the John Harvard statue ghost looks for sources of validation. He attracts countless legions of tourists to mindlessly photograph his statuesque physique. He lures the uninitiated into caressing his golden toe. And yet, in the end, all his ghoulish efforts somehow still leave him feeling hollow inside.

Rosh Hashanah
On Campus

Rosh Hashanah

Members of the Jewish community at Harvard gather Wednesday night to eat and celebrate Rosh Hashanah at Hillel.

Earth Day Bonanza
Environment

Earth Day Bonanza

The Earth Day Bonanza, sponsored by the Harvard Office for Sustainability, Harvard Law School, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University Housing, Harvard Real Estate, and Harvard Graduate School of Education, featured raffles, freebies, and games on Tuesday afternoon.

Earth Day Bonanza
On Campus

Today in Photos (04/23/2014)

pfister bunny
Holiday

pfister bunny

Happy Pfister Sunday! Enjoy Flyby's Pfister egg hunt in the Yard!

pfister bunny
Holiday

Happy Pfister Sunday!

As students have come to appreciate, Dean Donald H. Pfister is a unique man with his own way of doing things. In his honor, Flyby proudly presents the schedule for the first ever Pfister Sunday:

Responding to Drug Use
Research

You Might Want To Read This Study Before 4/20

Before indulging in any sins on the most holy day of the Christian calendar, you might want to check out a recent study, which found that even casual marijuana use, or smoking at least once a week, may lead to significant changes in the brain.

Holi
College

Holi 2014

St Patrick's Day Parade
Boston

Drunk in Southie: St. Patrick's Day Recap

I was lucky enough to make it to Irish Pride central last Sunday for the parade, so if you couldn’t make it to Southie, here’s a little play-by-play of what you missed.

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Harvard Square

Flyby's Guide to Last-Minute Date Places in the Square

You were too excited about finally having a date on this usually tragic holiday that you forgot to actually plan the date. No worries—Flyby has your back. Here are some last-minute suggestions for Valentine’s Day spent in Harvard Square.

Valenine's Day
Holiday

V-Day Gift for your Hookup

Getting gifts for Valentines Day has always been complicated (do you use debit or credit?) but the Hookup Culture has made the situation even more difficult. You shouldn’t buy anything that comes off as too clingy, but then again, you probably shouldn’t be buying anything at all. Luckily, I am here with some helpful advice.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads