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Paras D. Bhayani

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Leaders, Not Laggards, On Health Reform

It has become a virtual tautology to say that the nation’s long-term fiscal problem is really a health care cost problem.

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Nolan, McGovern for Cambridge

When Cambridge voters go to the polls next Tuesday, I hope they mark their ballots for the two committee members who have the strongest records of bringing positive change to the city’s public schools.

Why I (sort of) Like SLAM

For the four years I’ve been at Harvard, the Student Labor Action Movement has been one of the least popular

Taking The Long Way

A handful of students will gather today in leafy Tercentenary Theatre for a ceremony filled with all the pomp and

Surveying the Class

The number of Harvard seniors entering finance and consulting has fallen by half in the past year, with just one

Fire These Administrators

As Harvard begins to confront its most severe budgetary and financial contraction in a generation, administrators in the Faculty of

Breaking the News

Local media reported earlier this month that The New York Times Company has threatened to close The Boston Globe, its

Budget Cutting for Dummies

At his town hall meeting last week, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Michael D. Smith said that

An Area of Darkness

In the past few weeks, Slumdog Millionaire has become nothing short of a worldwide sensation, earning a jaw-dropping 10 Oscar

Putting the Al in Allston

Last week, Tercentenary Theatre was decked out in Commencement fare, festooned with large banners proclaiming that “Green is the New

Harvard Health Policy Review Stirs Controversy

A controversial article published in the undergraduate-run Harvard Health and Policy Review has prompted a Harvard professor to resign from

Playing With Fire

A week ago, Congress gave its final assent to a deal that would allow American companies to sell nuclear technology

Wall Street Meltdown

For just under a month, reporters have been fashioning articles about the financial crisis by simply listing the venerable Wall

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Former Mexican Health Minister To Lead Harvard School of Public Health

Julio Frenk, a global health expert who served as health minister under former Mexican President Vicente Fox, will become dean

In Aggressive Move, Harvard Outlines Significant Cuts to Carbon Emissions

University President Drew G. Faust adopted a task force's recommendations for addressing climate change on Wednesday, committing Harvard to reducing