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President Faust Lights the Menorah
Drew Faust

President Faust Participates in Menorah Lighting

Harvard students gathered in Harvard Yard on Wednesday evening to light eight candles for the final night of Hanukkah. President Drew G. Faust helped light the menorah after offering some words to the crowd.

President Faust Lights the Menorah
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President Faust Lights the Menorah


Vuvuzelas Banned at Harvard-Yale

The playing of vuvuzelas—those slender plastic horns that generated a buzz at the World Cup this summer—will not be allowed at the 127th football game between Harvard and Yale.

On Campus

Of Classmates and Congo Bars

Like some prophet of Holy Writ, Seth A. Riddley ’12 woke from his sleep early a few nights ago with ...

Roving Reporter: Boston Book Festival

Roving Reporter: Boston Book Festival

On Campus

Setting the Bar for Success

With all of the current hoopla surrounding the creation of Facebook and what extraordinary discoveries were made in a Kirkland ...



In “Cracks,” a dark little tale directed by Jordan Scott (daughter of director Ridley Scott) and set in a girls’ boarding school in the English countryside, all is outwardly beautiful.

On Campus

SPOTLIGHT: Renée Fleming

Fresh off her win for Best Classical Vocal Performance at this year’s Grammy awards, Renée Fleming arrives today at Harvard to coach four undergraduates chosen by the Office for the Arts in a master class open to the public.



A 10-years younger Shakira appears on the cover of “¿Dónde Están los Ladrones?”—the Spanish-language album that fixed for a permanent ...