Spring

Spring in Quincy
Quincy

Spring in Quincy

Flowers bloom on the ground and on trees in Quincy Courtyard.

First Day of Class
College

Technical Difficulties, Crowded Rooms Mark Semester’s Start

Despite some technical difficulties, students began their search for spring semester courses on Monday, sloshing through melting snow and swarming into packed classrooms for the first time in 2016.

Mayfair Festivities
College

Mayfair Festivities

Cambridge residents and visitors enjoy food from local businesses, games, free samples, and other activities at the 32nd Annual Mayfair held in the streets of Harvard Square on Sunday afternoon.

Faculty Bows
Student Life

Photos of the Day (05/04/15)

Yardfest 2014
College

Yardfest 2014

Students cheer on the band “Hot Breakfast” last year at Yardfest in Tercentenary Theater.

Spring in the Yard
Harvard Yard

Spring in the Yard

Shadows of trees spread across Tercentenary Theater as students and visitors walk through the yard on a warm Wednesday.

Near the River
Spring

Near the River

People enjoy a warm day near the Charles.

Spring Showers
College

Spring Showers

Students brave spring showers as they trudge towards the Dunster dining hall in the former Inn at Harvard.

Recipe: April Fools' Sushi
College

Recipe: April Fools' Sushi

Children Play with Bubbles in the Yard
On Campus

Children Play with Bubbles in the Yard

Children play with giant bubbles, courtesy of students in Harvard Yard.

Celebrating Nowruz
Religion

Celebrating Nowruz

Faculty members and students come together to celebrate the Persian New Year and beginning of spring at the annual Nowruz celebration, which was sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, the Islamic Studies Program, and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies in the Barker Center Monday evening.

Crimson Key Tour
College

Photos of the Day (03/26/2015)

Sock Monkey Slippers
Music

Snapshots of Spring Break

College

Currier, Dunster Dining Halls to Provide Spring Break Lunch, Dinner Service

After other dining halls close following dinner service on Friday, Currier and Dunster will remain open through spring break for lunch and dinner, but not breakfast.

Endpaper

Weather

In January, my skin turns to snow. I leave my dorm in the morning, hair shower-wet, mousse-sprayed to my neck, snowflakes crystallized in my curls. I wear black tights and salt stains bloom on my thighs; I wear black boots and white lines cross my ankles in waves. The spaces between my fingers grow cold.