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Renee G. Stern

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Heavy-Handed 'History' of Nazi Germany Forces Points

Ida Hattemer-Higgins’ debut novel “The History of History” opens with a simple absurdist premise: young American expatriate Margaret Taub awakens alone in the woods outside Berlin wearing tattered men’s clothes and unable to recall the past several months of her life.


Krauss Details Grieving Psyches in ‘Great House’

The most effective aspect of Krauss’s “Great House” is the unusual structure of her first person narrative, which shifts between the perspectives of her five protagonists.

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Theater Previews

Student performances of Grease, Bat Boy, and Shulamis

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No. 2 Minnesota To Test Crimson at Home

The Crimson women’s hockey team hopes that its recent success is a good sign for this weekend’s two-game set against one of its biggest rivals, Minnesota. The puck drops tonight at 7 p.m. at Bright Hockey Center, and the teams will face off again tomorrow at 4 p.m.


Ivies Collaborate to Explore Dancing Issues

Performances and discussion will highlight common issues in Ivy League dance

School of Public Health

HSPH Studies Support for Health Care Proposal

Public support for proposed health care legislation hinges more on how it promises to impact individuals, rather than on its potential effect on the nation as a whole, according to a study earlier this week from Harvard School of Public Health researchers.


Reflections in a Political ‘Mirror’

“The artist, however faithful to his personal vision of reality,” John F. Kennedy ’40 said of Robert Frost in a ...



Weezer used to be geek rock titans, singing charming love songs over mellow California-pop melodies. Their self-titled debut and sophomore ...


SPOTLIGHT: Helen Pickett

Dancer, actress, and choreographer—Helen Pickett is a sensation in the world of ballet. For over a decade, she held the ...

Congressman Padilla (D-Winthrop House)

You know “that guy” from section? Imagine an entire class full of 120 “that guys.” That class is Gov 1300,

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Barry Kane takes a snow day.

Add/drop deadline was extended one day due to the snowstorm. Barry Kane, that man whose incessant Q reminders suck the