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Harvard's Cheating Scandal Is Now an Athletics Scandal

Image Credit: Yzukerman via Flickr The report that Harvard basketball’s co-captain will miss this season after being implicated in the cheating scandal affecting 125 students […]

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Live and Learn: The Advantages of Taking a Gap Year

Want your kid to ace college? Make him wait for it.

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Harvard Is Investigating Two Percent of Its Undergraduates for Cheating

Photo by supermuch via Flickr Harvard made the stunning announcement that it is investigating about 125 undergraduates suspected of collaborating and plagiarizing one another’s answers […]

edX Online Classes

With EdX, School’s Out—Forever

A new online education program from Harvard and MIT is poised to transform what it means to go to college.

Wellness

Was the Atkins Diet On To Something?

Diet image via Shutterstock. The Atkins fad has come and gone. Although the popularity of the controversial diet surged in the early 2000s, the low-carb […]

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Some of You Will Have to Die

If the Republicans win and they repeal Obamacare and don’t replace it immediately with something else that covers 17 million people, that means about 100,000 Americans will die prematurely, every year.

Frat party

Park the Keg in Harvard Yard

Fraternities and sororities have descended on Harvard. Is the school ready?

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Curb the Foul Language, You Cads, This is Harvard

Photo by Doug88888 via Flickr Whatever construction company is doing the renovations at Harvard this summer must be an awesome place to work. The bosses […]

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Harvard's Brain Freeze Malfunction

Brain research is a strikingly slow field. Despite advancements in modern science and medicine, scientists still have a limited understanding of how the brain actually […]

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Harvard's Brain Freeze Malfunction

Brain research is a strikingly slow field. Despite advancements in modern science and medicine, scientists still have a limited understanding of how the brain actually […]

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Harvard's Brain Freeze Malfunction

Brain research is a strikingly slow field. Despite advancements in modern science and medicine, scientists still have a limited understanding of how the brain actually […]

Wellness

Harvard Docs Find Common Sense Rampant in Overweight Americans

Okay, so we all know the drill, right? A third of the country is overweight, it’s all so terribly unhealthy hauling all this poundage around, […]

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Identities at Harvard

Harvard’s Hogwarts-like Annenberg Hall was the site of the student-run Identities fashion show featuring New York designer Jen Kao and her breathtaking spring collection Friday […]

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Boston's Most Powerful People: Colleges

Shocker: Harvard alums run this town. (Photo © iStockphoto.com) After we had assembled our 50 Most Powerful People in Boston list, we had our star […]

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Boston's Most Powerful People: Colleges

Shocker: Harvard alums run this town. (Photo © iStockphoto.com) After we had assembled our 50 Most Powerful People in Boston list, we had our star […]