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Amanda Mozea '17 often takes her "best buddy" Amy Richmond out to eat in the Pforzheimer House dining hall.

My buddy

Harvard College students reach out — with friendship



“I like to play with words, and most people pick up on it,” said Harvard surgeon Per-Olof Hasselgren, a native of Sweden who became so transfixed with English slang involving body parts that he compiled a book of it.

Body of work

Émigré physician pens book about anatomy-based English expressions



Carol Oja, Harvard’s William Powell Mason Professor of Music, chair of the Music Department, and the Leonard Bernstein Scholar-in-Residence with the New York Philharmonic, was in the midst of researching another book on Bernstein’s work when “I realized there was this whole really fascinating racial history” connected with the first production of "On the Town."

In 1944, Broadway subversion

Young, gifted creators of ‘On the Town’ quietly stirred diversity into their groundbreaking musical, professor recounts