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Despite Aid Increase, Average Senior Graduates $14,487 in Debt

By David A. Fahrenthold June 08, 2000

Tomorrow, Harvard begins cashing in its 10,000 men. In greenback form, George Washington, Andrew Jackson and Benjamin Franklin will make

To the Dearly Departing

By David A. Fahrenthold June 06, 2000

He swished the ribbed plastic glass, and the reconstituted orange juice (more bitter than Tang and without that cool futuristic

A Vision of the Future

By David A. Fahrenthold May 22, 2000

This was supposed to be a column about my first experience with streaking last week, sprinting stark naked at midnight


Content To Be Bitter

By David A. Fahrenthold May 02, 2000

What's a good metaphor for a Harvard student? A talking, gold-plated pile of manure, wearing a fleece. What joke should


Jesus Week for You, But not for Me

By David A. Fahrenthold April 18, 2000

Well folks, it's Jesus Week at Harvard. Sounds funny, doesn't it? Like Fresh Vegetables Month at Charlie's Kitchen or Bill


There's No Place Like home

By David A. Fahrenthold April 04, 2000

MADRID--Flying standby is a lot like finishing a LSAT review class--you wish a lot of good people a lot of


With Friends Like These...

By David A. Fahrenthold March 14, 2000

This is a column about my parents, two lovely people from Houston, Texas whom I thought I knew well. We


Join the Harvard Corps

By David A. Fahrenthold February 29, 2000

Today is the last day of February, and across campus the World's Luckiest Kids are griping with a superhuman zeal.


Harvard Can't Have My Change

By David A. Fahrenthold February 15, 2000

For those of you not familiar with it, let me briefly explain the Senior Gift. Harvard has $14 billion in

Restaurant to Host Burger-Eating Race

By David A. Fahrenthold September 23, 1999

A Beverly, Mass., restaurant has put out the call for college students to participate in a hamburger-eating contest this Saturday,

Getting the Most From Your Time At Harvard

By David A. Fahrenthold June 25, 1999

Just a few weeks ago you sat at your high school graduation and heard some minor celebrity (or, if you

Students Answer The $2K Question

By David A. Fahrenthold October 30, 1998

STUDENT LIFE At the beginning of this month, more than 3,000 undergraduates got a letter from Byerly Hall playing Ed

Noble Now In Fair Condition

By David A. Fahrenthold October 26, 1998

Patrick T. Noble '01, a Lowell House resident who was hit by a car on Memorial Drive last Tuesday night,

Club Walks on the Wyld Side

By David A. Fahrenthold October 26, 1998

It's 8:30 p.m. on Saturday night, and the hounds are out in Harvard Square. The pack numbers about 15, clad

Following Ivy Trend, Dartmouth Hikes Aid

By David A. Fahrenthold October 23, 1998

Dartmouth College Wednesday became the fourth Ivy and the sixth of America's top schools to overhaul its financial aid system


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  2. Students for Fair Admissions and Harvard Both Got It Wrong
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  4. Harvard Senior Dies in 'Heartbreaking' Loss
  5. Blair Remembered As ‘Incredibly Special Person’ and Role Model


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