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Valeria M. Pelet

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La Juanita Finca Verde is nestled in the outskirts of Guatavita, a rural town just two hours from Bogotá.

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La Juanita, a prime example of a permaculture farm, heralds a small but growing change in the area's cultivation techniques.

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A quote from Gabriel García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude serves as the greenhouse's subtle mantra.

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Although Sioux in origin, this tipi, built by La Juanita's owner, will house gatherings related to native religious ceremonies.

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An overly optimistic street pole frames an intersection in Central Bogotá.

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Bogotá's Plaza de Bolívar: home to majestic cathedrals, pigeons, and little girls dressed in Disney princess outfits begging to feed said pigeons.

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There's no such thing as a poor caloric intake choice. There's no such thing as a poor caloric intake choice. There's no such thing as a poor caloric intake choice.

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Students play board games at a local café before learning about the Zenú, a pre-Colombian tribe with little recorded history but a sizable amount of goldwork.

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The main house also doubles as lodging for both volunteers and guests seeking bucolic refuge.

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Philosophy

Adam B. Kern

Adam B. Kern stands in front of a classroom of inmates at the Suffolk County House of Correction, presenting five aspects of David Hume’s argument on the existence of free will.

For The Moment

Imagined Commentary: Famous Alums Review The Game

Mark Zuckerberg: The Game? Wait, you’re not talking about FarmVille? Oh, right. That game, Harvard-Yale.

In The Meantime

It Takes Two: Laurent Rivard '14 and Christian Webster '13

My first year, he was the guy I was competing with. I was competing with him, but I was also learning a lot from him.

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For The Moment

Scoped!: William S. Murphy '13

In 15 years you are: trying to reclaim the soul I lost to the corporate world. Kidding. Not kidding.

For The Moment

Pornitas: This Semester's Smutty Soirées

Looks like Sex Week isn’t the only Harvard event that’s coming soon.

Beauty After Ruin
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Beauty After Ruin

Harvard Ed Portal Opening
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Year In Review 2015

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Year in Sports 2015

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Class of 2015, By the Numbers