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Alexander L. Pasternack

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Theater Review: Dynamic Duo Humors with Past

Writing a hit play is about as hard as finding a parking space in the Square (or so goes one

Movie Review: Garden State

In the era of hype and summer blockbusters, it seems easy to feel impressed by a movie well before one

London Lanes

LONDON—If you happen to be in London for the summer, and you’re waiting for the No. 49 bus stop at

Residents Weigh In On Allston Plans

While Harvard officials celebrated yesterday’s release of reports outlining the University’s future campus across the river, Allston residents remained anxious

Allston Renters Fear Growth

On a brisk morning last month, Booker Johnson stands before a row of newly renovated low-income homes in his neighborhood.

Food and Drink

Beck In Black

Some rules: Rock concerts don’t start on time, on-stage collaborations can’t work and never should the opening band upstage the

At the Polls, Usual Mix Of Apathy and Interest

At one o’clock yesterday afternoon, Bill Willard was busy tinkering with a crossword puzzle. Willard, the warden at Cambridge’s Ward

Al Franken Named Class Day Speaker

Author and comedian Al Franken ’73 will offer words of wisdom to graduating seniors on Class Day—the day before Commencement—senior

Black Education Pioneer Monro Dies

John U. Monro ’34, a white educator who led Harvard’s early efforts to recruit minorities and later quit his job

A Fighter for Freedom of Thought

At a time when universities across the nation buckled under the scrutiny of Senator Joseph McCarthy’s communist witchhunts, President Nathan

Free Time
Columns

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
Columns

What We Forget About School: School