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Jonathan H. Alter

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On the Right

"We thought we lived in an enchanted world of great men. We found that when they [the rest of the

As Different as Night And Day

George Richardson admits it. He was "a little pissed off" when he first went to work as a security guard

Group of Seniors Will Protest Harvard's South Africa Stand

Members of the senior class at odds with the administration over the University's position on investments in South Africa will

Charges Dropped Against Former Dillon Employee

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts this week cleared a Harvard student of charges filed against him stemming from his involvement with

State Closes Student Firm; Probes Charges of Fraud

Massachusetts Secretary of State Paul H. Guzzi '64 yesterday ordered Bill Dillon and Co., an investment firm run by Harvard

Be Careful What You Inhale

It was enough to make even the most devoted of pot smokers pause before toking up: the news that Mexican

A Passage For India

The name India Edwards is not one that will long be remembered in the history of either the Democratic Party

The Independent Incumbents

In other cities they wouldn't be called independents--these old-style incumbents riding their conservative friendship-building ways into office election after election.

HEW Regulations on the Handicapped Bring Opposition From Administration

Recently issued Health Education and Welfare guidelines stipulating that all federally-aided colleges and universities make their facilities accessible to the

MIT: 'Fear of Flying' Now Playing

Names, sex, newspapers. They don't mix. Two MIT women have learned that lesson in recent weeks, as fellow engineers continue

MIT Women Rate Sex Mates in Article

The topic was sex. The two MIT women told all--in lurid detail. They named all--over 30 of their bed mates.

Carter Urges Americans To Face Energy Challenge

President Carter told a nationwide television audience last night that dealing with the nation's energy crisis requires a collective effort

Good Ole Cult

A COUPLE OF YEARS AGO some smart publisher came out with a joke book called The Wit and Wisdom of

Conflict Over Coach Jolts Debate Team

One of Harvard's and the nation's top debaters along with the assistant coach of the Harvard debate team have resigned

From Dishes To Viruses, Etcetera

For Marie Sullivan '79 it meant going from a $2.75 an hour dull job in the music library to a

Free Time
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In Search of Lost Time

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
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What We Forget About School: School