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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.

Jodi Goldstein at Harvard Innovation Labs
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Jodi Goldstein at Harvard Innovation Labs

Jodi Goldstein, Managing Director of the Harvard Innovation Labs, assisted with the creation of the new AR/VR Studio at the i-lab. “For a platform that is predicated upon cross-discipline innovation, Harvard should really be a leader,” she said.

Food Trucks at Harvard
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The Secret Life of Harvard's Food Trucks

Despite the competitive nature of the trial period, Stoked Pizza Co. employee Race Ricard says the rivalry has since died off among Plaza food trucks, largely because their cuisines don’t overlap.

Shkreli Protesters
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Shkreli Protesters

Students protest Martin Shkreli outside the Science Center. Shkreli’s appearance on campus sparked controversy, with protester Darshali Vyas citing Shkreli’s 5000 percent price hike of Daraprim, a drug used to treat patients with compromised immune systems, as a reason for her outrage.

Martin Shkreli
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Martin Shkreli

Martin Shkreli speaks in the Science Center on Wednesday night at an event organized by the Harvard Financial Analysts Club. Protesters disrupted the event, standing up, walking out, and encouraging others to move to a “teach-in” panel on AIDS treatment and unethical pharmaceutical practices.

Wasserstein Hall
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Wasserstein Hall

Wasserstein Hall is the student center of the Law School. The Law School dean search committee hosted an open mic forum Wednesday afternoon.

Khizr Khan
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Khizr Khan

Khizr M. Khan discusses the letter that inspired him to take the stage at the 2016 Democratic National Convention at the JFK Jr. Forum at the Harvard Institute of Politics Wednesday night.