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Admissions Yield Numbers Rise Again

Nearly 80 percent of students accepted for the Class of 2007 will matriculate this fall, the admissions office announced yesterday,

Police Investigate An 'Acquaintance Rape'

The Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) began investigations last Thursday into an alleged rape in one of the first-year dorms.

First-Years Warned of Laced Marijuana

Marijuana cigarettes laced with cocaine and other hard drugs may be circulating around Harvard and other area schools unbeknownst to

‘Pit Kids’ Mourn Slain Woman

Days after three local men were charged with murdering a 22-year-old “Pit kid,” the regulars who congregate near the Harvard

Two Armed Robbery Suspects Still At Large

Two Harvard graduate students were mugged by different men who claimed to be carrying guns in separate incidents early yesterday

Dead Bodies Found in Charles

Mass. State Police have pulled the dead bodies of two individuals—a 22-year-old woman and a man in his 40s—from the

Police Log

Oct. 28 8:42 a.m.—A Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) officer was dispatched to Peabody Terrace to investigate a suspicious letter.

Police Log

Oct. 22 8:52 a.m.—A Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) officer was dispatched to the Littauer Center to investigate a report

Suspicious Powder Found at Winthrop

The Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) sealed off a Winthrop House courtyard for decontamination last Friday morning after discovering a

Police Log

October 14 1:14 a.m.—A Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) officer was dispatched to Grays Hall to investigate a report of

Hillel Will Reopen After Anthrax Scare

Harvard Hillel’s Rosovsky Hall will reopen today for the first time since last Thursday after powder found in an envelope


Hillel Evacuated After Anthrax Scare

Harvard Hillel’s Rosovsky Hall was evacuated and two of its employees were sent to the hospital yesterday after one of

Anthrax Scares Hit Harvard

Anthrax scares continued to rattle the nerves of people across the nation—including at Harvard—yesterday. An e-mail made the rounds of

Suspicious Mail Worries Harvard

The Harvard and MIT communities felt the impact of the nation’s anthrax scare yesterday, as authorities confiscated suspicious pieces of

Police Log

October 8 12:30 a.m.—Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) officers were dispatched to investigate an unattended suitcase in Thayer Hall. Officers

Massachusetts Hall

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard