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Fifteen Most Interesting

Wyatt M. Robertson

“I met a group of friends from around Boston, teenagers who had been to this building before and we’re all into photography.” Robertson pauses to slide the coat hanger along the crack of the door to his right with an expression of intense concentration.

Professor Timothy P. McCarthy

Timothy P. McCarthy

"I march and I rally, but I also teach and write," Timothy P. McCarthy says. "I do a lot of things that are in service to a larger resistance. I’m never particularly willing to accept the status quo. I’ve always been a rebel, a protestor, a rabble rouser."

Shayn A. Lozano

On the Streets With HSHS Street Team

On a typical Saturday night, Lozano would make a beeline past the final clubs to enter the shelter. There, he would make sandwiches and fill a backpack with bottles of water and V8, hats and gloves.


FM Imagines: Alternate Expressions Dances

Last weekend, Expressions, Harvard’s student-run hip-hop dance group, presented their semesterly show “EXtra.” FM has obtained a list of rejected alternate titles. Read on to see what might have been.​

Durba Mitra

Challenging the Norms: Durba Mitra Comes to Harvard

In other words, Durba Mitra is already challenging Harvard norms, and she hasn’t even left Fordham’s campus yet.


'Consumer Guide to MIT Men'

FM takes a look back at the 1977 "Consumer Guide to MIT Men," a sexually explicit ranking of male MIT students.

Map of Fort Norumbega

Norse Code

It was Harvard professor Eben Norton Horsford who commissioned all 40 feet of the tower to be built and wrote the immense plaque commemorating the Viking fort of Norumbega.

Norumbega Tower

Norumbega Tower

Norumbega Tower in 2016.

Norumbega Tower

Norumbega Tower

Norumbega Tower in 2016.

Father Roman

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Bell-ringing, to Father Roman, is a marriage of art and science: campanology.

Peabody Mermaid

The Littlest Mermaid

Just the gift I've always wanted: a brand-new mummified fish monster.

Bluebird cheese
Food and Drink

Cheese, Grommit

We realize, as we blink at this cheese shrine filled with its cheese people going about their cheese business, that we are out of our cheese league.