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Jillian Dukes

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Op-Eds

Ending the R-Word

I’m calling for a simple but powerful change: Use a different word.

Men's Golf

Men's Golf Finishes Sixth

The Crimson was unable to repeat last year’s strong finish, placing sixth at the Doc Gimmler tournament.

Men's Crew

Crimson Excels in International Meet

A handful of Crimson athletes took their talents to the international stage this summer, representing their respective countries at the World Championship Regatta.

Wrestling

Wrestling Season Recap

For Harvard wrestling, the 2013-2014 season was a roller coaster of highs and lows from the very beginning. The squad saw injuries, comebacks, upsets, and no shortage of tough competition throughout the year, finishing with an overall record of 4-8 and going 4-7 in EIWA conference competition.

Wrestling

Comeback Player of the Year, Runner-Up: Todd Preston

Harvard wrestling’s Todd Preston has seen no shortage of tough competition. The sophomore has matched up against some of the top wrestlers in the country in several tournaments. However, even with this experience under his belt, the toughest match of Preston’s career took place entirely off the mats.

Men's Crew

Heavyweight Crew Takes Home Inaugural Harry Parker Cup, Ivy League Title

Harvard men’s crew posted a strong performance at this year’s EARC sprints in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Wrestling

Preston Secures NCAA Berth After Wrestling Competes at EIWA Championships

After a hard fought weekend, the team notched one confirmed bid to NCAA’s and a 12th place finish overall.

Wrestling

Wrestling Falls to Lehigh at Lavietes

Unfortunately for the Crimson, the new venue was not enough to end the dual meet portion of its schedule on a winning note, as Harvard fell, 29-12, at the hands of No. 25 Lehigh.

Wrestling

Wrestling Takes Down Brown

The Harvard wrestling team outpaced Brown from the very beginning this past Saturday afternoon, seizing control from the outset and holding on to claim the victory. The Crimson (4-6, 3-6 EIWA) outlasted the Bears (3-8, 1-7) on the road for the second consecutive year, notching the win with a final score of 30-10.

Wrestling

Wrestling Unable to Mount Comebacks Against Penn, Princeton

Two weeks ago, Harvard wrestling dug itself out of a serious deficit to claim the win. The squad found itself in an almost identical situation twice this weekend, but this time, it was unable to claw its way back into the lead on either occasion.

Men's Squash

Men's Squash Tops St. Lawrence to Continue Win Streak

The Harvard men’s squash team endured several tight matches against St. Lawrence Saturday night, but it was the match between top-ranked Ali Farag and the Saints’ Amr Khalifa that stole the show, as the senior found himself face-to-face with the opponent that eliminated him from the last year’s CSA Individual Championships. Anchored by Farag’s victory over Khalifa, the No. 2 Crimson (8-0, 3-0 Ivy) clinched the victory, 8-1, over St. Lawrence (8-2).

Men's Ice Hockey

Slow Start Spells Doom for Men's Hockey in 4-2 Loss to Colgate

Renewed energy in the second and third periods was too little, too late for the Crimson on Saturday night.

Da Ali F Show
Men's Squash

Men's Squash Continues Dominance Over Rival Penn in Shutout

Another year, another shutout. For the third consecutive year, the Harvard men’s squash team blanked conference foe Penn on the courts, scoring a decisive 9-0 victory at home.

Women's Squash

Women's Squash Takes Down No. 4 Princeton

Top-ranked women's squash avenged both last season's loss and a preseason defeat to Princeton in a 6-3 home victory to maintain its unblemished record.

Men's Squash

Men's Squash Continues Win Streak

It’s been exactly a month since the Harvard men’s squash team last saw play action, but the hiatus changed absolutely nothing. The No. 2 Crimson (5-0) returned from its winter vacation to down Williams (4-8) in dramatic fashion at Williams’ Simon Squash Center, keeping its pre-break winning streak alive.

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

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Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?