Lukas B. Gemar

Op-Eds

The Case for a Robin Hood Tax

The title of the tax alludes to its ethos: taking from the rich and giving to the poor.

Student Life

Students Enjoy Record High Temperatures

As temperatures were unseasonably high from the Midwest to the Northeast, students in Cambridge enjoyed 70-degree Fahrenheit weather—a remarkable 30 degrees above the typical monthly average.

Science

How to Teach the Teachers

Physics professor Eric Mazur has been recognized internationally for his research program in optical physics as well as his work in science education. The Harvard Crimson interviewed Professor Mazur to find out more about his role as a science educator.

Events

Former Student Talks Cartoons

The work of a cartoonist is unique because “one graphic can tell a story,” said Lawrence R. “Larry” Gonick ’67, a Harvard mathematics student who went on to dedicate his career to depicting big ideas through comics.

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Visual Arts

Script Doctors

Harvard vs. Yale
Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven

Books
Academics

Freshman Survey Part III: Inside the Classroom and Out

Acceptance Letters
College

Freshman Survey Part II: The Gilded Envelope