On October 28, 1636, Harvard College was founded when the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony passed a legislative act that established our dear old school as the first university in the nation. Happy 376th, Harvard! Too bad there wasn't any cake.
On April 2, The Harlem Globetrotters accepted a basketball challenge proposed by The Harvard Lampoon, a semi-secret Sorrento Square social organization that used to occasionally publish a so-called humor magazine.
For the past three years, The Crimson has ranked the Houses from one to 12 in anticipation of Housing Day. This year, Housing Day falls on March 8, and the top House will be announced on the evening of March 7, just in time for a successful River Run and last minute prayers to the River (or Quad) Gods.