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Shira H. Fischer

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Letters

Middle East Crisis Does Not Constitute Race War

To the editors: I was disgusted by the piece you ran suggesting that the nature of the conflict in Israel

A Time to Reflect

When I think about what I have learned in the past four years, the lessons that come to mind do

Library Lockdown

I know Harvard doesn't trust me. It hires proctors to watch my every move during final exams and provides me

Jamison Discusses High Rates of Depression at Universities

Speaking to a crowd of 500 people last night in Sanders Theatre, Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison, a leading expert and

Hollis Gets a New Look, Address

In addition to its physical renovations over the summer, Harvard also underwent some virtual changes. The HOLLIS website, formerly known

Flat-Screens, G4s Arrive in Labs

Macintoshes around campus have gone on a diet. Twenty-four new thin-screen Macintosh G4s can be found in the computer lab

Clinton Awards Galbraith Top Civilian Medal

WASHINGTON--Warburg Professor of Economics emeritus John Kenneth Galbraith was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom at a White House ceremony

One Small Step For Man

WASHINGTON--Lately, I've been disappointed with the world. Disgusted, perhaps, is a better word. I spent the month of June in

Three's a Crowd: New Student Groups Struggle To Carve Niche

Harvard's 268 student groups cover nearly every imaginable aspect of college life, often many times over. There are 23 organizations

Conference Questions Internet's Role

A who's-who of executives, technology gurus and economists debated the implications of a wired world last week, joining Harvard educators

FAS Asked To Cover Computer Kiosks

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Computer Services (FASCS) reluctantly covered and turned off the Science Center's iMac computer kiosks last

Harvard Launches New Personal Web Pages

My.harvard.edu, a customizable web portal for Harvard undergraduates, graduate students and Faculty, has been officially released and is ready for

ILOVEYOU Virus Hits University Computers

A virus that has so far infected 45 million computers worldwide has circulated widely at Harvard, prompting Harvard Arts and

FAS Server Failure Slows Campus

The entire Harvard computer network went down for nearly three hours Friday following a routine system update by the Faculty

Biotech Event Draws Scientists, Protesters

BOSTON--More than 10,000 scientists, educators and businesspeople gathered last week for the largest biotechnology conference ever, while thousands of counter-demonstrators

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

OKWELOGU
Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

Protest
Columns

Reconstruction 3.0