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Maria Sharapova Wants to Hit the Books Again at Harvard Business School

After spending a lifetime honing her skills on the court, Maria Sharapova now has her sights set on taking over the business world. The tennis […]

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The Guide: Urban Leaf Peeping in Boston

At Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum, 281 acres of greenery that straddle Jamaica Plain and Roslindale, outdoor enthusiasts and nature novices alike can rejoice in the splendor of autumn without leaving city limits.

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Elizabeth Warren, Ben Stiller Support Striking Harvard Workers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, progressive darling and former Harvard professor, showed her support for protesting food service workers at her former stomping grounds yesterday. Unite Here Local 26, […]

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Harvard Historian Has Lots of Problems with Hamilton

The Broadway smash-hit Hamilton has won 11 Tony Awards, clogged up your social media feeds, and made Lin-Manuel Miranda not only a very, very wealthy man, but a Pulitzer Prize […]

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Harvard, MIT Economists Win Nobel Prize

Economists from Harvard and MIT shared the 2016 Nobel Prize in Economics, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced Monday morning. Harvard’s Oliver Hart, a 68-year-old, London-born […]

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Harvard Food Service Workers Are on Strike

After contract negotiations apparently went south for Harvard’s cafeteria staff, the workers—for the first time ever during the school year—have officially gone on strike. The […]

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Larry Wilmore to Deliver Lecture at Harvard This Fall

The Harvard Kennedy School has tapped comedian Larry Wilmore to deliver a high-profile lecture this fall. The former Nightly Show host will give the Theodore […]

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The Prince of Denmark Is Here, Look Busy

Brush up on your Hamlet and grab one of those blue tins of cookies from Costco—the prince of Denmark is here. Crown Prince Frederik arrived in […]

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Jeb Bush to Teach at Harvard Kennedy School This Fall

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush is coming to Harvard. The Phillips Academy alum who unsuccessfully sought the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 will teach and […]

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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.

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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 […]