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PBS Documentary Will Revisit 150-Year-Old Med School Murder

In 1849, a doctor was brutally murdered at the Harvard Medical School in a crime that is still remembered by


Show Turns Lens on Harvard Staff

After years of capturing Harvard janitors, dining hall workers and security guards on film as they toiled in empty hallways


Medical School, UAE to Collaborate on Center

If all goes according to plan, Harvard will be leading a new healthcare initiative in the United Arab Emigrates in


SARS Travel Ban Lifted

The University lifted its ban on travel to mainland China last week, ending the last of its restrictions on travel


Summer School Ranks Down by 300 This Year

Harvard summer school students moved in last weekend, their ranks thinner than last years class by roughly 300, a decline


First History of Science Department Chair Dies

I Bernard Cohen ’37, a Harvard professor who founded the Department of the History and Science in 1966, died June

In The Meantime

Scales of Justice

Named after a coalition of comic book superheros, Justice League, a hip-hop group consisting of Kwame Owusu-Kesse ’06, Brandon M.

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The Strange Sound of Music

On Sunday, Nov. 17, an anxious crowd waited in a line starting from Science Center D—and extending into Oxford Street—before

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up from underground

Credit where credit is due: before Paul Oakenfold’s mug and shades graced MTV’s cotton candy airwaves, the man was a

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Fresh Air

Slug of hip-hop group Atmosphere wants to change the world. “We are attempting to get children to stop wearing visors,”


Hip Hop: More Than Thugs and Gangstas

By RYAN J. KUO CONTIRBUTING WRITER Catching a primetime exposé on hip hop music last month, it was tempting to


Plaid’s Music Gets You Twisted Up

Avant-garde musicians are spooky types, as proven by the recent show at the Middle East featuring Plaid, Nobukazu Takemura and


Tommy’s Market Suffers Slow Start

After its first month in business, Tommy’s Value convenience store has yet to see the financial success that its owner


University of California Examines SAT Testing

The University of California (UC) held a major conference this weekend to explore the possibility of eliminating the SAT as


State Fires Logan Security Firm

The Massachusetts State Police revoked a major Logan Airport security firm’s license to operate in the state on Thursday, following

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Harvard vs. Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven


Freshman Survey Part III: Inside the Classroom and Out

Acceptance Letters

Freshman Survey Part II: The Gilded Envelope