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Harvard Rescinds Parkland Survivor Kyle Kashuv’s Admission

Kyle Kashuv, a survivor of the 2018 shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High, will not join classmates David Hogg and Jaclyn Corin at Harvard in […]

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Graduation Speaker Showdown: Michael Bloomberg vs. Angela Merkel

MIT and Harvard compete for top talent and global renown, but during graduation season, it all comes down to who has the hottest celebrity speaker. […]

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Harvard’s Dunster House Says Goodbye to Goat Roast

A decades-old tradition is dying at Harvard. No, not the exclusive finals clubs or the legacy admissions. It’s a goat roast. That’s right, goat roast. […]

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Harvard, MIT, BU Helped Get Us That Black Hole Photo

Brainiacs in our backyard brought us Earth-shaking news about the possibility of alien spacecraft streaking through our solar system, or communicating with life beyond the […]

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Harvard Is Investigating Questions about Fencing Coach’s House Sale

When the college admissions scandal broke last month, in which wealthy parents were accused of paying bribes to get their kids into elite colleges with help […]

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A Harvard Dean Is Defending Harvey Weinstein Now

It must really be something going to Harvard. You get to glean wisdom from movers and shakers in law and politics, befriend the future leaders of […]

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Trump’s DACA Decision Puts a Harvard Would-Be Rhodes Scholar at Risk

Not every DACA recipient harmed by the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the program went to Harvard, or has the smarts to be picked for the […]

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Harvard’s Jill Lepore Is on the Hunt for an Untold Boston Pentagon Papers Story

The case of the Pentagon Papers, and the impact they had on public opinion over the Vietnam War, is well known at this point. If […]

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Parkland Survivor and March for Our Lives Founder Jaclyn Corin Accepted to Harvard

“Hard work pays off.” That’s the message shared by Parkland survivor and gun control advocate Jaclyn Corin, who announced she has been accepted at Harvard. Corin […]

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In Other News, Harvard Says Interstellar Object Might Be Alien Spacecraft

An elongated piece of junk that came hurtling into our solar system from far far away last year may have just been a blob of rock, […]

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New Emails Show How the Harvard Admissions Sausage Is Made

You’re probably not naive enough to think that all it takes to get into Harvard is book smarts and a can-do attitude. Sure, being a strong student […]

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Brett Kavanaugh Will Not Return to Teach at Harvard

With an FBI investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct underway, Brett Kavanaugh’s future on the Supreme Court is very much in question right now. But […]

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Harvard Students “Burst Out in Cheers” When Kavanaugh Said He Might Never Teach Again

Among the many apparent consequences Judge Brett Kavanaugh will face if he is not given a lifetime appointment to one of the most powerful jobs in the world is that his […]

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Harvard Shattered Its Record with $9.6 Billion in Fundraising

Wow look at Harvard go. The renowned university on Thursday announced that it received a record $9.6 billion—an unfathomably large amount of money, the power of which neither […]

Actress Mia Kunis is kissed by actors dressed in drag during a parade for Kunis in Cambridge, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Kunis was honored as "Woman of the Year" by the Hasty Pudding Theatricals at Harvard University.
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Hasty Pudding Just Cast Women for the First Time Ever

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the legendary Harvard troupe that has been male-only for nearly 200 years, made history Sunday night announce its first co-ed cast. After its auditions […]