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Cordelia F Mendez

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"Veritas" - Diversity Issue
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"Veritas" - Diversity Issue

"Veritas" - Diversity Issue

The Diversity Issue

Fifteen Minutes Magazine explores the state of diversity at Harvard by examining the past and present.


Coordinates: Huntsville, Al.

The drive from Huntsville to Atlanta takes somewhere between three and a half and four hours, depending on how backed up I-75 is, and how scenic you’re looking to get.

Boston Queens
Women's Ice Hockey

Upset Game of the Year: Women's Ice Hockey Defeats Boston College To Win the Beanpot

On Nov. 28, 2014, then-No. 1/1 Boston College handed the then-No. 7/7 Harvard women’s ice hockey team the most punishing loss it would see all season. But in the rematch at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center with a Beanpot title on the line, the Crimson delivered.

Year in Review

Editor's Note

This issue is supposedly the Year in Review, so I guess we reviewed some things this year.

Year in Review

Liquor License at Felipe's

With my U.S. Passport Card (for those of us who do not drive) and a fellow over-21 friend in hand, I hit the bar at Felipe’s to see if the Square’s favorite burrito joint can grow up into a hub of nightlife.

Forward Looking

What's Next for Women's Hockey?

“What’s next?” is a question applicable far outside the land of Bartlet and Toby and C.J. and Sam and Josh and Leo. It’s one I asked myself after the end of the Harvard women’s ice hockey team’s loss to Minnesota, 4-1, in the title game of the NCAA tournament on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis.

Mama Miye
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Sweeps Yale in ECAC Quarterfinals

Unlike last year's dramatic three-game series with the Bulldogs, the Crimson swiftly took down Yale in consecutive contests to advance to the ECAC semifinals.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Seizes Control of ECAC in Final Road Trip

With wins over Cornell and Colgate this weekend, the Crimson extended its lead in the ECAC to three points with just two games left to be played.


Valentine's Day Gift Guide

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, those of us (i.e. not me) in relationships might be curious as to what to give their special someone. Luckily, I am an expert gift giver.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Rides 13 Goals to Two Weekend Wins

Behind hat tricks from Lyndsey Fry and Mary Parker, the No. 4/4 Crimson cruised to wins over Yale and Brown at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center this weekend.

Lurkin' Laing
Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Cruises to Pair of Weekend Wins

Two conference wins over Union and RPI continue a pattern of hearty Crimson defense in the second half of the season that has allowed no more than one goal per game against league opponents.

Men's Basketball

Looking for the Stories Beyond the Box Scores

Our time as Sports Chairs has been shaped entirely by the people around us whose stories we try to tell every day. It’s the injured but headstrong team captain, the bench player who sinks a gamewinner, the coach who’s been here since before either of us were born, the hardworking photographer, and the managing editor who puts up with our antics every day.

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey Ties with BU, 1-1

A staunch Terriers defense kept the Crimson from sealing a win in the 60 minutes of regulation play or five minutes of overtime.

Women's Ice Hockey

Ready to Start: Women's Hockey Freshmen

Six freshmen comprise a rookie class that will share the ice with former Olympians and ECAC heavyweights.

Special Teams

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard


A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes