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Kiana Ziadkhanpour

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Dear Freshmen: An Open Letter About Handling Failure

Under any circumstance, coming to college is daunting, and adding a pandemic to the mix just makes it all the more challenging. So take it to heart that making mistakes and “failing” (whatever that may mean) are a part of the life experience, and certainly part of the Harvard repertoire.


How to: Make Any Space Feel Like Harvard

With the start of the remote semester, looking at old pictures of Harvard Yard and your friend’s Instagram Stories of campus aren’t cutting it anymore. We all miss Harvard, and even for those on campus, life just isn’t the same. But who says your new life can’t look a bit more like the Harvard of the past?


What to Pack for Virtual Visitas

Normally, you’d bring a carry-on and a backpack stuffed with the essentials as you head through Harvard’s gates for Visitas, but this year things will be... a little different. What should you pack for Virtual Visitas?


Flyby’s Quarantunes Playlist (April 2020)

With a mix of topical tunes (SICKO MODE so you can pretend like you’re back in the Igloo as you obsessively google COVID-19 symptoms, No Time to Die, Modern Loneliness…) and some new music that we love, Flyby presents the ultimate Qurantunes Playlist.


How to: Get the Perfect LinkedIn Headshot (At Home Edition)

Are you getting bored at home already and looking to work on your LinkedIn profile? Maybe it’s time to change your headshot from your high school yearbook photo or freshman year convocation shot to something a bit more updated.


Flyby Eats FlyBy for a Week

Join us at Flyby (the Blog of the Harvard Crimson) as we embark on the ultimate challenge: eating FlyBy (the thing under Berg) lunches and bagged dinners for an entire week. (Note: Do not try this at home.)