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15 Things FM Taught Us This Year

This year, we learned some things that you should know.

The Harvard Crimson

The Passing of the FM Torch

CORDELIA F. MENDEZ ’16 , Chair I’m not going to say Cordelia F. Mendez ’16 could run the world, but I’m confident that she could at least run the country. That’s because Cordelia is easily one of the most competent people you will ever meet. And if you haven’t met her yet, then you should, because she is as smiley and friendly as she is capable.

Presses
Arts

The Changing Face of The Harvard Crimson

The Harvard Crimson has undergone numerous changes, both online and in print, over the past two decades. These changes have shaped the newspaper's focus in both design and content.

Mariel A. Klein
The Harvard Crimson

Mariel A. Klein

Mariel A. Klein ‘17 will serve as President of The Harvard Crimson next semester.

College

Five Harvard Seniors Win Rhodes Scholarship

Five Harvard undergraduates are winners of the 2016 Rhodes Scholarship, up three from last year when two Harvard students won the award.

Mariel A. Klein
The Harvard Crimson

Klein To Lead 143rd Crimson Guard

The Crimson's next Managing Editor will be Meg P. Bernhard '17, and Leia N. Wedlund '17 will head the organization's finances and operations as its next Business Manager.

Crime

Crimson Complies With Subpoena After Emailed Threat

The Crimson complied with a subpoena to turn over a “narrow” span of traffic logs to its website on Wednesday after one of its reporters received an emailed threat that referenced the unfounded bomb scare in and around Harvard Yard earlier this week.

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

At Debate, UC Hopefuls Support Recognizing Single-Sex Groups

When asked how they would have voted on a proposed ballot referendum that called on administrators to restrict student membership in final clubs, all candidates said they oppose such a move.

College

Comping Creativity

​When high school seniors open their acceptance letters to Harvard, they are invited to attend one of the world’s most exclusive institutions. But when students who decide to matriculate arrive on campus as freshmen, they find a whole new set of exclusive institutions with their own barriers to entry. Getting into Harvard doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll feel at home here.

Harvard Crimson Door
FlyBy Blog

The Harvard Crimson Article TBTs

​The Crimson archive is a treasure trove chock full of fascinating articles. Since 1873, this newspaper has been reporting on events and issues that range from tremendously important to slightly bemusing. Let us go back in time and dig up some gems, shall we?

The Tab at Harvard Website
College

Students Launch Two New Online Publications

The two new outlets are called “The Tab” and “Once Daily” and look to publish regularly online, according to their editors.

Matthew Clarida
College

Editing Ourselves and Looking Ahead

There were times when I didn’t love The Crimson, but they are dispersed thinly among moments when 14 Plympton was great to me and so many others.

An Elaborate Prank
Politics

An Elaborate Prank

Some pranksters published an article, parodying The Crimson, that purported to endorse Donald J. Trump for president on behalf of the newspaper. (The real Crimson staff has not yet endorsed a candidate in the 2016 presidential race.)

An Elaborate Prank
College

’Poonsters Prank the Crimson—and Dupe Donald Trump

Harvard Lampoon staffers tricked the Donald Trump campaign into thinking that The Crimson was endorsing the controversial candidate for president.

Guide to CS50
Computer Science

Harvard Approves Joint Yale CS50 Venture, Malan Says

Harvard’s approval was the final step necessary for a joint Harvard-Yale CS50 venture, which was first reported in The Crimson in October and approved by Yale faculty in early November.

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes