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Brandon J. Dixon

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Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
Undergraduate Council

Flyby's Ideal UC Candidate Platforms

What does the Flyby team at the Crimson believe are some unaddressed, substantive issues?


Study: Non-Ladder Faculty Often More Involved in University Communities

​While non-tenure-track faculty members at universities are perceived as having less expertise, they are often more involved in the university community than their tenure-track counterparts, according to a recent study of two unnamed universities.

Undergraduate Council

UC Election Ticket Predictions

At Flyby, we have been thinking hard about which people might be considering running.

"OTHER: A Multiracial Student Photo Gallery"

Photo Gallery Highlights Multiracial Student Experiences

The exhibit features more than 50 models who identify as multiracial, each of whom posed for a portrait and answered a series of questions displayed in a written transcript.

The President's Challenge
Central Administration

Innovator Stig Leschly Encourages Failure at President’s Challenge Launch

Leschly, who serves as CEO of MATCH Education, shared anecdotes about his experiences with failure, rejection, and a determined tubist at the event in the i-Lab, stressing the ubiquity of failure.

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FlyBy Blog

turkey plympton street

Spotted: turkey on Plympton Street.

turkey plympton street
FlyBy Blog

Harvard Square Turkey Now Has Facebook Following

​For those worrying that Canadian Thanksgiving had finally meant doom for Harvard’s most beloved celebrity, you can breathe a sigh of relief. The turkey is still waddling around Cambridge with the same self-absorbed independence that has made students fall in love. But now its infamy has spread from the exclusive email lists of Dunster House to Facebook.


Undergraduates Explore Startup Industry at Conference

Start @ a Startup is a conference in its fourth year that “connects the brightest college students with startups from across the country for a weekend of educational and recruiting events,” according to its website.

UC First General Meeting

UC Debuts Alumni Advisory Council

The current and primary focus of the Undergraduate Council’s alumni board is to foster relationships between College alumni and current UC representatives.