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Adams and Dragons
Student Groups

Duels, Drinks, Debates: Inside the John Adams Society

At a time when some are questioning Harvard’s commitment to free speech, the John Adams Society seeks to challenge what they see as the campus liberal orthodoxy—even if it means meeting in secret.


China Experts Analyze 19th Party Congress

Chinese President Xi Jingping may continue to centralize his power even as the country’s ideological balance remains constant, experts predicted at the event.

On Campus

Harvard Kicks Off First-Ever Black Playwrights Festival

Harvard’s first-ever Black Playwrights Festival kicked off Thursday with a reading of an original student play and a conversation on intimacy and authenticity in black theater.


Former Surgeon General Talks Workplace Loneliness

“The issue of depression and loneliness among medical students and graduate students is hugely underestimated."

Food and Drink

Experts Explore Challenges in Food Regulation Policy

From stifling innovation to encouraging excessive food waste, speakers at the 4th annual Harvard-UCLA Food Law and Policy Conference on Friday criticized the current food regulatory environment.

Jordan Klepper

Satirist Strikes Serious Note at IOP

"Humor is one of the best ways to make light of a damp situation,” Jordan Klepper, a comedian and host of Comedy Central’s "The Opposition," said.

Cambridge City Hall
Cambridge City Council

Cambridge City Council Adopts Four Puerto Rican Sister Cities

The unanimously-passed resolution will designate Coamo, Orocovis, Salinas, and Jayuya— four Puerto Rican cities well-represented in Cambridge’s population—as sister cities.


Lawyers Discuss CIA Torture Lawsuit

Paul L. Hoffman and Lawrence S. Lustberg played major roles on the American Civil Liberties Union’s litigation team in Salim v. Mitchell,

Vann R. Newkirk II: Race, Identity and Media

Journalist Criticizes Media’s Role in Trump-Era Politics

"We like to say things that make us feel good about calling out the affect of racism without doing anything about the actual muscle of racism," Vann R. Newkirk II said.