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

    20 hrs ago | 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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  2. New Report Details University-Wide Sustainability ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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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  3. Ivy League Native American Students Convene at ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  4. Youth Shelter Organizers Celebrate Progress at Kickoff EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  5. Sprinter Harris Shines in Annual Meet Against YaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 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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  6. With No Administrators in Sight, Divest Blockade ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Harvard Crimson

    Environmental activist group Divest Harvard continued its blockade of Massachusetts Hall on Monday, keeping administrators and staff members from entering the building that houses the offices of Harvard's top leadership, including University President Drew G. Faust. Environmental activist Bill E. McKibben '82, a former Crimson president, speaks at a Divest Harvard rally outside Massachusetts Hall on Monday.

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  7. Track and Field Cruises to Victories Over BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Harvard Crimson

    A With both bragging rights and spots in the historic Harvard-Yale vs. Oxford-Cambridge meet on the line, the Harvard men's and women's track and field teams once again delivered over the rival Elis. The women took home an eighth-consecutive victory over Yale with a score of 89.5 to 66.5, while the men captured their fifth-straight win over the Bulldogs, 99-62.

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  8. Divest Harvard Begins Blockade of Mass. HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Harvard Crimson

    Members and supporters of activist group Divest Harvard hold signs and banners in front of Massachusetts Hall on Sunday night. The group says it plans to blockade the administrative building until Friday.

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  9. University Prepares to Launch Sexual Conduct Climate SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Harvard Crimson

    As Harvard prepares to launch a sexual conduct climate survey on April 12, administrators are emphasizing the confidentiality of the poll and are executing an aggressive publicity push to draw respondents.

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  10. Baseball Off to Best 27-Game Start in Nine YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Harvard Crimson

    A Off to its best start through 27 games since 2006, the Harvard baseball team begins Red Rolfe Division play this weekend with four games on the road against Brown before traveling to UMass for the first round of the Beanpot Monday afternoon. The Crimson enters the weekend 3-5 in Ivy League play, having faced each member of the Ivy League's Lou Gehrig Division twice.

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  11. Women's Hockey's Crowell Takes Head Coaching Position at Minnesota DuluthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Harvard Crimson

    Associate women's ice hockey coach Maura Crowell ended her five year career at Harvard by accepting a head coaching position at the University of Minnesota Duluth. After five years with the Crimson, women's ice hockey associate coach Maura Crowell is set to become the head coach at the University of Minnesota Duluth following the departure of Bulldogs' head coach Shannon Miller.

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  12. Boston City Councilor Wu '07 Fights for Causes Close to HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Harvard Crimson

    Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu '07 walked into a coffee shop for an interview one bright afternoon in February carrying a diaper bag and her bundled-up four-month-old son, Blaise. She was visibly tired.

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  13. Softball Swinging for the FencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Harvard Crimson

    For the past two years, the Harvard softball team has entered the final weekend of Ivy League play within striking distance of reaching the championship series. Each time, the Crimson has won the first game of a weekend series with Dartmouth and then dropped the final three.

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  14. With High Expectations, Softball Turns to Pitchers For SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Harvard Crimson

    In the sport of softball, only one thing is guaranteed every play: the pitcher will throw the ball. Every subsequent event that unfolds on the field depends on the pitcher's actions, and for that reason, the control lies in her hands.

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  15. Cambridge Bans Plastic Bags, Imposes Fee on Paper BagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Harvard Crimson

    The Cambridge City Council voted 8-1 Monday to pass a "Bring Your Own Bag" ordinance, which bans single-use plastic bags and imposes a fee upon paper bags. Retail establishments that violate the ban will be liable for a fine of up to $300 per day.

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  16. Historical Commission Approves Campus Center PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Harvard Crimson

    After an hours-long presentation and at times tense back and forth between Cambridge residents and University planners, the Cambridge Historical Commission approved planned renovations to Harvard's Smith Campus Center late on Thursday. The Commission heard two cases on the campus center, which Harvard administrators expect to undergo construction from 2016 to 2018, at a public hearing on Thursday.

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  17. Youth Homeless Shelter Initiative Secures Location at First ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Harvard Crimson

    The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter's Youth Housing Initiative, which has been working to launch a youth homeless shelter in Harvard Square, has secured a space for the shelter at First Parish in Cambridge. Executive directors of the Youth Housing Initiative Samuel G. Greenberg '14 and Sarah A. Rosenkrantz '14 first proposed the idea for the youth homeless shelter to First Parish's senior minister, Reverend Fred Small, more than a year ago.

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  18. Khuranas Will Stay on as HousemastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Harvard Crimson

    Nine months into his leadership of Harvard's flagship school, Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana plans to continue serving as co-master of Cabot House. Khurana said Tuesday that he has transferred the time he previously spent on teaching and research at the Business School to duties associated with his deanship.

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  19. Harvard Moves To Open Three New Offices AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard has authorized the formation of three new international offices in Cape Town, Beijing, and Mumbai, with each office in a different stage of development, according to Vice Provost for International Affairs Jorge I. DomA nguez. The Center for African Studies is expected to open an office in Cape Town, South Africa, by the end of 2015 or early 2016, according to DomA nguez.

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  20. Baseball Struggles in Ivy League Opening WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Harvard Crimson

    The Harvard baseball team traveled to New York and Philadelphia to open its Ivy League slate with Columbia and Penn on Sunday and Monday. The team returned to Cambridge with as many conference wins as it had when it originally set out on the trip.

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