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Science

Study May Enable Huntington’s Treatment Tracking

Harvard researchers have identified a biomarker for Huntington’s Disease, a discovery that may allow physicians to track the effectiveness of treatments and the progression of the neurodegenerative, genetically dominant disease.

Harvard Medical School

HMS Alumnus Awarded Nobel Prize in Medicine 3 Days After Death

The Nobel Committee announced Monday that Ralph M. Steinman, Harvard Medical School '68, would share the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

Science

HIPPO Flight Lands Safely

After five missions and more than 50 flights, the HIPPO Project is finally back on the ground.

Harvard Kennedy School

Masoud Talks Islam in Egypt

Professor Tarek Masoud allayed fears yesterday that the powerful Muslim Brotherhood will turn Egypt into a Islamist nation.

Student Groups

Students Honored For Civics Tutoring

Soon after Lynn K. Trever—a member of the dining staff at Harvard’s Greenhouse Café—first came to the U.S., she found herself toiling for 16 hours a day while eight months pregnant. But despite her exhausting work schedule and her lack of formal schooling, Trever decided she wanted to become an American citizen.

College

NRA Representatives Visit Harvard Campus

Representatives of the National Rifle Association argued that an increase in the purchase of registered guns leads to decreased crime rates at an event last night sponsored by the Harvard Republican Club and the Harvard Shooting Club.

Harvard Kennedy School

Experts Look at Nuclear Power After Fukushima

Nuclear security experts from the Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center say that the disaster in the Fukushima power plant will not necessarily constrain the growth of the nuclear power industry, especially where the demand for more energy is high.

Harvard Medical School

Harvard Professors Weigh in on Nuclear Threat

Though dangerous levels of radioactivity still pose a threat to the population around the deteriorating nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Power Plant in Japan, Harvard professors say that while the disaster may cause dangerous pollution, its consequences will not reach the most dire predictions.

IOP

General: Coalition Needed in Libya

Commander of the Joint Forces Command General Raymond T. Odierno said he believed that the U.S. would only take action in Libya in conjunction with other nations.

Harvard Kennedy School

HKS Panel Debates News

A group of foreign correspondents, radio hosts, and museum curators emphasized the importance of global citizenship while also taking the tastes of local audiences into account in two panel discussions at the Harvard Kennedy School yesterday.

Mapping the Human Genome
Research

Panel Discusses Genome Research

Scientists discussed the importance and impact of the Human Genome Project yesterday at a panel moderated by University President Drew ...

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College

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Visual Arts

Intelligent Design: Negotiating the Identity of the Architecture Track

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Visual Arts

Script Doctors

Harvard vs. Yale
Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven