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Daniel A. Grafstein

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In First Full Year as a Starter, Fitzpatrick Fades After Brilliant Beginning

After Ryan Fitzpatrick ’05 and the Buffalo Bills captured a dramatic Week 3 victory over their divisional foe and frontrunner, the New England Patriots, the 3-0 Bills seemed poised to rewrite recent history and threaten the traditional AFC East powers.

Women's Basketball

Harvard Survives Wildcat Challenge

The Crimson escaped Durham, N.H. with a 69-62 win.

Sports Blog

Where Are They Now? Fitzpatrick Can't Stop Bills' Spiral

Late in the fourth quarter, Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick ’05 found Stevie Johnson twice—once in the middle of the field ...

Women's Basketball

Balanced Scoring Leads Harvard to Win Over BU

But after falling to the Crusaders, this time, the Crimson prevailed, 62-57, at Lavietes Pavilion.

Harvard Medical School

HMS Professor Paul R. Epstein Dies at 67

After a long bout with lymphoma, Paul R. Epstein, instructor in medicine and associate director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment at the Harvard Medical School, died at the age of 67 at his home in Boston on Sunday.


Crimson Finishes Its Fall Season

The Harvard sailing team wrapped up its fall season this past weekend by taking on the best of the east coast.

Harvard in the City

Marxism in the Science Center

The New England Marxism Conference convened at the Science Center this weekend, drawing 180 attendees with workshops such as “Marxism and Oppression” and a closing plenary session that broke out into raucous chants including “Free Palestine! Long live the Intifada!”

Men's Basketball

Run This Town

The Crimson’s recent success against teams from the Boston area is only overshadowed by its success at Lavietes Pavilion, where Harvard has compiled a 25-2 record over the past two seasons.

Double Trouble
Women's Volleyball

New York Road Trip Concludes in Two Conference Losses

Co-captain libero Christine Wu moved into second place for the all-time record in digs in the Ivy League.

Men's Soccer

Lengthy Losing Streak Comes to End, But Not With A Win

The few brave souls willing to endure heavy rain, sleet, and snow were treated to a rewarding matchup as Harvard ...

Harvard Men's Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Armed and Ready

After a weak offensive performance for much of the 2010-2011 campaign, the front line of the Harvard men’s ice hockey team knew it had to make big changes.


Linemen Pack in Calories At Meals

Where are we? A buffet? A restaurant’s kitchen? The intersection of the entrées with the grilling station at Annenberg? Try dinner with the football team.

Men's Tennis

Mixed Results for Harvard in ITAs

In lieu of participating in the 375th festivities, selected players of the Harvard men’s tennis team were hard at work, playing a combined total of 20 matches against some of the best college tennis players the northeast has to offer.

Men's Basketball

Where Are They Now? Lin To Play in Charity Exhibition

NBA ownership cannot deprive players of their willingness to play the game of basketball. In the midst of a tantalizing ...

Brate Scott

Pair Anchors Crimson Offense

In the first quarter, sophomore tight end Cameron Brate reeled in an acrobatic catch against Brown. The 31-yard one-armed grab was instrumental in Harvard’s first scoring drive that put the Crimson in command, 7-0, early in the game en route to a comfortable 24-7 victory.