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Lisa M. Yu ’11 & Daniel C. Suo ’10

It took all her willpower to refrain from opening the love letter before she was allowed to.

Dorm Crew

Storage Monitor Positions Now Open

If you're looking for an easy way to make a few extra bucks before the end of the semester, you may be in luck. Although finals are quickly approaching, with them come storage hours—and some coveted jobs monitoring students as they rush to pack their belongings away on time.


Frequent Flyer

I stood on top of a platform more than 23 feet above the ground. Harnessed, I placed my toes over ...

Secret Santa
For The Moment

Need a Shortcut, Santa?

Although the approaching holidays may be overshadowed by the universal downer that is final exams, many Harvard students still find ...

Student Groups

Bioluminescent Dinoflagellates

They're small. They don't make noise. They don't need to be fed. You can leave them unattended for weeks and they (probably) won't die. And your tutor likely won't care that you're haboring them illicitly in your room.

On Campus

With the Regatta Come Rules

The Head of the Charles regatta is taking place in Cambridge this weekend, as evidence by the excess of people ...

Undergraduate Council

Mather Infiltrates UC Website

Pay a visit to the Harvard Undergraduate Council website and all seems normal. Right?

On Campus

Harvard Carnival Rescheduled for Tomorrow

If you were annoyed by the unceremonious end to "Camp Harvard" last week, you will soon have closure, followed by ...

Things to Know

Harvard, There's a Storm Coming.

It looks like the endless miserable heat may be coming to an end, even if it's just for the weekend. However, it appears that Mother Nature might be overcompensating by replacing the heat with a hurricane that could potentially dump eight inches of rain in the Boston area.

Commencement 2010

The Changing Face of The Square

Over the past 25 years, Harvard Square has faced tension between maintaining the Square’s historically eclectic vibes and the demands of a modern economy.

On Campus

Phi Beta Kappa Welcomes 99 New Members

On Tuesday, 99 new members were formally inducted into the Harvard chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society.


Students and Faculty Fight Nuclear Tests

In the spring of 1960, 1,359 members of the Harvard faculty signed a petition encouraging the Eisenhower administration to consider ...

Radcliffe Institute

Senior Awarded Fay Prize

Diana C. Wise ’09-’10, a History and Literature concentrator, has been awarded the 2010 Captain Jonathan Fay Prize for her senior thesis. She was selected for this honor from among this year’s 89 Thomas T. Hoopes Prize winners.

On Campus

Greenhouse Devastation

You know how to tell when the school year has truly ended? When the Greenhouse Café (burning your BoardPlus since ...