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Maya S. Bhagat

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Piper 4
Flyby Blog

Pets of Harvard: Piper the Cat

Check out Piper, Wigg's adorable kitty!

Piper Dog 2
Flyby Blog

Pets of Harvard: Piper The Dog

Meet Piper the dog, Pfoho's adorable furry friend!

Why I Declared

Why I Declared 2019: Humanities

To get some perspective on concentration declaration, we asked Flyby sophomores studying the humanities why they declared.

why I declared humanities
Flyby Blog

why I declared humanities

Nothing feels quite as "classic Harvard" as the humanities.

Flyby Blog

Overheard at the Math 21b Midterm

This midterm season, we bring you the pre-exam panic of the latest Math 21b midterm.

Widener Library
Flyby Blog

Quiz: Which Harvard Library Are You?

Deep down we all want to be Widener, but some of us are Lamonts, and that’s just a fact that we have to live with. Get back into study mode this semester with this Harvard Library Quiz!

Graduate Students at Pumpkin Patch
Around Town

It’s The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch, Charlie Brown!

This isn’t your typical pumpkin patch — an 85 dollar price tag hangs off of the child’s apple-sized discovery.

Walking to Class
Flyby Blog

How to Beat the Harvard Sophomore Slump

Need tips on how to beat the sophomore (or any year) slump at Harvard? Flyby is here to help!

Cassandra Clare

Shading in the Love Triangle

Clare fully explores the relationships between the three vertices of this epic young-adult love triangle without ultimately side-lining any character’s affections.

Summer Postcard: Paris
Summer Postcards 2019

Summer Postcard: One Step at a Time

There's nothing like the feeling of being hopelessly lost and suddenly recognizing a familiar landmark or a shop which leads back to familiarity.

Summer Postcard: Paris
Summer Postcards 2019

Summer Postcard: Paris

Walking Graphic

A Cultural Masquerade

In the 21st century, maybe it’s increasingly impossible for anyone to have a straightforward explanation for where they come from. We toggle between identities, pulling from a jumble of birthplaces and nationalities. When I pretended to be my American roommate Hannah, maybe it wasn’t a lie, so much as one facet of who I am.

Flyby Blog

The Five Stages of Writing Papers

Writing a final paper is an experience, to say the least. We've broken it down into five critical stages.

Khurana Addresses Students
Flyby Blog

Visitas Advice from Around Harvard

Check out this Visitas advice from administrators, faculty, staff, and a student from around campus!

Zodiac Signs
Flyby Blog

Harvard Houses as Zodiac Signs

Twelve houses, twelve zodiac signs — you get the picture.