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School of Public Health

Study Indicts ‘Stroke Belt’


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Political Groups

Workers, Students Rally Against Layoffs

Several dozen Harvard employees and students rallied outside the Holyoke Center last night, protesting the budget cuts that may dim the holiday season for some University staff.


Author Speaks Of “Nature’s Blueprint”

How can we learn from nature to get water without wells, materials without mining, or cooling without AC? Over 150 graduate students, faculty members, and Cambridge residents packed into a crowded Loeb Auditorium at the Graduate School of Design to hear author Janine M. Benyus address those very questions.

On Campus

Levitsky Leads Honduras Talk

The coup in Honduras that occurred over the summer and the subsequent international reaction may have large implications for the future of democracy in Latin America, Professor Steven R. Levitsky said at a dinner discussion last night.

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Harvard Kennedy School

Dukakis Talks on Media Strategy

Former Democratic presidential candidate Michael S. Dukakis advised aspiring politicians about media strategy at a Kennedy School event yesterday.

Undergraduate Council

One Campaign Seeks To ‘Go Deep’

Robert G.B. Long ’11 and David R. Johnson ’11 have been dreaming of taking the helm of the Undergraduate Council ...

Ed School

Ed. School Dean Passes Away

Theodore R. Sizer, former dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education and innovative educational reformer, died last week of ...


Anti-Illegal Alien Speaker Banned

James W. Gilchrist, founder of the Minuteman Project, was uninvited from a speaking engagement Saturday at the Harvard Undergraduate Legal ...