Crimson staff writer
Caroline T. Zhang
A bomb threat that police officers later determined was unfounded sparked an evacuation of four buildings in and around Harvard Yard on Monday.
Class of 2019 by the Numbers
A record-low 5.3 percent of applicants were offered admission to Harvard College’s Class of 2019.
Medical School Applicants
Alumni make up an increasing proportion of medical school applicants as more students take time off before applying.
Following Long Island Closure, Local Homeless Shelters Struggle with Demand
The Long Island Shelter was the Boston area’s largest, housing more than 700 people a night. When Boston city officials closed the only bridge servicing the shelter, these people were left without a place to live.
Amid National Decline, Mass. Homeless Population Rises
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development reported last week that the homeless population in Massachusetts has experienced the third highest increase of the 50 states in the past year.
Days Before Election, Students Brave Snow and Hit the Trail
College Democrats and Republicans said they believed their last-minute campaigning could have an important impact on election night outcomes.