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  1. In the Shadow of Vietnam, Students Brought the Gulf War to CampusRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    For almost all the members of the Class of 1991, the Gulf War was the first major U.S. military operation in their memory. To some students, the Gulf War was like a flash in the pan, seemingly over before it started.

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  2. Liz O'Leary Continues 30 Years of Excellence at the HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Entering her 30th season, O'Leary has helped the Black and White earn a combined 197-103 dual season record against other fiercely competitive Division I teams. She also coached the team to Eastern Sprins titles in 1987, 1989, 2003, and 2015.

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  3. President of Planned Parenthood Defends OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund, advocated for widespread accessibility to reproductive healthcare at the Institute of Politics Tuesday evening. Planned Parenthood consists of more than 650 health centers across the nation that provide sexual and reproductive healthcare.

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  4. Authors Advocates for Farm Animal ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society, and Michael Pollan, a food writer, urged consumers to support higher standards for farm animal protection at an event held in Memorial Church Monday night. Sponsored by the Harvard Animal Law and Policy Program and the Coop, the event featured a conversation between Pollan and Pacelle, two authors who have called for the humane treatment of animals.

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  5. Students to Step Into Shoes of Homeless Newspaper VendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Two local high school students are planning the Empathy Project, an initiative to raise awareness of homeless newspaper vendors on May 7, with the support of the Harvard Square Business Association. Christy Felix and Yusef Ferhani, students at the Community Charter School of Cambridge, spearheaded the initiative.

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  6. Faust Will Dedicate Plaque to Honor Harvard SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    At a time when long-buried legacies of racism at Harvard have increasingly fueled campus discourse , University President Drew G. Faust will dedicate a memorial to slaves who worked at Harvard in the 18th century. Faust wrote an op-ed in The Crimson Wednesday announcing that she will undertake several initiatives to unearth and reflect on Harvard's history of slavery.

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  7. Businesses Continue Exit From Campus CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Harvard is requiring that many favorite local eateries leave the Smith Campus center as construction begins in earnest next week. Au Bon Pain and Clover Food Labs close their current locations on Thursday, b.

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  8. Royall Descendant Cautions Against Forgetting HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Harvard Crimson

    Long before the current firestorm, the story of Isaac Royall, Jr. quietly lived on in his former house and surviving descendant Controversy erupted this year over Harvard Law School's seal, which featured the crest of the once-slaveholding Royall family. But long before the current firestorm, the story of Isaac Royall, Jr. quietly lived on in his former Massachusetts house-now a museum-and his surviving descendants, who caution against forgetting the family's history.

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  9. A Boston Fixture, City Sports Closing Its DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    In response to the recent news of City Sports's bankruptcy filing, Harvard students expressed their disappointment at the store's upcoming closure in the Square. In October, City Sports Inc., the Boston-based franchise that expanded to 26 locations, ranging from Vermont to Virginia, filed for bankruptcy.

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  10. Black Lives Matter March Calls for ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Attendees of the "We Matter! Jobs & Housing Rally" fill Massachusetts Ave. in front of Cambridge City Hall Sunday. The rally, organized by Black Lives Matter Cambridge, called on candidates for Cambridge City Council to address a perceived lack of affordable housing and wage security.

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  11. Police Respond To 'Potential Stabbing' Near Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    The Harvard and Cambridge Police Departments have a suspect in custody after receiving a report of a "potential stabbing" near Harvard Law School's Cambridge campus, according to emergency notification messages issued early Wednesday evening. Just after 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Harvard issued an emergency alert indicating that police officers had responded to a call reporting a "potential stabbing" at 1555 Massachusetts Ave. and were searching the area.

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  12. Zoning Board Approves Revised Smith Center PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    The Cambridge Board of Zoning Appeal approved revised plans for Harvard to renovate its Smith Campus Center on Thursday, giving the University permission from the city to move ahead with the construction project. A preliminary rendering of the renovated Smith Campus Center shows a remodeled front facade, where restaurant Au Bon Pain is currently located.

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  13. Al's and Clover To Headline Exodus From Campus CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Businesses located in Harvard's Smith Campus Center, including local institutions like Al's Harvard Square Cafe and the Square location of Clover Food Lab, must vacate their spaces in the next several months to make way for planned renovations, according to Harvard spokesperson Brigid O'Rourke. "The reality is that the Smith Campus Center will be an active construction zone for some time, with a specific focus on renovating the arcade and other areas of the building," O'Rourke wrote in an email.

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