Alexandra C. Wood

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The Politics Of Black Style

This is the third op-ed in a series on Black History Month. Black style in America isn’t as simple as

Shorenstein Fellows Announced

A Pulitzer Prize-winner and a doctoral student are among this spring’s crop of fellows at the Kennedy School of Government’s


How much will you owe if you return a Lamont reserve book 47 years from today? $4,944.12: Pretty steep price

Vivek G. Ramaswamy

If you think that debater-extraordinaire Vivek G. Ramaswamy ’07 is intense, you obviously haven’t met “Da Vek.” “It’s the most

What I Did This Summer. By: Criminals.

From investigating bad smells to apprehending weapon wielding police impersonators, HUPD had its ever-capable hands full this summer. Here are

Projectile Information Withheld

It seems that barf boy is keeping his mouth shut this time around. During a recent recruitment event held by

Choosing Her Battles

Her freshman year, a fifth-grade CityStep student called Abby L. Fee ’05 “Bubble Butt”—and she laughs about it today. A

Israeli Ambassadors Criticizes U.N.

Israel’s former ambassador to the United Nations criticized the organization for failing to live up to its mission to protect

Personal Style

So you say that people in the Square don’t know how to dress themselves. But have you ever really given

The Do-Gooder

"My friends call me the volunteer whore,” says Kamilah O. Dixon ’05. A pre-med biology concentrator from Lowell House, Dixon

Love it/Hate it: Senior Spring

LOVE IT The day I turned in my thesis, I ran out of Sever’s basement screaming into the sunny April

How do you fail out of Harvard?

Among the pointy letter-loving Harvard crowd, failure is the ultimate taboo. And in this case, this is not the same

Too Sexy for their Shirts

Heidi Klum may grace runways from Milan to Paris, but could she do her little turn on the catwalk in

A Beautiful Mind

The Math lounge is hidden in a discrete part of the department on the fourth floor of the Science Center,

Shake It, Just Don't Break It

Whether you’re looking to find inspiration in a world of euphonious beats and fluid rhythms or you just want to