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Articles: Sports

The Ivy League logo

Following cuts at Brown and Dartmouth, experts expect more dropped sports in years to come. 

Sports

Reshaping athletics in the pandemic

8.11.20

The Ivy League logo

Following cuts at Brown and Dartmouth, experts expect more dropped sports in years to come. 

Reshaping athletics in the pandemic

8.11.20

Ivy League logo

The league becomes first in Division I to scrap fall competition.

7.8.20

Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago

6.23.20

Georgina Milne flies through the air, flipping toward the water.

Georgina Milne tucks and flips, helping Harvard defeat Brown.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Diver Georgina Milne pictures a post-pandemic return.

July-August 2020

sandy shores at Salisbury Beach State Reservation

Salisbury Beach State Reservation

Photograph by Georgia P. Zumwalt/Alamy Stock Photo

Strict lines in the sand

July-August 2020

Aerial photograph of Harvard Stadium

Harvard Stadium 
Photograph by Nick Allen/Creative Commons

An agenda for a new athletic director—and for a wider emphasis on student fitness

6.5.20

Erin McDermott

Erin McDermott
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Public Affairs and Communications, Harvard University

McDermott will join Harvard from the University of Chicago July 1. 

5.7.20

With 2020 winter sports ending early and the spring collegiate season wiped out almost entirely, we look back at some Crimson highlights from past years. 

4.28.20

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