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Abby L. Noyes

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Jacqueline Epstein's Tattoo
Visual Arts

More than Markings

Tattoos are etched all around Harvard's campus, adorning students, professors, TFs, and maybe even the tourists pausing to take photos of the red-bricked buildings. But behind the typically visible body art are intricate stories of passions and personal histories—stories that provide a lens to examine the experiences, struggles, and anxieties of Harvard affiliates.

Beyond Bosch Exhibit Goers
On Campus

Koerner Ventures Beyond Bosch at Harvard Art Museums

Harvard art historian Joseph Leo Koerner lectured on the art of Hieronymus Bosch and its reception in print at the Harvard Art Museums on Thursday.

Abby L. Noyes
Arts

Arts Vanity Issue: 15 Hottest Deans

Arts imagines the comprehensive list of Harvard’s 15 8 Hottest Deans named Dingman, including brief profiles and fun trivia.

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Arts

Music Video Breakdown: 'High on the Beach,' Lana Del Rey

While melding fables with the lyrics and stylings of self-described “gangsta Nancy Sinatra” is certainly a daunting task, genius and visionary Lana Del Rey achieves the marriage seamlessly.

Film

'Story' a True Failure

In "True Story," James Franco and Jonah Hill try to be serious. Unfortunately, they fail to do more than irritate, as poor writing prevents the film from getting off the ground and acting generally disappoints.

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Arts

Drunk in Love: The Music Video

The Arts Board stars in this music video about high literature, substance abuse, and the unquenchable thirst.

Visual Arts

Harvard Art Museums Spotlight: Art Study Center

The study center, a 5,000-square-foot oasis on the museum’s fourth floor, will give visitors the ability to access the museum’s expansive works of art first hand.

On Campus

“The Vagina Monologues” Is More Intimate and Provoking Than Ever

“The Vagina Monologues,” sponsored biennially by Harvard’s Office of Sexual Assault Prevention & Response (OSAPR), sets out to unabashedly discuss the taboo issues facing women in a more connected, communal way than years past.

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The Year of Bearded Men

Incoming Columns Exec Abby L. Noyes discusses her favorite power beards of 2013.

Visual Arts

Multimedia Feature: Controversial Collecting in Harvard's Museums

With pieces from around the world in their collections, Harvard's museums negotiate what artifacts they rightfully hold and should put on display.

Student Groups

Sex Workshop Discusses Consent and Negotiation

In a room in Sever Hall Monday night, cookies were passed around and tea was served—a low-key setting for the discussion of sex. For two hours, representatives from the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response and Harvard College Munch—a kinky sex discussion group at the College—discussed the importance of consent and negotiation in relationships.

On Campus

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"Yeah, you can take my picture as long as you get Storage Squad in it."

On Campus

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"I'm visiting here from France. I'm in film studies. I just like to go around and take pictures and video of random things."

On Campus

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"Today we piled up one days worth of trash from Harvard Yard. 34.4% of this could have been recycled."

On Campus

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"This is my second day in Boston."