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Harvard Law School statement on Antonin Scalia ’60

HLS Dean Martha Minow issued the following statement upon news of the death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia ’60

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Exhibit marks 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death

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Antonin Scalia ’60 (1936-2016)

Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow issued the following statement upon news of the death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia ’60: “Justice Scalia will be remembered as one of the most …

Astronomers Report Results of First Search for Visible Light Associated with Gravitational Waves

Einstein#039;s general theory of relativity predicts the emission of gravitational waves by massive celestial bodies moving though space-time. …

Daniels, Picard Push Women’s Hockey Past Union, 3-0

Harvard women’s hockey ended its weekend in New York on a high note, shutting out Union, 3-0, on Saturday afternoon at Messa Rink.

Defense Leads No. 15 Women’s Water Polo to Opening Day Sweep at Princeton Invitational

Taking on a pair of ranked opponents in its opening day of action at the Princeton Invitational, No. 15 Harvard women’s water polo’s defense led the way to a sweep, taking down No. …

Edosomwan’s Double-Double Not Enough as Men's Basketball Falls to Yale, 67-55

The Harvard’s men’s basketball battled early, but Yale pulled away late in the opening half en route to a 67-55 victory Saturday night at a sold-out Lavietes Pavilion.

Men’s Volleyball Takes Down No. 15 St. Francis, 3-0

The Harvard men’s volleyball team rolled to a three-set win over No. 15 St. Francis Saturday night at the Malkin Athletic Center with set scores of 25-19, 25-23 and 25-20.

Donato’s Hat Trick Paces No. 9/9 Men’s Hockey to 4-1 Victory over Union

Freshman Ryan Donato scored a goal in each period Saturday night to guide the No. 9/9 Harvard men’s hockey team to a 4-1 victory over Union at Bright-Landry Hockey Center.