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Suddle Swing

Baseball Splits Even In Wofford Trip

The Harvard baseball team opened its spring season this past Friday in South Carolina, playing four games against the Wofford Terriers and coming back with a pair of wins and losses.

Women's Lacrosse

Women's Lacrosse Starts Season at .500 After First Four Contests

Picking up wins against the University of New Hampshire and UMass, while dropping contests to No. 1 Boston College and Cornell, the Crimson begins their season at an even 2-2.

OIE Office Space

Harvard Office of International Education Moves to New Mass. Ave Space

The Office of International Education, which facilitates term time, summer, and academic year study abroad for Harvard students, moved from its historic building at 77 Dunster St. to 1414 Mass. Ave. last month.

Robinson Hall

Harvard Finishes Eight-Month Renovation of Robinson Hall

The University has finished an eight-month renovation of Robinson Hall, one of the last buildings in Harvard Yard that was not wheelchair accessible. The construction project added an elevator, modernized offices and classrooms in the building, and relocated the bathrooms.

Memorial Church

Philosophy Department Honors Late Professor Emeritus Stanley L. Cavell

Harvard’s Philosophy Department held a tribute at Memorial Church followed by an all-day conference on Friday and Saturday.

DNA Talks
Harvard Medical School

Harvard Geneticist Discusses Insights and Questions from Ancient DNA

“In the last few years, the cost of genetic sequencing has decreased by a factor of a million,” David E. Reich '96 said. “This has revealed how little was known about the genetic relationships between people.”

Leverett House

Two Months into the Semester, New Lev Deans Settling into Role

According to Leverett resident Vitor DeFreitas ’19, Farrell and Ferraras have “big shoes to fill.”

Harvard Horizons
On Campus

Harvard Horizons Symposium Highlights Work of Ph.D. Candidates

Eight Ph.D. candidates presented their dissertation research to the public at the the Harvard Horizons Symposium held Wednesday evening in Sanders Theater.

Fake News
Harvard Kennedy School

Media Expert Discusses Misinformation and Fake News

Starbird, an assistant professor of human centered design and engineering, spent nine months probing Twitter and Reddit to study the prevalence and incentive behind propagating misinformation and its effect on politics and society.

David Miliband at the IOP

Former Diplomats Discuss Global Refugee Crisis

​David W. Miliband, former U.K. foreign secretary, discussed the global refugee crisis with Kennedy School Professor R. Nicholas Burns Thursday evening.