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Schuyler Bailar. (Facebook Photo)

Transgender Swimmer At Harvard Believed To Be A First

Schuyler Bailar was a star recruit for the women’s swimming team at Harvard University. But Bailar will join the men’s team as the first openly transgender swimmer in the NCAA.

06/30/2015

John Paulson at a 2008 House Oversight meeting. (Photo Credit: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Wall Street Billionaire Donates $400M To Harvard, Largest Gift In School History

Harvard has received its biggest gift in school history — a $400 million donation from Wall Street hedge fund billionaire John Paulson — the university said Wednesday.

06/03/2015

Bob Schieffer. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Nancy Jones)

Bob Schieffer To Be Harvard University Fellow

The recently retired CBS News veteran will be a fellow at The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School starting this fall.

06/02/2015

A view of the fire Saturday afternoon from the Peabody Terrace buildings at Harvard. (Photo credit: Peter Serafini)

Fire Tears Through MLK School In Cambridge

The three-alarm fire broke out at the Martin Luther King Jr. School on Putnam Avenue around 2 p.m.

05/30/2015

Tom Brady at Best Buddies charity game at Harvard Stadium (WBZ-TV)

Strong Support For Tom Brady At Best Buddies Charity Game

Support for Tom Brady continues to be strong around New England.

05/29/2015

Pothole (WBZ-TV photo)

Transportation Expert: New Vision Needed To Repair Roads

A transportation expert says Massachusetts needs a new vision when it comes to repairing aging roads.

05/21/2015

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Former Homeless Harvard Star Has Sights Set On NFL

Harvard’s Zack Hodges says he has turned his struggle into a source of strength.

04/22/2015

Harvard University. (WBZ-TV)

Report: Harvard Graduate Students Start Effort To Unionize

A group of Harvard University graduate students are looking to unionize, according to one report.

04/06/2015

Harvard University. (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Accepts A Record Low Percentage Of Applicants

Harvard University has accepted a record low 5.3 percent of applicants for admission into next fall’s freshman class and made a record number of rejections.

04/02/2015

Fans cheer on the BU Terriers and Northeastern Huskies at the 2015 Beanpot final at TD Garden. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Four Local Teams Still Skating In NCAA Hockey Tournament

The bracket is set for the NCAA Men’s College Hockey Tournament, and four local teams will be looking to finish the season in the Bay State when the Frozen Four comes to the TD Garden.

03/26/2015

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