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Kerry M. Flynn

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Then and Now
College Administration

Then and Now

College

Five Ways TFs Can Stop Students from Attending Office Hours

As Benjamin Franklin famously (kind of) said, “at Harvard, nothing can be said to be certain, except lazy TFs and overeager students.” Whether because they’re struggling with an assignment or hoping to suck up to their grader, overeager students can regularly be found at TFs’ office hours. So for those lazy TFs out there, here are the top five ways to deter students from showing up when you’re just trying to get ahead on your dissertation and watch some Hulu.

Business in Cambridge
Harvard Square

Business in Cambridge

A Changing City
Cambridge City Council

A Changing City

Cambridge: Then and Now
Cambridge City Council

Cambridge: Then and Now

A Green Cambridge
Cambridge City Council

A Green Cambridge

Coop

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City Council Election Issues Part II
Crime

City Council Election Issues Part II

The Benefits Package Unpacked
Allston

The Benefits Package Unpacked

Harvard has planned an additional “transformative suite of projects” for Allston valued at $10 million, in addition to the $28 million community benefit package. There will also be a $2 million public realm flexible fund.

FY2013 Hires
FAS

FY2013 Hires

While the overall size of the faculty stayed virtually the same in FY 2103, the report notes that FAS conducted 73 tenured or tenure-track searches in the past year, the highest number since the financial crisis. In total 46 job offers were extended, 21 to women and 15 to minorities. Of those offers, 28 candidates accepted, nine declined, and the statuses of another nine are classified as pending.

FAS

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FAS Long Term Investments

Gov 1310 Flow Chart
Baseball

Gov 1310 Flow Chart

According to NCAA bylaw 14.2.3.1, a student-athlete begins a season of eligibility as soon as he engages in a contest against outside competition. This flow chart follows the path a student-athlete could have taken after being accused of collaboration in the Gov 1310 scandal.

Gov 1310 Timeline
Baseball

Gov 1310 Timeline

Since resident deans were first made aware of the Gov 1310 cheating scandal in August 2012, the incident has been a central part to many lives at Harvard and affect the athletics teams.

Endowment 2013
Endowment

Endowment 2013

Harvard's endowment saw an 11.3 percent return on its investments, rising to $32.7 billion.

A Record-Breaking Target
University Finances

A Record-Breaking Target

The Harvard Campaign is looking to raise $6.5 billion, a sum that will be distributed among teaching and research initiatives, financial aid, “the student experience,” capital improvements, and “flexible funding to foster collaborations and initiatives.”

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint
Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?