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Lois E. Beckett

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Seniors

Twitter is My Graduate School

For the past nine months, I’ve been sleeping on an IKEA mattress folded in half.

Letters

Addendum to "Kids Who Would Be King"

About a year ago, I e-mailed one of my classmates for an article about Harvard students with political ambitions. He wasn’t sure he wanted to be interviewed, so we talked about the article on the phone. He told me it was stupid for college kids to speculate about their political careers.

Only at Harvard

Best of this weekend's house list appeals: "Would anybody be willing to trade a Petraeus ticket for a Dalai Lama

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Yes We Can (Get a Job)

Yes, seniors, we know. If you're not doing TFA or on the receiving end of a super-sweet fellowship, the prospect

Building Character for 'Angels in America'

CORRECTION APPENDED A little more “fabulous.” A little less “fabulous.” During his first rehearsals, Jonah C. Priour ’09 kept dialing

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Angels in America: Playing Joe Pitt
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Angels in America: Playing Joe Pitt

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Melancholy of a Nobel Laureate

Last night's "Witness" event in Memorial Church--meant to celebrate the intersection of the arts, humanities, and human rights--featured Toni Morrison

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(Almost) Free Books!

Have you always longed to own one of Erez Manela's* discarded tomes? The History Department is hosting a BOOK SALE

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Lions & Tigers & Gender-Neutral-Housing, oh my!

Yale is so close to instituting gender neutral housing. Harvard...not so much. Resident Life Assistant Dean Josh McIntosh will be

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Tonight: "Alice in the Wasteland"

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Free Broadway Show

Diane Paulus, the ART's new artistic director , has decided to endear herself to undergraduates by sponsoring a trip to

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To Do Tomorrow: Lunch with Slate

Better than your current lunch plans: Slate editor-in-chief Jacob Weisberg will be at the Kennedy School from 12 to 1

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

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Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?