Crimson staff writer

Maya Shwayder

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Music Seen: The Reading Period Playlist

It must be the perfect combination of pump-me-up and tune-me-out. Stimulating, yet supremely ignorable, and able to keep you in your Lamont cubicle-studying-rut for as long as it takes. This is not an easy balance to come by. Distractions abound, not in the least messing around with your iTunes, trying to create said inimitable playlist.


Save Some For Me

Women’s magazines serve as a reminder of what our culture still apparently believes is a woman’s place, if not in society, then at least in the bedroom—on the bottom.


Start-Up Targets College Applicants

College Confidant, a networking Web site that aims to demystify college life and the admissions process, launched Monday.

Special Teams

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard


A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes