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Maya Jonas-Silver

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In The Meantime

Masters and Mates: On Chess

Two people sit at a stone table in front of Au Bon Pain. A chess board is spread flat, a ...

In The Meantime

Not your Average Candidate

The bike ride from Winthrop House to Cambridge City Councilor Leland Cheung’s house-turned-campaign headquarters takes me illegally up Mill Street, ...

Roving Reporter

Roving Reporter: It Takes Two

Last Sunday, hundreds gathered along the river to celebrate the Autumnal Equinox with music, poetry, and an improvisational sax serenade ...

Student Life

This week in FM (09/22/2011)

Roving Reporter


Maya Jonas-Silver reports from the Revels River Sing.

For The Moment

Room Raiders: Freshmen Edition

A new school year brings fresh starts. And freshmen. To kick this semester off right, the ladies of FM decided ...

In The Meantime

5 Questions: David Brooks

Soon after the release of his book “The Social Animal,” New York Times columnist, David Brooks, appeared at the Graduate ...


Religious Speakers Draw Ire, Protests

The controversial Social Transformation Conference—aimed at promoting “faith-based social transformation efforts,” according to its website—took place in the Northwest Science Building this weekend

Harvard Decision Science Laboratory

Lab Analyzes Decision Making

The Harvard Decision Science Laboratory, home to cutting edge developments in the field of human decision making, supports research across campus.

In The Meantime

It Takes Two: Judy and Sean Palfrey

Judith S. “Judy” Palfrey ’67 and John G. “Sean” Palfrey ’67 are the Adams House Masters. Judy is a professor ...

Peter Gomes
In The Meantime

The Little Moments

Gomes, who died on Feb. 28, was not just the Minister of Memorial Church or a world-renowned preacher. He fulfilled a myriad of roles, simultaneously serving as a religious leader, an academic instructor, and a remarkable friend to many.

Charles Markley
Women's Basketball

Road Trip Results in League Shakeup

It was a tough weekend for the Harvard women’s basketball team, as its seven-game winning streak came to an end after losing both to conference rival Yale Friday night and a struggling Brown team the following evening.