Molly M. Strauss

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Parting Shot

Behind Closed Doors Revisited

They both fell in love with real people, human beings who sometimes have greasy hair and do not manage their time well.


Hey Mr. DJ

When you’re driving down that highway well past 1 a.m. and the lanes are empty as your headlights cut through the night, there’s nothing like knowing that somewhere, far away, you’ve got company.


Sickly Sweet

As more and more Americans join health-food aficionados in regarding high fructose corn syrup as basically poison and more and more consumers choose products that don’t contain it, the CRA faces a crisis in the making.


Sit In

Watching a brilliant professor do his thang—without the pressure of assigned readings, or section discussions, or grades—actually allows me to listen.



The American education system needs to innovate—and bring enrichment into the classroom, where it belongs.

The Party Train

It’s Friday, and the sun has set. You assess the options: Head to a sweaty rager in your blockmate’s teammate’s



American Neo-Nazi Weekly will face widespread condemnation for publishing an ad that encourages readers to subscribe to The Harvard Crimson. ...

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Speak Your Mind

As students pore over the online Courses of Instruction, incoming freshmen must puzzle through Harvard’s newly improved answer to the

Book Learnin’

As shopping week draws to a close, get ready to dole out the cash. Whether you balance brimming piles of

Life Under Budget Cuts

At this point, you’ve probably heard: Your soon-to-be alma mater is facing some, well, small financial difficulties. And by “difficulties,”

Getting Around Annenberg

It’s iconic, it bears a striking resemblance to Hogwarts’ Great Hall, and it turns away families of curious Swedish tourists

How to Keep Off the Freshman Fifteen

A year from now, as you Facebook-stalk acquaintances from high school to see how they’ve fared away from Mommy and

California Girl

BOSTON, Mass. — I could feel it from a block away. As I moseyed down Arlington, shi-shi Newbury Street on



CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — As one of many Harvard students who remained in Cambridge this summer (woot woot, job market!), I

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If a Tree Falls in Tercentenary...

One of Tercentenary Theater’s elms fell last Saturday night and caused minor damage to Sever Hall. The tree, which once