The Crimson Staff

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Class of 2018: By the Numbers

From legacy status and admissions statistics to political beliefs and sexual experience, The Crimson's second annual survey of Harvard's incoming freshman brings the Class of 2018 into sharper focus.


Let Uber Be Ubiquitous

While no car service should be allowed to operate totally unfettered, governments should promote rather than stifle technological innovation and its manifold benefits.

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Massachusetts Hall

Massachusetts Hall, the home of Harvard's central administration, is pictured.


Which 5.9 Percent?

For which precocious 17- and 18-year-olds should Harvard throw open the gates?


The College Outside the Classroom

Just because a skill cannot be taught in a lab or lecture does not mean it is not worth learning.


Doing Better

The College’s policies for disciplining sexual assault, although currently under revision, have not been updated since 1993, and remain inadequate.

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1964 Reunion Issue

50 years ago, the College mourned a 'Son of Harvard,' watched one of its own arrested for civil rights protestation in Georgia, and lived through "The Great Harvard Sex Scandal." This week, the Class of 1964 reunites on campus for its 50th reunion.

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1989 Reunion Issue

25 years ago, HUCTW celebrated its first contract, the College's Housing system came under fire, and men's hockey won Harvard its only national championship in history. This week, the Class of 1989 reunites on campus for its 25th reunion.

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Year in Sports

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Year in Photos

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Commencement 2014

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Year in Review

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Capital Campaign

Six and a half billion dollars. Is Harvard worth it? It is the question that every potential donor, no matter how deep his or her pockets, must ask as they mull the Harvard’s record-seeking capital campaign.


Commence the Protests

Rather than naming a name and then sitting silent, universities should play a more active role in refereeing the campus discussion.

Facebook at Puzzle Day

This Is CS50.

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Intelligent Design: Negotiating the Identity of the Architecture Track

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Harvard vs. Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven