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Yardfest 2014

Janelle Monáe Receives Award
College

Janelle Monáe Receives Award

Janelle Monáe, who performed at Yardfest this past weekend, receives The Women’s Center’s Award for Achievement in Arts and Media 2014. At the award ceremony she discuses about different questions of identity, including sex, gender, and sexuality, in her performances with Alexis Wilkinson ('15) and Jasmine Fernandez ('16).

Janelle Monáe Receives Award
College

Janelle Monáe Receives Award

Janelle Monáe, who performed at Yardfest this past weekend, receives The Women’s Center’s Award for Achievement in Arts and Media 2014. At the award ceremony she spoke about different questions of identity, including sex, gender, and sexuality, in her performances.

Janelle Monáe Receives Award
Gender and Sexuality

Janelle Monáe Honored as Artist and Advocate

The Harvard College Women's Center and the Black Men's Forum recognized the Yardfest headliner in separate ceremonies on Monday.

Yardfest 2014
Yardfest

Yardfest 2014

Pranav Krishnan ‘16, a member of”Hot Breakfast”, sings along to The Killer’s Mr. Brightside at Yardfest organized by the College Events Board at the Tercentenary Theater on Sunday evening.

Yardfest 2014
Yardfest

Yardfest 2014

Students cheer on the band “Hot Breakfast,” who opened for Janelle Monae on Sunday night at the Tercentenary Theater.

Yardfest 2014
College

Students Praise Monáe’s Yardfest Performance

Monáe’s headlining performance addressed diversity at Harvard and elicited praise, particularly in the wake of last year’s controversial artist selection.

Yardfest 2014
Music

Overheard at Yardfest: Party Animals, Tigger, and Heteronormative Selfies

A few gems from an evening of riotous revelry.

Janelle Instagram
Yardfest

Announcing the Flyby Instagram!

Embracing all social media options of the twenty-first century, we will now be posting photos to our newly created Flyby Instagram account! Follow us at @crimsonflyby for real time photo updates of Harvard happenings. Stay plugged in to campus scenes, events, and people on the go with everyone’s favorite app.

Electric Lady
College

Five Songs To Know for Yardfest

Here are five Janelle Monáe songs to know before you see her at Yardfest.

Hot Breakfast interview
Yardfest

#Beef for Hot Breakfast

Flyby sat down to catch up with Hot Breakfast after their recent Battle of the Bands Victory. We touched base with Mike Senter-Zapata ‘14, Paul Castrigano ‘14, Pranav Krishanan ‘16, and Sam Berman Cooper ‘14 about how they’re feeling about their Yardfest performance on Sunday. Not present for the interview was drummer Mateus Falci ‘14.

Cornel West on Virtue
Yardfest

Harvard Today: April 11, 2014

Happy Friday, you’ve finally made it to the weekend!

Semi-Serious Interview
Yardfest

Yardfest Opener Semi-Serious Wants You to Know That They Do Not Run a Drug Cartel

"It’s really cool for us, though, when people know the words to our songs. It’s a cool thing to write an original song and see your friends make out to that song."

VennDiagram-Monae
Visual Arts

Claude Monet v. Janelle Monae

Both: Better than Tyga

Monae shirt
Yardfest

Monae shirt

The Harvard Concert Commission and the College Events Board will be giving away shirts with this design during Yardfest!

Dance at the fair
Freshmen

Survey Part I: Get To Know Harvard’s Class of 2018

Freshman Survey Cover
Freshmen

Class of 2018: By the Numbers

india_reina
Highlight

An Evil Woman

Academic Fair at the Plaza
On Campus

Opening Days