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David Freed

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Home in the Meadowlands

As she tries to wrap her lips around the hard consonants of the English language, my grandmother fumbles with my small Nike garments. Turning them over and over, she attempts to enunciate the lone word in her English lexicon without much success.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Ties in Ivy Showdown with Brown

For the first time since September, Harvard left the pitch without a win Saturday in its 1-1 tie at Brown.

Men's Basketball

Basketball Season Begins with Crimson Madness

Both the event’s theatrics and personalities were out in full force, with a dose of basketball thrown in among the assorted skill contests for good measure.

Men's Basketball

Crimson Madness to Showcase Long-Range Shooting

The Harvard men’s basketball 2014-2015 season will, fittingly, kick off with a shooting contest.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Squeaks Past Cornell, 1-0

A 48th minute goal by senior forward Hiroki Kobayashi was the lone score in Harvard's victory over Cornell Saturday at Soldiers Field.

Men's Soccer

Streaking Men's Soccer Seeks To Capitalize On Promise of Lehrer Era

With the Harvard men’s soccer team going for its seventh straight win this Saturday, perhaps it’s time for some perspective.

Sports Blog

USMNT Practices Monday at Ohiri Field

Members of the United States men’s national soccer team practiced at Ohiri Field on Monday in the first of three days of training at Harvard’s facilities.


Men's Soccer Looks to Avenge Loss At Yale

Harvard appears to be hitting its stride, and the Crimson is ready to take on Yale after losing to its rival, 2-1, last season.

Men's Soccer


The men's soccer team, shown here in earlier action, mounted its third comeback in five games to push past Massachusetts, 3-2, in overtime.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Emerges Victorious in Overtime Against Massachusetts

fter the Crimson comeback from a two-goal deficit for the second straight game, a 3-2 overtime win over Massachusetts (1-6), it’s safe to say the halftime adjustments are the right ones.

Men's Soccer

What To Watch For: Men's Soccer vs. UMass

After scoring three goals in sixteen minutes to take out Northeastern on Tuesday, the Harvard men’s soccer team (4-3-0) is riding high.

Men's Soccer

Soccer Scores Three Goals In Sixteen Minutes In 3-2 Victory

With its back against the wall, the Harvard men’s soccer team put together a furious rally Tuesday night.

Sports Blog

Harvard Men's Basketball Schedule Released

The Harvard men’s basketball team will play seven of its first eight games in the Boston area, according to the 2014-2015 schedule released by Harvard men’s basketball coach Tommy Amaker on Tuesday.

Men's Soccer

Riding Flurry of Shots, Men's Soccer Tops Eagles at Home

The Crimson more than doubled its previous season scoring output with a trio of goals en route to its first win of the year.

Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Looks for First Win of Season Against Eagles

In its second year under coach Pieter Lehrer, the Harvard men’s soccer team (0-3-0) has endured a second rough opening to the season.

Free Time

In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization