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Mia A. Word

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What Harvard Students Say vs. What They Mean

When you arrive at Harvard, you might be unaware of the distinct phrases students say that have a different meaning than their literal definitions. It is a learned language that one has to assimilate to; however, once you get the hang of it, you never forget it. Webster—I mean—Flyby has your definitions ready!


Flyby Ranks: Top 10 Blocking Group Names

Every year as part of the blocking process, eager frosh submit their most ~creative~ takes on a blocking group name (or... not.). Join us as we round up some of our favorites from this year!


Five Signs Your Professor Does NOT Pass the Vibe Check

With Zoom as our new classroom, class norms can look a little different. Thus, some turn-offs are pandemic-specific, others are everlasting — haunting us both in-person and online. The important part is to figure out what you can handle before the add/drop period ends!


Flyby Investigates: How are Freshman Getting Cuffed?

For freshmen living on campus last semester (or, honestly, anywhere else), it seems that finding a quarantine boo moved way up on the priority list. So how did we get here? Our very own freshman writer breaks down the new Covid dating culture, and how somehow plenty of freshman found love in a global pandemic.