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Seth Moulton Says He Smoked Pot at Harvard, Supports Legalization

The campaign to legalize recreational marijuana in Massachusetts just gained a powerful ally. In an interview with WGBH’s Boston Public Radio last week, Congressman Seth Moulton not […]

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Where Did Boston Schools Rank in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Best Colleges?

Gather ’round everyone, for U.S. News & World Report has released its 2017 Best Colleges ranking, and there is much trash-talking to be had with the […]

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Harvard Rakes in Another $7 Billion in Record-Breaking Fundraising Haul

It’s nice to see one of these scrappy liberal arts schools finally catch a break. With another two years to go, Harvard University’s latest fundraising drive […]

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Harvard Final Clubs, By the Numbers

Examining the school’s coed clash.


A Harvard Professor Is Disrupting Barbecue

While on a trip to Memphis, Harvard professor Kevin “Kit” Parker surveyed the pregame bedlam of a college tailgate. What he saw—amateur pitmasters, dusty clouds […]

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Harvard Republicans Won’t Endorse Donald Trump

For the first time in the club’s 128-year history, the Harvard Republicans will not endorse the GOP’s presidential nominee, Donald Trump. Citing “both policy and […]

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Michelle Williams and Paula Johnson Are Making Their Mark

Harvard’s School of Public Health and Wellesley College are getting new leadership—and breaking new ground.

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Harvard, MIT, and Williams College Make Forbes’ List of Top Colleges

Don’t sweat that quarter-million you just dropped at Harvard or MIT, everyone who just graduated from Harvard or MIT. According to Forbes, the brainy masses […]

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Boston Ranked One of the World’s Best Tech Cities

The Silicon Valley area is familiar to a global audience as a mecca of tech innovation, with startups and established tech companies from Apple to Google, […]

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Harvard and Berklee Are Teaming Up for a Dual Degree Program

Harvard College and Berklee College of Music officially announced on Tuesday that the institutions are teaming up to offer students a five-year dual degree program. […]

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Harvard Housing Study Confirms What We Already Know: It’s an Affordability Crisis

It’s becoming too expensive to live in Boston. We sound like broken records, but it’s getting harder and harder to ignore. Incomes are not only sluggish, but […]

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Harvard Law Grad Who Flunked Bar Exam Twice Sues Over Lost Job

A Harvard Law alum is suing the New York State Board of Law Examiners after she failed the bar exam twice, which she says caused her […]

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Harvard’s Bionic Leaf Generates Energy Faster Than Actual Plants

Researchers at Harvard may have found a way to one-up nature. A system they developed, called the Bionic Leaf 2.0, can mimic photosynthesis up to […]

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New England Colleges Lead List of Schools with Most Reported Rapes

Six of the 10 colleges and universities with the highest number of reported rapes were located in New England, according to recent survey of federal campus […]

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Channing Tatum Took a Course at Harvard Business School

A few famous faces hit the books at Harvard Business School this week. Students got the chance to rub shoulders with actor Channing Tatum, hip-hop […]