Claire M. McLaughlin
"I came because I didn't have a problem set to do tonight, and I couldn't think of anything better to do," said Cabot House resident Allon G. Percus '92. This was in the days before laptop computers and internet porn.
We can’t imagine the fallout was actually that huge. This was 2001, back when most Harvard-bound high schoolers only logged on when they wanted to ask SmarterChild why they didn’t have any real friends.
In 1955, English replaced Government as the most popular concentration among Harvard College freshmen. That’s right—back in the days before Sparknotes, hundreds of undergrads willingly signed up for English classes way before “Chick Lit” was even an option.
Who knew? Fidel Castro used to be smokin' hot.
Aside from the classic prank: “I’m not rooming with you next year”—our roommates were totally kidding about that one—there have been more pranksters throughout H-Y-P history. We warn you: these Ivy Leaguers set a low bar.
This year, America’s two greatest holidays fell on the same weekend. Let’s celebrate while we still can (because a Valentine’s Presidents’ Day Weekend only happens four out of every seven years). As our forefathers so writ and intended, here are some presidential superlatives of an amorous nature. Happy V&P Weekend!
Happy Monday, everyone! If you happen to have some free time today (lolz), check out what's happening on campus besides studying and paper-writing:
Welcome back! As you brace yourself for the next couple weeks, check out what's going on at Harvard today:
It's Monday, but turn that frown upside down—Thanksgiving is almost here! So get out there and slay the day. Here's what going on at Harvard today:
MondayMondayMondayMondayMondayMondayMondayMonday. It's that time of the week again! Here's what's going on at Harvard today.
Rise and shine! It's Monday again. We would tell you to celebrate by going to Yogurtland, but who wants to pay for 3 oz. of froyo? (Yep, they actually make you do this now, even on Mondays.)
It's Monday! Celebrate by enjoying your weekly ration of three free ounces of froyo at Yogurtland.
Head of the Charles may be over, but life at Harvard soldiers on. Check out what's going on at Harvard today.
Rise and shine! It's Monday, but it's also Columbus Day—enjoy your day off by checking out what's going on at Harvard today.
It's Tuesday, which means it's not Monday but it's also not Friday yet. Hang in there—it's almost hump day! Here's what going on at Harvard today.