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Mariel A. Klein

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Double Tree Housekeepers Strike, Rally Attracts Thousands
On Campus

Double Tree Housekeepers Strike, Rally Attracts Thousands

Double Tree Rally
Labor

DoubleTree Housekeepers Strike, Rally Attracts Hundreds

The strike marks the culmination of over a year of campaigning organized by a Massachusetts-based union that represents Harvard’s dining hall employees and the Student Labor Action Movement.

Health Care Panel
Health

Harvard Union Hosts Panel on Reducing Healthcare Costs

Around 150 members of the Harvard Union of Clerical and Technical Workers and Harvard faculty gathered Monday to discuss strategies for improving employee health while keeping health care affordable.

HUPD
Crime

HUPD Police Log 10/13 - 11/02: Bag Check Bandit and Suspicious Squirt Guns

Between unchecked bags, stolen soda, and suspicious smells, it seems that a lot's been going on around campus.

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor
Politics

Baker '79 Elected Next Governor by Thin Margin

He will be the first Republican governor of the Bay State since 2006.

Harvard Square

Homeless Woman Found Dead in Square

A 66-year-old homeless woman was found dead in Harvard Square early Tuesday morning, the Cambridge Police Department reported later in the day.

DoubleTree Protest
Student Groups

Citing Workplace Injuries, DoubleTree Workers Call for Faust Meeting

Students, workers, and local politicians convened for a roundtable discussion Tuesday evening to discuss workplace hazards at the Boston-Cambridge DoubleTree Suites, which is located in a Harvard-owned building.

Crime

HUPD Officer Assaulted on Mass. Ave.

Peter Harris, 47, was arrested on Oct. 18 for assault and battery on a police officer and disorderly conduct after he allegedly hit a HUPD officer outside 1300 Mass. Ave.

Crime

U.S. Department of Education Amends Clery Act

Harvard and all other universities receiving federal funding will now have to report crimes determined as unfounded after the Clery Act was amended.

Eldo Kim
Crime

Analysis: Kim Secured ‘Extraordinary’ Bargain, Experts Say

Eldo Kim, who was charged last week for allegedly sending emailed bomb threats last December, reached an “unusual” yet “fair” arrangement, law experts say.

HUPD
Crime

HUPD Police Log 9/22 - 10/12: Stolen Elevator Doors and Disappearing Swordsmen

Between annoying texts, stolen cleaning supplies, and wall twerking, it seems that a lot's been going on around campus.

Crime

Man Charged for Harvard Radio-Controlled Plane Attack Threat

A Moroccan national will be sentenced after being recorded discussing flying a radio-controlled plane fitted with explosives into Harvard and a federal building, according to the Connecticut Post.

SLAM TFA Protest
Labor

TFA Co-CEO Responds to SLAM Protesters, Defends Program

Teach For America co-CEO Matthew Kramer ’98 defended his organization on Wednesday in an interview with The Crimson.

Clery Act 2014
Crime

Harvard Reports Highest Sex Offense Number in Ivy League

Harvard police reported 40 instances of forced sexual contact on or near campus in 2013, more than any other Ivy League school, last week.

University Benefits Costs
Central Administration

Budget Claims Behind Health Plan Changes Don’t Add Up

The jump in costs that Hausammann described did take place, but over the course of only two years and more than a decade ago.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads