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C. Ramsey Fahs

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Ben Iuliano and Julia Thomas
Commencement 2018

Wedding Bells Class of 2018

These five couples in the Class of 2018 are tying the knot.

'Poonsters Await Corporate Sponsors

Crimson Outeats Lampoon in Pizza Contest, 23-2

Overcoming subpar pizza, dishonest officiating, and clumsy attempts at cheating, The Harvard Crimson topped the Harvard Lampoon 23-2 in a no-holds-barred pizza eating competition Wednesday afternoon.

Faculty Meeting

After Tense Meeting, Sanctions Motion Tabled Until 2017

​A motion to oppose a College policy that penalizes members of final clubs and Greek organizations remains in limbo after a tense Faculty meeting Tuesday was adjourned without the expected vote.

Ellison Clarifies Role in Final Club Case

Internal Divisions Rack Owl Club

An Owl club undergraduate’s email spurred an acrimonious exchange with one member of the graduate board, offering a glimpse into a wide rift between the undergraduate and graduate memberships

Luke Heine and a chalkboard
Fifteen Most Interesting

Luke R. Heine

“You’re given this pantry of ingredients. How do you recombine them creatively to create a tasty dish? How do you make something cool out of it?”

The FAS Dean

In Anticipation of Sanctions Vote, Smith Releases Extensive Survey Data to Faculty

​FAS Dean Michael D. Smith has released five years of undergraduate survey results to every voting member of the Faculty “to further inform” an upcoming debate on a College policy that penalizes members of final clubs and Greek organizations.

Dillon Field House
Track and Cross Country

Harvard Athletics Director Asks General Counsel to Review Men’s Cross Country Team

​Harvard’s Athletics Director has asked the Office of the General Counsel to review the men’s cross country team after The Crimson reported former men’s runners produced “sexually explicit” spreadsheets about members of the women’s team.

Dillon Field House
Track and Cross Country

Past Harvard Men’s Cross Country Teams Wrote ‘Sexually Explicit’ Comments About Women’s Team

The Harvard men’s cross country team produced yearly spreadsheets about members of the women’s team, sometimes writing “sexually explicit” comments about them, according to team correspondence obtained by The Crimson.

Soccer vs. Yale

Harvard Cancels Men’s Soccer Season After Finding Sexually Explicit 'Reports' Continued Through 2016

Harvard has cancelled the men’s soccer team’s season after an Office of General Counsel review found that the team continued to produce vulgar and explicit documents rating women on their perceived sexual appeal and physical appearance.

The Murr Center
Drew Faust

Harvard General Counsel Will ‘Review’ 2012 Men’s Soccer Team’s Sexually Explicit Document

​Harvard’s Office of General Counsel will “conduct an immediate review” of a sexually explicit document circulated among the 2012 men’s soccer team, University President Drew G. Faust said in a statement Tuesday.

University Hall

Faculty Debate Social Club Motion at Monthly Meeting

Members of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences sparred over a motion opposing the College’s historic sanctions of unrecognized single-gender social organizations Tuesday afternoon, filling all of the seats in the meeting hall and crowding by the doors.


National Constitution Center President Plans Debate on Social Club Sanctions

The event would explore “the constitutional issues raised by sanctions on single-gender clubs and fraternities.”

The Murr Center
News Front Feature

2012 Harvard Men’s Soccer Team Produced Sexually Explicit ‘Scouting Report’ on Female Recruits

In what appears to have been a yearly team tradition, a member of Harvard’s 2012 men’s soccer team produced a document that, in sexually explicit terms, individually assessed and evaluated freshmen recruits from the 2012 women’s soccer team based on their perceived physical attractiveness and sexual appeal.

Isaac Kohlberg

Patent Pending

Some say that Harvard’s tech transfer process allows faculty to take the lion’s share of both the profit and prestige of successful inventions, leaving other inventors unsupported.

David Friedrich

At Town Hall, Harsh Questioning of Social Club Sanctions

In a spirited but civil meeting, administrators fielded 90 minutes of questions and comments, most of them critical, on the College’s new policy.