Writer

John F. Baughman

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Seven Seats of Power

I f the Harvard Corporation ever wanted to "get" the History Department, it could do it. It could block the

Harvard Revamps Funds To Ride New Bull Market

As the stock market rose over 100 points the last two weeks. Harvard investors reacted aggressively and capitalized on the

Ed School Avoids Projected Deficit

Unexpected fundraising success and stringent belt-tightening have put the Graduate School of Education in the black, despite earlier projections that

No Winners, But No Losers Either

Fans watching Olympic soccer in Harvard Stadium the last two days were beginning to wonder it they would ever see

Letting the Good Times Roll

"O ne man, one movie. That's what did it to us." Thirty years after Marlon Brando terrorized a small California

That's Entertainment

A FAVORITE advertising gimmick of television manufacturers is to show T. V. watchers being bombarded by actual items emanating from

From Four Continents

While fans pouring into Harvard Stadium next week will see some of the world's best soccer, they may be surprised

High and Way Outside

S OMEWHERE OUT in the middle of North America a 37-year-old man with a graying beard is playing baseball. Bill

Boston City Council Votes to Divest

The Boston City Council Wednesday passed an ordinance which if enacted would force the city to divest all public funds

Wilson May Leave For UCLA, Takes Rare Joint Tenure

One of the University's most famous scholars, James Q. Wilson, may leave Harvard in three years because of an unusual

Markey to Replace Greenidge As Sports Information Head

Harvard called Edward W. Markey up to the majors last week. The former assistant director of Harvard Sports Information will

Debating A City's Future

A Law School think tank is refining a new way of debating public policy and settling disputes that proponents say

Ivy Football Games Will Be Televised

At least one, and as many as four Harvard football games will be televised next fall as a result of

Spinning Wheels

W ITH A SHRILL blast on the whistle between his teeth the bicyclist announces his apporoach. He whizzes between a

A Flick is Just a Flick

"You must remember this, A kiss is just a kiss, A sigh is just a sigh, The fundamental things apply

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
Columns

CS50 and the Humanities

Closing Ceremony
Columns

Ignore Congress. Close Gitmo.