The highest steel beam of the new Tata building is hoisted above a crowd on the Business School campus on Monday. It was painted white and adorned with dozens of signatures and a small pine tree according to a Norse tradition adopted by steel workers in "topping off" ceremonies.
This Crimson file photo shows the Allston Science Center construction site on Western Avenue as it stood last May. Harvard announced that it plans on including space for stem-cell research and bio-engineering programs at the complex.
Sophomore forward Catriona McDonald helped Harvard to its lone win of the young season, tallying the game winner against Holy Cross. The Crimson field hockey team looks to rebound from a narrow loss in double overtime in contests with Providence and No. 17 Boston College.
New Harvard field hockey coach Tjerk van Herwaarden left his job as assistant head coach at national power Maryland to try and rebuild the Crimson this season. In his first two games at the helm, the Dutch national has Harvard sitting at 1-1. The Crimson faces Providence on Sept. 8.