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Rally for Transgender Rights
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Rally for Transgender Rights

Jonathan S. Roberts ‘17 speaks during the Trans Rights Rally on Monday outside of Mass. Hall. The rally protested Trump administration’s decision to remove federal protection for transgender students, and called for Harvard’s support.

Book Talk: The Battle for Syria
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Book Talk: The Battle for Syria

Christopher Phillips, senior lecturer at the University of London, discusses his latest book “The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East.”

Fire in Winthrop
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Fire in Winthrop

The wall insulation of the upper floors of Winthrop House caught on fire today and spread to the roof and walls. No injuries were reported.

Book Talk: The Battle for Syria
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Photos of the Day 2.27.17

Rihanna Event
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Rihanna Event

The face that has been overtaking your Facebook newsfeed.

Rihanna Event
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ICYMI: Rihanna Is Blessing Us With Her Presence

We're not sure how you could have missed it, but Rihanna will be in our midst next week. Get excited, but more important, get prepared. We have all the info you need to score some face time with this legend.

Roy Scranton
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Roy Scranton

Roy Scranton, an assistant professor of English at Notre Dame, gives a talk entitled "Arctic Ghosts: Ecocruising the Death Spiral" at CGIS Wednesday night. The presentation was sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center.

Textbooks at The Coop
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Textbooks at The Coop

“I am so pleased this is finally happening,” Undergraduate Council President Yasmin Z. Sachee ’18 said about the Q Guide now including textbook prices. “I hate to see textbook costs as sometimes an inhibition for students when considering what courses they will take.”

Dreamporte Student
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Dreamporte Student

A student tries on a virtual reality headset, as a part of Dreamporte. Dreamporte is a student group at Harvard that aims to bring virtual reality into classrooms at middle schools.

Leslie Jones at Harvard
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Leslie Jones at Harvard

Leslie Jones, a cast member and writer for Saturday Night Live, performs in Sanders Theater on Friday night.

Architectural Ethnography
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Architectural Ethnography

A model of an office and surrounding landscape are part of an exhibit, Architectural Ethnography, by Atelier Bow-Wow, in Gund Hall at the GSD. The exhibit runs until March 5.

Mapping Asia
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Mapping Asia

The central piece in Harvard University Asia Center’s “Mapping Asia” exhibit in CGIS South visually anchors a variety of smaller maps. The exhibit aims to highlights the dilemmas of historical and contemporary cartography of the region.

VR and Entrepreneurship
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VR and Entrepreneurship

Students pass around a virtual reality headset to try on during a Harvard AR/VR Student Alliance event last Wednesday. The event, “VR and Entrepreneurship with _Underscore.VC” attracted over 30 attendees.

Harvard Yard in 360
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Glimpses of a New Reality

From the VES department to the i-lab, Harvard students and faculty are beginning to explore the potential of virtual reality, a new technology with the potential to create immersive environments. As challenges persist, many wonder whether the medium will transform reality as we know it or simply remain a novelty.

Ghungroo
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Ghungroo

Leaders of Ghungroo, Nisha T. Swarup ‘18 and Vinay S. Iyengar ‘18, stand in front of Agassiz House. The annual dance event, Ghungroo, will happen next weekend.