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Lara C. Tang

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HUDS Debuts Locally Sourced Pasta Sauce

Dining Halls Serve Up Local Marinara Sauce

When asked about the new marinara sauce served in dining halls, several students reported no significant change in taste.

Dunster Dining

Dining Service Rolls Out Menu Changes for New School Year

The menu changes include a daily rotating sandwich bar in place of the former fixed deli and a chili bar replacing the pasta bar during lunch.


Center of Attention

For students who choose to pursue courses in which they are they only student enrolled—dubbed "n=1" classes—the personalized attention enhances their learning, but the lack of fellow students can hinder their experience.

Food Trucks on Campus
On Campus

Campus Services Seeks Optimal Food Trucks

With the goal of finding the perfect combination for Harvard diners, Harvard Campus Services continues to experiment with the selection of food trucks in the Science Center Plaza.

New Sculpture at the Harvard Art Museums
Cambridge Schools

Science Festival Features Collaborations with Area Schools

The annual Cambridge Science Festival, which features events such as the Science Carnival, Robot Zoo, and an exhibit on Black Holes, began last Friday and will run through this Sunday.


Microbial Sciences Initiative Aims To Attract Undergraduates

Microbial Sciences Initiative, an interdepartmental and interschool initiative founded in 2003, hopes to engage more students from Harvard College as well as microbial scientists from the Boston area.

Lowell in spring
House Life

Puerto What? Puerto Lowell.

Identities 2012
Visual Arts

Five Questions You’ve Got About Identities, Answered

Student Groups

CIA Hosts Recruitment Event on Campus

Central Intelligence Agency analysts conducted a case simulation for 30 students at the Center for Government and International Studies as part of the agency’s recruitment event Wednesday.

Paul J. Barreira

UHS Study Found No Impact of Exercise Encouragement on Mental Health

A University Health Services study on the impact of exercise encouragement on mental health found no difference between control and treatment groups, according to director Paul J. Barreira.

Paul J. Barreira

Harvard Thinks Healthy Features Diverse Health Topics

Wednesday’s second annual Harvard Thinks Healthy event featured a wide range of topics, including the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa and undergraduate mental health at Harvard.


Chemistry and Chemical Biology Professor named Sloan Fellow

Professor Ni researches ultracold atoms, which she said will help scientists better understand other physical systems.

Snow covered Harvard
Central Administration

Boston-Area Schools Differ in Snow Day Decisions

Despite shutting down operations three times this semester in what has been Boston’s second snowiest season on record, Harvard has remained open more often than some other area schools.