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Harvard Yale Tickets Line

Harvard Yale Tickets Line

Students line up to buy Harvard-Yale tickets at Smith Campus Center.

Rodney's Bookstore

Rodney's Bookstore

Rodney’s Bookstore opened in Harvard Square at 23 Church St. on Sept. 1.

March for Our Lives 2

March for Our Lives 2

March for Our Lives organizers urged for nationwide gun reform on the steps of Widener Library Tuesday evening.

Adams Renovations

Adams Renovations

The renovations of Randolph Hall in Adams House are nearing a close with a completion date set in April 2023.

Extension School Entrance
Extension School

Harvard Extension School Students Rally for Degree Name Change

A group of about 20 Harvard Extension School students rallied in Harvard Yard on Sunday morning to call on the school to change the names of the degrees it offers.

Lehman Hall GSAS

HUDS Pilots New Expanded Meal Plan for Graduate Students

Harvard University Dining Services rolled out a new graduate meal program this fall, which features expanded offering of campus cafe locations and extends to Harvard Extension School students.

FAS Tenure Report

Harvard Faculty to Consider Granting College Credit for Remote Summer School Courses

The Harvard Faculty Council received a proposal that would allow remotely taught Summer School courses to be taken for Harvard College credit.

Student Life

‘Back to Our Roots’: Plant-Based Cafe Mother Juice to Open in Smith Center in March

Mother Juice, a plant-based cafe with Boston roots, is set to open a fourth location in the Smith Campus Center in March 2022.

Starbucks Closing
Harvard in the City

Matcha Devastation as Students Venti About HSQ Starbucks’ Unexpected Closing

Ten years after debuting in Harvard Square, the Starbucks located at 1380 Massachusetts Avenue closed on Sunday, with the Harvard Shop set to take its place in 2022.

Las Palmas
Food and Drink

Dominican Restaurant Las Palmas Opens in Harvard Square

Family-owned Dominican restaurant Las Palmas Restaurant & Catering celebrated the opening of its third location two weeks ago, joining Blackbird Doughnuts and Sally’s Sandwiches in the Smith Campus Center’s remodeled arcade.

Cambridge Uncommon Pop-Up Shop
Harvard Square

Cambridge Uncommon Pop-Up Store Debuts in Harvard Square

Cambridge Uncommon, a local e-commerce start-up, opened its first ever pop-up shop on the second floor of the Cambridge Savings Bank building on Oct. 21.

Sally's Sandwiches
Harvard Square

Blackbird Doughnuts Returns to the Smith Campus Center with Sally’s Sandwiches In Tow

More than a year after Covid-19 forced Blackbird Doughnuts to close, the artisanal donut shop has returned to the Smith Campus Center with a savory surprise in tow: Sally’s Sandwiches.

Blue Bottle Reopening
Harvard Square

Better Latte than Never: Blue Bottle to Reopen in Harvard Square

Blue Bottle Coffee is set to return to Harvard Square in late October, months after the chain announced the permanent closure of its Square location.

Oktoberfest Harvard Square 2021
Harvard Square

Harvard Square Celebrates Oktoberfest

Live performances, arts and crafts, and street food spilled into Harvard Square Sunday as the Harvard Square Business Association hosted its 42nd Annual Oktoberfest.

Darwins Square Unionization
Harvard Square

Employees at Local Coffee Shops Forge Ahead With Unionization Efforts

Harvard Square coffee chains Pavement Coffeehouse and Darwin’s Ltd. have moved to unionize in recent months as the stores seek to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.