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Coffee and a Smile
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Coffee and a Smile

Offering cool drink specials like "the Undertow" or the "Honey Badger Latte", the baristas at the Gato put a cool spin on coffee and tea. Customers can choose from a wide selection of black and green teas in addition to customizing their own lattes with different milks and flavor syrups.

Lattes and Laptops
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Lattes and Laptops

On bad-weather days, the inside of the Gato is packed and one is often hard-pressed to find a seat. The small tables and prevalence of laptops often means sharing a table with a new friend, or searching for a new location.

A Conversation with Henry Kissinger
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A Conversation with Henry Kissinger

Dr. Henry Kissinger speaks with Professor Joseph Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor and colleague of Dr. Kissinger's whilst at Harvard, about their time as students of Government at Harvard. Dr. Kissinger discussed politics as well as Harvard life with Prof. Nye, Professor Graham Allison, the Douglas Dillon Professor of Government and director of the Belfer Center for International Affairs, and Jessica Blankshain, a doctoral student at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.

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Dr. Henry Kissinger speaks to an at-capacity crowd in Sanders Theatre. Dr. Kissinger, a world-renowned political thinker, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and Secretary of State under Presidents Reagan and Ford, discussed many topics, ranging from the political relations between the U.S. and China to his life as a Harvard student under the GI Bill.

Kissinger Wave
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Kissinger Wave

Dr. Kissinger waves goodbye to the audience after his talk in Sanders Theater.

Yoga on Campus
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Today in Photos (04/12/2012)

Controversial Conversations with Kissinger
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Controversial Conversations with Kissinger

Members of the Cambridge community protest Dr. Kissinger's political record at his speech in Sanders Theatre. These protesters, taking fault in decisions made under Dr. Kissinger's guidance during the Vietnam War, distributed flyers accusing Dr. Kissinger of war crimes. One protester was escorted from the premises at the beginning of the event when he attempted to make a citizen's arrest.

Paul Volcker
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Paul Volcker

Chariman Volcker disscusses the regulation process for the banking system, and the effect that the proliferation of lobbyists and associations had on the purity of regulations passed. In addition to speaking with Professor Salter, he also took questions from the audience.

Paul Volcker at Harvard Law School
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Paul Volcker at Harvard Law School

Professor Malcolm S. Salter, James J. Hill Professor of Business Science, discusses financial reform legislation and the banking system crash with Paul Volcker, the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve under Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan, as well as the Chairman of the Economic Recovery Advisory Board under President Barack Obama. The two spoke about the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform, as well as the specific provision dubbed the "Volcker Rule", which restricts U.S. banks from making speculative investments.

Harlem Globetrotters
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Harlem Globetrotters

The world-renowned Harlem Globetrotters scrimmages the semi-secret Sorrento Square social organization that used to occasionally publish a so-called humor magazine outside on Bow Street. The Globetrotters, displaying impressive feats of athleticism whilst leisurely cracking jokes, handily demolished their competition and left the audience in hysterics, both feats which their competition has yet to accomplish in its 136 years of existence.

The Harlem Globetrotters
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The Harlem Globetrotters

The world-renowned Harlem Globetrotters scrimmages the semi-secret Sorrento Square social organization that used to occasionally publish a so-called humor magazine outside on Bow Street. The Globetrotters, displaying impressive feats of athleticism whilst leisurely cracking jokes, handily demolished their competition and left the audience in hysterics, both feats which their competition has yet to accomplish in its 136 years of existence.

You Got Served
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You Got Served

The Harlem Globetrotters faced the Lampoon, a semi-secret Sorrento Square social organization that used to occasionally publish a so-called humor magazine.

Taco Truck
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Today in Photos (04/03/12)

St. Patrick's Day Parade in South Boston
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Today in Photos (3/19/12)

Bike Racks
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Bike Racks

This photo from March 6, 2012 shows a bike rack similar to the ones that will soon be filled with bicycles from Hubway, a regional bike sharing program that allows one to check out bikes from anywhere between 30 minutes to a day.

House Art Cover Wallpaper
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Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
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For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
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Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance