Crimson staff writer

Nathalie R. Miraval

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Allston Residents Concerned About Harvard Capital Campaign Priorities

While University officials focus on raising money for House renewal and development in Allston as goals for Harvard’s upcoming capital campaign, Allston residents are skeptical about how high of a priority the revitalization of their neighborhood will be.

Harvard in the City

Looking Back on Harvard's History in Allston

In Allston Notebook, we burst the Harvard bubble and explore Allston—one of Boston's oldest and most eclectic neighborhoods.

Harvard in the City

First Church in Cambridge Celebrates 375th Anniversary

Across from Cambridge Commons stands an old, almost forgotten, companion of Harvard—First Church.


100K Goes to Allston

Eight local non-profit organizations received a total of $100,00 in grants to help foster economic development in the Allston and Brighton neighborhoods last week from a fund endowed by Harvard University.

Harvard in the City

HBS Opens Lab for Business

Harvard is opening a resource center called the Harvard Business School Innovation Lab in the fall that will help Allston entrepreneurs develop their business plans.


Bugs and Bots Enthrall at Ed Portal

Elementary school students sat in the front row of the common room at the Harvard Allston Education Portal yesterday evening, eagerly waiting to learn more about two things with which they are very familiar but can never get enough of: bugs and robots.

Hack Harvard
Undergraduate Council

Students Showcase New Campus Applications

Former CS 50 students showed off a crop of applications that emerged from Hack Harvard—an incubator for newly created applications.


I-Lab Spurs Excitement and Distrust in Allston

Allston residents expressed both excitement and distrust at last night’s Harvard Allston Task Force meeting which focused on the Harvard Business School’s plan to build an Innovation Lab in the neighborhood.


Internationals Find a Home Abroad

Riding on the airplane flight from South Africa for his freshman year, Nicholas J. J. Kogl ’13 says he did not know what to expect. He wasn’t sure his style would fit into Harvard’s undergraduate community considering what he had read online and seen in the movies.

Harvard Kennedy School

Red Sox CEO Talks Baseball and Politics

Baseball fans of different ages munched on buttery popcorn as they listened to Larry Lucchino, chief executive and president of the Boston Red Sox, discuss the relationship between baseball and politics yesterday afternoon at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Harvard Yale Pep Rally 2010
Student Life

Harvard Yale Pep Rally 2010


Lavanam Adresses Indian Secularism

The aroma of Indian food welcomed guests entering the Phillips Brooks House yesterday afternoon, as a man dressed in white linen sat grinning on a red leather couch.

Measuring Happiness

Happiness Is More Than GDP

Higher income does not necessarily correlate with happiness.


IOP Releases Results of Nationwide Survey of Young Adults

A nationwide survey administered by the Institute of Politics found a decrease in young voters’ participation in and enthusiasm for the upcoming midterm election.


Peace Corps Directors Discuss Impact of Service

Past and present Peace Corps directors celebrated the 50th anniversary of a speech given by Former President John F. Kennedy ’40 announcing his intention to form the Peace Corps in a forum yesterday evening.