Madeline R. Lear

Academic Fair at the Plaza
On Campus

Opening Days

Music at the Academic Fair
Academics

Music at the Academic Fair

Music professor Thomas F. Kelly speaks with a prospective student at the Academic Fair on Friday afternoon. Kelly explained, "I really love meeting a whole new freshman class...sometimes you just want to say, 'it's all going to be okay.'"

Academic Fair at the Plaza
Academics

Academic Fair at the Plaza

Students and department representatives gather at the Academic Fair on the Science Center Plaza on Friday afternoon. The annual fair held during Opening Days gives freshmen the opportunity to explore different departments.

Signing Up
Academics

Signing Up

Ellen Jang-Milsen '18 of Georgia fills out a questionnaire for the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the Academic Fair in the Science Center Plaza on Friday. Jang-Milsen, whose high school did not offer Russian, plans to study the language at Harvard.

Tolstoy at the fair
Academics

Tolstoy at the fair

A Russian nesting doll rests on the table for the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the Academic Fair in the Science Center Plaza on Friday.

Dance at the fair
Academics

Dance at the fair

Aimee P. Ricciardone, executive assistant at the Office for the Arts at Harvard, speaks with Ellie Y. Underwood '18 about dance opportunities at the Academic Fair on Friday in the Science Center Plaza. The Office for the Arts at Harvard holds multiple events to engage freshmen during Opening Days.

Making connections at the fair
Academics

Making connections at the fair

Physics professor and Leverett House Master Howard Georgi '67 shakes hands with Erik C. Owen '18 at the Academic Fair in the Science Center on Friday. Owen, who attended the humanities and sciences fairs, said he felt overwhelmed, adding "there are a lot more courses here than I ever would have thought."

3-D hands at the fair
SEAS

3-D hands at the fair

A white plaster cast and its replicate rest near a 3D printing device at the SEAS table at the Academic Fair on Friday.

Holy Hour
Religion

Holy Hour

Hundreds gathered in St. Paul Catholic Church for a holy hour Monday night in response to a planned reenactment of a Satanic black mass.

Black Mass at Kong
Religion

Black Mass at Kong

Even as the Extension School Cultural Studies Club dropped its sponsorship of the event, members of the Satanic Temple held what appeared to be a black mass ceremony at the Hong Kong restaurant and lounge Monday night.

Policy Concerns
On Campus

Today in Photos (05/14/2014)

Easter Candles
Religion

Easter Candles

Easter candles burn during the Holy Hour service.

Catholic Holy Hour
Religion

Catholic Holy Hour

Hundreds gather in St. Paul Catholic Church for a holy hour Monday night in response to a planned reenactment of a Satanic black mass.

The Procession
Religion

The Procession

Catholics march towards St. Paul Church.

Lowell House Masters at Holy Hour
Religion

Lowell House Masters at Holy Hour

Lowell House Masters Diana L. Eck, professor of comparative religion, and Dorothy A. Austin, lecturer in religion and psychology, follow along to the service at St. Paul Church.

india_reina
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An Evil Woman

Academic Fair at the Plaza
On Campus

Opening Days

transatlanticism
Highlight

Transatlanticism

paris_leaving
Highlight

I Am Not at a Cafe