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Alexander Koenig

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Team USA
Men's Crew

Day 6 at the London Olympics: Gold for Davies '05 and Lofgren '09

One day after Malcolm Howard ’05 (CAN) became the most decorated male rower in Harvard Olympic history with a silver medal in the men’s eight, Esther Lofgren ’09 and Caryn Davies ’05 joined him on the podium, winning gold with the women’s eight for Team USA.

Dream Team
Women's Basketball

Day 5 at the London Olympics: Howard '05 takes home a silver medal

Malcolm Howard ’05 is back on the podium. After three undefeated seasons with Harvard and Olympic Gold with Canada in ...

Race to the Finish
Men's Crew

Day 4 at the London Olympics: Newell's '11 Medal chase comes to an end

Day four at the London Olympic Games was one of the bitter defeat for the lone Harvard alum in competition. ...



Rose pedals in the shape of Walsh's number two are laid out on the Harvard baseball field.

Men's Crew

Harvard Olympians Reflect on Experiences in London

The spectacle of the Olympics, if nothing else, can be overwhelming.

Eyes on the Prize
Men's Crew

Day 2 at the London Olympics: Davies, Lofgren, and Newell All Advance

The second day of the 2012 London Olympic Games proved more fruitful for the cadre of competing Harvard students and alums than the first.

Men's Crew

Day 3 at the London Olympics: Howard '05 and Rummel '09 move on

On day three of the rowing competition on the course at Eton Dorney, two more Harvard rowers have advanced to ...


Barreira Named New HUHS Director

Dr. Paul J. Barreira has been named the new director of Harvard University Health Services and Henry K. Oliver Professor of Hygiene, according to an announcement from Provost Alan M. Garber ’76 on Thursday.

Race to the Finish
Women's Basketball

Day 1 at the London Olympics: Buckland '06 advances

The first day of competition on the Eton Dorney rowing complex is over, and so far it’s been a mixed ...

Men's Crew

Two Former Harvard Teammates Have Taken Different Paths to 2012 Games

Though they rowed on the same boat in 2005 and will be rowing within two hours of each other in the first heats of their respective competitions on Saturday, the paths Malcolm Howard '05 and Brodie Buckland '06 took to get where they are could hardly be more different.

That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles
Food and Drink

That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles

Insomnia Cookies, a popular late-night cookie delivery service, will be moving into a new location at 65 Mt. Auburn Street.

That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles
Harvard Square

Late-Night Cookies May Be Coming to the Square

Insomnia Cookies, a late-night cookie delivery service, will likely be moving into Harvard Square in the fall—at least according to ...


Harvard Athletes' Olympic Schedule

The Opening Ceremony of the London Olympic Games is not until Friday, but competition starts today with the US Women’s ...


Sixteen Crimson Football Players Named Preseason All-Ivy

A league-high 16 Harvard football players were named to the College Sports Madness Preseason All-Ivy Team.

Race to the Finish
Men's Crew

Will Newell ’11: Six Years to the Olympics

Newell developed quickly, earning himself the lightweight captaincy as a senior and leading the Crimson to a combined 27-1 during his time on the 1V.