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Bowing Out of the Race
Politics

Bowing Out of the Race

Former University President Larry Summers, pictured in a Crimson file photo, has withdrawn his name from consideration for Federal Reserve Chair.

Crime

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The Boston side of the Weeks Footbridge, shown above in a photograph taken during the winter, was the site of an alleged rape on July 4.

JAVE-WIN
Track and Cross Country

JAVE-WIN

Junior Nick Farnsworth, shown here in earlier action threw a personal best of 64.65 meters in the javelin against Rice last weekend. Farnsworth currently holds the record for Harvard’s third-best javelin throw of all-time.

Jack Brady
Track and Cross Country

Jack Brady

Brady, a co-captain of the track and field team, threw personal bests in his final season and is pursuing a professional career.

Brady Bunch
Previews

Brady Bunch

Men’s co-captain Jack Brady, shown here in earlier action, and the rest of the Crimson track and field team seek a top-four finish at the Heptagonal Championships this weekend. The women are hoping for similar results.

Track and Cross Country

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The Harvard men and women's track team begin competition in the Penn Relays today.

Justin Time
Track and Cross Country

Justin Time

Co-captain Justin Grinstead finished second in the 400-meter hurdles at the UCF invitational over the weekend, finishing the race in 54.15 seconds. Grinstead also came in 10th in the 200-meter dash.

Overcoming Hurdles
Track and Cross Country

Overcoming Hurdles

In deciding which sport to commit to, sophomore Christine Reed ultimately stopped competing in world championships for jump roping in order to pursue a collegiate career in the pentathlon.

Steven Levitt
Books

Today in Photos (3/23/10)

Brady's Bunch
Track and Cross Country

Brady's Bunch

Co-captain Jack Brady, shown here in outdoor action, picked up a pair of top-three finishes at Indoor Heps. Brady’s performance aided the men’s squad in its fourth-place finish, which the women matched.

Lee-der of the Pack
Track and Cross Country

Lee-der of the Pack

Junior co-captain Thea Lee and the Harvard track team, shown here in earlier action, came up short at HYP this weekend, as both the men’s and women’s squads placed second to Princeton but defeated Yale. Harvard coach Jason Saretsky showed optimism though, given that a number of young athletes posted strong showings over the weekend, earning wins in many events.

HYP-HOP
Previews

HYP-HOP

The Crimson track and field team will face Yale and Princeton tomorrow at the HYP Meet. Last weekend, the Harvard men and women captured the overall victory at the Battle of Beantown. At that meet, co-captain Jack Brady took first place in the shot put and freshman Carlyle Davis won the 500-meter run. The women’s team also finished first in the 4x400 relay.

Mr. Darcy
Track and Cross Country

Mr. Darcy

Sophomore Darcy Wilson and a number of standout Crimson performers helped Harvard win its second-consecutive title at the Battle of Beantown. Wilson, who finished second in the 800, was one of three Crimson sophomores to qualify for IC4As, joining classmates Steven Geloneck and John Dingus.

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Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

Understanding Faith
Columns

Understanding Faith