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Eric Cantor to Serve as Visiting Fellow
IOP

Eric Cantor to Serve as Visiting Fellow

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor addressed the Institute of Politics' JFK Jr. Forum in March 2013. Cantor will be a visiting fellow at the IOP this spring.

Alex Jones on Media and Democracy
Politics

Alex Jones on Media and Democracy

Alex Jones, director of the Harvard Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy, speaks on the role of the media and journalism within a democracy, especially touching upon the history of the First Amendment. The talk was sponsored by the First Parish Church and moderated by Charles Sennott, founder of Global Post.

Senator Elizabeth Warren
Politics

Senator Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts speaks about U.S. politics to a packed audience in Science Center B on Saturday afternoon. Warren spoke at the "Public Interested" Wintersession conference.

Senator Elizabeth Warren
Politics

Senator Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts shares stories from her current career in Science Center B on Saturday afternoon. Warren spoke at the "Public Interested" Wintersession conference.

Politics

Shorenstein Center Names Spring Fellows

Among the six Shorenstein fellows who will join the center for the spring semester are a radio host, a New York Times reporter, and a former U.S. chief technology officer.

Soda Stream Machine
Politics

Soda Stream Machine

Following student group complaints and internal discussions, HUDS has decided to suspend purchases of appliances from Soda Stream, an Israeli company involved in settlement disputes in the West Bank.

Elise M. Stefanik
College

Elise M. Stefanik

Elise M. Stefanik '06, a Republican, became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress this past November.

Peshawar Vigil
Student Groups

Today in Photos (12/16/2014)

Soda Stream Machine
Politics

HUDS Suspends Purchases from Israeli Soda Company

Until last April, HUDS had been purchasing water machines from a company recently acquired by SodaStream, an Israeli company that specializes in do-it-yourself soda and water machines.

Vivek Murphy
Politics

Senate Approves Med School Prof. Murthy as Surgeon General

Though President Barack Obama nominated Murthy for the position in Nov. 2013, conservative members of Congress objected to his history of political activism.

Photographing the Die-In
Student Life

Photographing the Die-In

A protestor takes a photo during a die-in in Central Square on Friday evening as a part of the 'March on Harvard' protest.

Protest in Harvard Square
On Campus

Protest in Harvard Square

Members of the Harvard Community lead a die-in in Harvard Square on Friday evening to protest two recent, separate grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers who killed two unarmed black men.

"Hands Up, Don't Shoot"
On Campus

"Hands Up, Don't Shoot"

Members of the Harvard community chant "hands up don't shoot," at a peaceful protest in the Science Center Plaza in December. The protest brought together students from many Harvard University schools.

Spectating
Politics

Spectating

Cambridge residents spectate the 'March on Harvard' as protesters walked up Western Ave. in December.

Cambridge Police
Student Life

Cambridge Police

Cambridge police officers block traffic on Mass. Ave. as Harvard protesters stage a die-in in December in Central Square.

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
College

The Top 10 Stories of 2014