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Articles: Opinion

Opinion

Readers comment on linguistics and sign language, academic class gaps, “Fair Harvard,” final clubs, and more.

6.8.17

College students collaborate on tech projects at HackHarvard.

Courtesy of Major League Hacking

On the draws and limitations of college hackathons

7.25.17

Meme by Lydia Carmichael/Harvard Magazine

The Undergraduate dives into meme culture.

July-August 2017

The administration’s potentially costly misunderstanding about science

July-August 2017

President Drew Faust

President Drew Faust on scientific research and federal funding

July-August 2017

Readers comment on linguistics and sign language, academic class gaps, “Fair Harvard,” final clubs, and more.

July-August 2017

Whimsical ruminations on America’s oldest garden cemetery

5.3.17

Illustration by Taylor Callery

Illustration by Taylor Callery

The chasm between elite academia and working-class Americans—and how to bridge it

May-June 2017

Illustration by Daniel Baxter

The Undergraduate wrestles with The Advocate’s exclusive comp process. 

May-June 2017