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  1. When Foes Became FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Harvard Crimson

    In the late 19th century, Harvard and Yale joined forces to challenge Oxford and Cambridge to an American-British track meet. The result: a tradition that has lasted over a century Ever since the late 19th century, the Harvard and Yale track and field teams have suited up as one squad to challenge foes from across the Atlantic-the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge.

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  2. Francis Doyle, Professor at UCSB, Named Next SEAS DeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Harvard Crimson

    Francis J. Doyle III, a professor of chemical engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara, will lead the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences as its next dean starting August 1, taking the helm in the midst of the school's scheduled move to Allston. Doyle takes the place of interim SEAS Dean and former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis '68, who has been in the position since January, after former SEAS Dean Cherry A. Murray officially stepped down .

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  3. HMC Executives Saw Compensation Increase from 2012 to 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Harvard Crimson

    During his time as head of public markets in 2013, since-promoted Harvard Management Company president and CEO Stephen Blyth received $11.5 million in compensation, roughly double his compensation in the previous year , when he earned $5.3 million. According to 2013 Internal Revenue Service tax filings, top HMC executives saw significant rises in compensation, which is determined on a performance-based system linked to overall investment performance.

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  4. Center of AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Harvard Crimson

    Peaking out between the enormous enrollments of the CS50s and Ec10s of the Q guide sits NEC91r, a supervised research tutorial in the Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations department. Its sole student in the fall of 2013, Christian G. Sidak '17 was the only undergraduate to study Syriac-Aramaic at the time.

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  5. Pursuing Ice Time After HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Harvard Crimson

    For former Crimson forward Mike Taylor '08, the decision to pursue professional hockey after graduation came abruptly. After NHL teams passed on him through his final year of draft eligibility, Taylor did not plan on continuing his career after Harvard until late in his senior year.

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  6. Students Fundraise For Nepal Earthquake ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Harvard Crimson

    It was 2 a.m. on Saturday in Cambridge, and Saroj Kandel '17 was preparing to go to sleep, when his panicked friend alerted him of an earthquake that had happened in Nepal. It was around noon in Nepal, and Kandel, a Nepalese native, immediately attempted to contact his family.

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  7. Overseer Connects Harvard Fundraising Apparatus to West Coast, Sony Emails SuggestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Harvard Crimson

    When the website WikiLeaks published a database of emails that were hacked last fall from Sony Pictures Entertainment, communications involving Michael M. Lynton '82, the company's chief executive officer and a Harvard Overseer, were made public, offering a rare glimpse into his relationship with top administrators at Harvard. Lynton, according to the emails published in searchable form by WikiLeaks earlier this month, is heavily involved in Harvard business both in his capacity as a member of the University's second-highest governing body and as a donor and active alumnus.

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  8. Women's Tennis Falls Short on Senior DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Harvard Crimson

    The Harvard women's tennis team was unable to pick up its first Ivy League win of the season in its final opportunity Saturday against Dartmouth. The Crimson fell to the Big Green, 5-2, on Senior Day at the Beren Tennis Center in what was captain Sylvia Li's final match.

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  9. A Sport Unlike Any OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Harvard Crimson

    Four days a week, up to six hours a day, members of the Harvard Polo Team makes the trek out to Hamilton, Mass., to practice the sport. While the squad is designated as a club sport on campus, many of its players played different sports in high school.

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  10. Tweets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Harvard Crimson

    Spring has officially arrived in Cambridge and with the new season comes a multitude of venues for Harvard students to procrastinate on their end-of-semester assignments. Marathon Monday took place this week, proving that college students really can get out of bed before 9:00am, especially for a local holiday.

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  11. Harvard Celebrates Sustainability with Earth Day FareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Vendors from in and around Cambridge, including the Little Free Library and Book Exchange, Hubway, and Next Step Living, set up shop on the Science Center Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to promote sustainable living. The Harvard Sustainability Fair was created out of a partnership between the Harvard Office of Sustainability, the Common Spaces Initiative, and Harvard University Dining Services.

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  12. Hollister Named CFO and VP for FinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard named Boston banker Thomas J. Hollister the new chief financial officer and vice president for finance on Wednesday, concluding a months-long search for the new executive. Hollister will replace Dan S. Shore, who announced he was stepping down in August to work at OnShape Inc., a technology start-up in Cambridge, as its CFO.

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  13. Athlete of the Week: Timoney Tosses Gem to Lead Harvard to Series Split Against YaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    When the Crimson took O'Donnell Field on Saturday aftenoon looking for its second win of the day against its archrival, the team turned to senior right-hander Matt Timoney to do what he does best-lead his team to victory. After the Harvard offense exploded for 10 runs in the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against Yale, it was Timoney who stole the show in the second half of the twin bill with a commanding performance.

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  14. Men's Tennis Keeps Tournament Hopes Alive with Ivy VictoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    The Harvard men's tennis team solidified its second-place standing in the Ivy League this weekend, picking up two conference victories against foes Yale and Brown. While Columbia's wins over Princeton and Penn clinched the Lions' second straight Ivy crown, the No.

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  15. Harvard Will Hold First University-Wide TEDx Event Next FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    After a long licensing process, a group of students is in the process of planning Harvard's first ever university-wide TEDx event after receiving approval from TED. TEDx events are licensed by the official TED organization, a nonprofit that provides a forum for short educational speeches, but are planned independently by local groups.

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  16. God of the Playing FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    For many of Harvard's athletes of faith, religion is a strong component of their identity both on and off the field. However, balancing that identity with the demands of a varsity sport is anything but easy.

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  17. New Report Details University-Wide Sustainability ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard has significantly reduced its greenhouse gas emissions, waste, energy, and water use since 2006, according to a new report released by the University's Office for Sustainability on Tuesday. The first report since the office set sustainability goals last year, the release highlights the progress the University has made in meeting its reduction targets.

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  18. Ivy League Native American Students Convene at ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    The student group Native Americans at Harvard College hosted the 10th annual Ivy Native Conference last weekend, bringing more than 110 students from all eight Ivy League schools to Cambridge to highlight issues in the Native American community and network among each other. Taking place from Friday to Sunday, the conference consisted of socials, panel events, and keynote addresses all focusing around the conference's theme of "Economic Vibrancy in 21st Century Native Communities."

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  19. Youth Shelter Organizers Celebrate Progress at Kickoff EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard alumni working to bring a student-run youth homeless shelter to Harvard Square celebrated their progress on the project on Monday at a launch event outside the First Parish in Cambridge-the Unitarian Universalist church that will house the shelter when it is slated to open in November. The youth homeless shelter-which will be run by Y2Y Harvard Square, the initiative previously called the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter's Youth Housing Initiative-will be located in the basement of the First Parish, whose congregation approved the collaboration late last month.

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  20. Sprinter Harris Shines in Annual Meet Against YaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Senior Jarvis Harris, pictured at the 2013 Heptagonal Championships, led the Crimson to three wins against Yale on Saturday, topping the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.23 seconds in the process. With the opportunity to extend their collegiate careers by one more race, many of the Harvard men's and women's track and field seniors took advantage and qualified to the historic Harvard-Yale vs. Oxford-Cambridge meet this summer.

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