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Official Defends PATRIOT Act

The Department of Justice official who assembled the USA PATRIOT Act said in an Institute of Politics debate with an

Bio-Research Stance Presented to Faculty

In a presentation to the Faculty Council on Wednesday, Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) Dean for Research and Information

Foreign Students Now Face Identity Checks

A new system designed to cross-check the identities of foreign visa-holders entering the country became operational on Monday, slowing reentry

Musicians Underground

The December sky darkens as a stream of commuters in the Square tramples snow into slush and crowds the slippery

Street Musicians Looking To Protect Subway Stages

When Stephen Baird tries to communicate something important, his voice drops to a tremulous murmur and his eyebrows bounce excitedly

Sorting Through ‘The Count’

Avid onlookers cram into the hallway of the Cambridge Senior Center to make room for ballot boxes as election staffers

Processing Fee Proposed for Int’l Students

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has proposed charging international students $100 for mandatory registration in a national tracking database,

Activist Decries Patriot Act’s Abuses at Student Meeting

The USA Patriot Act threatens the civil liberties of all students, particularly protesters and dissenters, an American Civil Liberties Union

Government Approves Planned Biodefense Lab

A proposal to bring a high-level biodefense research facility to Boston received federal approval on Tuesday, creating a new opportunity

Students Blocked By Visa Troubles

About 10 of Harvard’s international students have not received visas and most likely will not join their peers in the

Summer Director Retires After 19 Years

Every August for the past 19 years, Elizabeth Chapman Hewitt has seen her students pack their belongings and leave Cambridge

Lack of Research Monkeys Could Slow Studies

A nationwide dearth of research monkeys has forced vaccine researchers at Harvard to scale back their studies, potentially compromising their

Summers, Cambridge Mayor Celebrate Recent Donations

University President Lawrence H. Summers joined Cambridge Mayor Michael A. Sullivan at the Cambridge Ringe and Latin School (CRLS) last

Study Criticizes Alcohol Policy

A report by a researcher at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) that claims to debunk an increasingly popular

File-Sharing Suits Pass Over Harvard

University officials said Harvard has not received any subpoenas from legal representatives of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA),