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Robert O. Boorstin

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An Impeachable Offense

W HAT CAN YOU SAY about a movie which promotes itself by sending newspapers a piece of plywood which proudly

The Journalist's Long March

Zhao Jinglun's apartment on Ware St. in Cambridge is neither large nor luxurious. A couch, an easy chair and a

Out of the Closet, Into the Packet

T HERE SAT the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences of Harvard University, looking as helpless as Kojak

A Tough Pack of Dogs

If nothing else about today's Harvard-Yale showdown is certain, you can bet that Yale senior defensive end Jack Kelley tried

Cornell Stuns Elis, 24-6

NEW HAVEN, Conn.--Like a red suited cavalry come to save Harvard's hopes for an Ivy League crown, the Cornell gridders

A More Efficient Approach

I T WAS ALL the administrators in Massachusetts Hall needed. As if everything surrounding their plans to provide cheap energy

The Tuesday Night Massacre

The members of the Leverett House social committee thought they had it all figured out. The election was "too close

Reagan Win Blocks NRC Appointment

The election of Ronald Reagan has "effectively killed" the nomination of Albert Carnesale, professor of Public Policy, to head the

Pride Grows With Progress

A light wet snow fell on Cuyahoga County, Ohio, early this October morning, long before the clouds obscured the sunrise,

University Considers Forming New Company to Run MATEP

Harvard officials confirmed yesterday that they are considering establishing a new corporation to run the controversial Medical Area Total Energy

Carter, Reagan Square Off in Debate

CLEVELAND, Ohio--In the end, the experts on both sides of the great debate agreed, nobody won by a knock-out. But

Journalists Flock to 'City of Forests'

CLEVELAND, Ohio--From the folks who brought you Stouffers, Quaker Oats, the Salisbury steak and Superman--the 1980 presidential debate. They invented

Power Plant Stalls Again

As if the Harvard officials in charge of the Medical Area Total Energy Plant (MATEP) didn't have enough problems, the

Duty, Honor, Country...

I T IS 5:30 P.M. and a slight rain is falling in the north quadrant of the United States Military

First' From a Cambridge Original

There is a most definite air of history surrounding Charles Eliot. On the brass plate on the door of the

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather
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CS50 and the Humanities