Lamont

Lamont girl
On Campus

Lamont girl

We've all been there—and "there" is a Lamcaf, with a paper that you don't want to do.

Lamont Bag Check
Lamont

Lamont Bag Check

A Harvard affiliate leaves Lamont Library with her bag unchecked.

Editorials

Beyond the Bag Checkers

No longer must we suffer the indignity of opening both our laptop case and every single pocket on our backpack—even the small one where we keep our gum or phone charger.

Lamont

Harvard Ends Bag Checks at Lamont Library

This is a BFD: Lamont has eliminated the bag-check system.

Dreamcatcher
Lamont

FM Imagines: Harvard Yard of Broken Dreams

Welcome to the dream journal of a sleep-deprived freshman. She may or may not wake up in Lamont more often than she does in her own dorm room.

Studying Atop Widener Steps
FlyBy Blog

Drop Lamont, Study Better

Studying in your room is impossible when you have a bed right there calling your name. And stop lying to yourself—you’re not getting any work done in Lamont Cafe. So, as finals season creeps toward us, scope out some of these alternative study spaces.

Police in Lamont
Student Life

An Open Letter to Our Favorite Lamonster

We all have that one friend who has buried themselves in Lamont during reading period. We're starting to get worried about ours...

Lamont Reserves
Books

Lamont Reserves

Employees work in the Lamont Library reserves.

lamont cafe boardplus swipe
Flyby Quote

Freshmen on Their Last BoardPlus Swipe

When you've reached the end of your "free" money from Harvard, what do you do?

HUCTW
On Campus

HUCTW

A sticker for the Harvard Union of Clerical and Technical Workers reads “Solidarity-Negotiation-Progress” near the bag-checking station at Lamont Library on Nov. 10. 2015.

College

Which Humanities Theses Are Fake and Which Are Real?

​As hard as it is to research an obscure thesis topic for months and write it up in a meager 100 or so pages, titling said thesis is likely the hardest part of the whole endeavor. The more esoteric the topic, the more amusing the title (we assume). FM scoured Lamont’s shelves to find the most entertaining humanities thesis titles. We threw in a few of our own creations just to keep you on your toes. Happy guessing! And if you wrote one of these...Well, you’ve got at least one question right by default!

Law School Night in Lamont
College

Law School Night in Lamont

A student speaks to a representative from Harvard Law School at the Law School Night Wednesday evening. The event, jointly organized by Harvard Student Agencies and the Office of Career Services, served to provide a single, convenient space for students to hear from and connect with a variety of law schools. Commenting on the high attendance that night, event organizer Ingrid Y. Li ‘17 said, “It’s amazing to see the rejuvenation of interest in law at Harvard.”

Early Night
On Campus

Early Night

Students exit Lamont Library on Monday evening.

College

Ec Question Center Still on Lookout for Students

The EQC, which debuted without much traffic last semester, was designed to serve as a central hub for tutoring in select foundational economics courses.

Edible Books Festival
Books

Edible Books Festival