Alan C. Chiu
Senior Douwe Yntema, shown above in earlier action, classmate Michael Dunn, junior Rob Newell, and sophomore Brendan McIntee finished first in the 200-yard backstroke, earning 18 out of 197 points Harvard amassed against Penn on Sunday. A day earlier, the Crimson beat another Ivy League foe, Brown, to continue undefeated in the conference.
Co-captain Alex Meyer led the Crimson men’s swim team to another strong season, in which the squad finished second to Princeton at the Ivy League Championships once again. Meyer ended the season on a high note, placing 14th in the 1,650-yard freestyle at NCAA’s to earn All-American honors.
U.S. Solicitor General Elena Kagan speaks during Harvard Law School's Class of 2009 Class Day Exercises, when she urged graduates to pursue public service careers. Fellow law school professor and another reported candidate for the Supreme Court Martha Minow succeeded Kagan as Dean in July 2009.