Author Archives: HarvardAdmin

Day in the Life of a Dorm Crew Worker

In the quest employment here at Harvard, Dorm Crew probably rests at the bottom of any job-hunter’s list. Dorm Crew workers are either elusive like ghosts, the only record of their presence a yellow slip of paper on a mirror, … Continue reading

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Harvard’s Cultural Groups: Opportunities to Belong

Harvard is well known for having an incredibly diverse student body. With students from fifty states and all corners of the globe, it is difficult to paint a visual picture of a “typical” Harvard student. In accordance with the expansive … Continue reading

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Voice HotSpot – Café Pamplona

Most people have seen Café Pamplona in their travels across campus; they’ve rushed past it on their way to Berryline, Adams house, or Lamont. That is to say, when students mention Pamplona, it’s often as the place they’ve always meant … Continue reading

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Cinematic Adventures – The Social Network

It’s no surprise that the new movie The Social Network has taken Harvard’s campus by storm. Across the internet and newspapers, its reviews and ratings are through the roof; perhaps there’s an award or two in its future? The quick … Continue reading

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Raven Used Book Store – A Hidden Gem in Harvard Square

At the beginning of each semester, Harvard students flock to the COOP or their Amazon shopping accounts in hopes of buying used copies of their assigned books and textbooks in order to save a few dollars. But the COOP and … Continue reading

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Occupy Discussion

Today, one of my House tutors held his office hours not from behind his desk, but from behind the information table at Occupy Harvard.  You know what I have to say to that? Rock on. The Yard’s tent city has … Continue reading

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What is Love?

Valentine’s Day. Single’s Awareness Day, if you will. For many of the singles ladies (and men) out there, the big, red holiday can seem like nothing more than an excuse to wallow self pity. But what is Valentine’s Day, really? … Continue reading

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10 Guys You’ll Meet at Harvard

By Michelle Nguyen The Voice takes you through the ten male prototypes you’ll encounter at Harvard. 1. The One Who’s a Virgin You can’t swing a purse in Harvard Yard without hitting a virgin Harvard male. He comes in all … Continue reading

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The Dos and Don’ts of Friends with Benefits

By Lauren Feldman For those not in-the-know, Urban Dictionary defines “Friends with Benefits” as “two good friends who have casual sex without a monogamous relationship or any kind of commitment.” For those in the loop, it is a best-of-both-worlds combo … Continue reading

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Houghton Library: A Rare Gem Full of Rare Gems

By Suzanna Bobadilla Exploring the rarely visited library which houses many of the world’s most valuable and rare books Houghton Library is situated between Widener and Lamont. Most students at Harvard pass by this library everyday with thoughts of finishing … Continue reading

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