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He? She? Ze? Colleges add gender-free pronouns, alter policy

Friday, September 18, 2015
In this Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 photo, Laila Smith, a junior at Harvard University, poses at a gate leading to Harvard Yard in Cambridge, Mass. During the registration process, students at Harvard are now allowed to indicate which pronouns they use. Forms include typical options like "he" and "she," but also gender-neutral options like "ze" or "they." Smith filled in the pronouns "they" and "their" on the form.
Students at Harvard are now allowed to indicate which pronouns they use, with suggested gender-neutral options like "ze" or "they." ...

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Neil Patrick Harris accepts ‘Hasty Pudding’ award from Harvard drama troupe

Saturday, February 8, 2014
Elise Amendola, APActor Neil Patrick Harris is dressed in a bra and wig during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Neil Patrick Harris, dressed in a wig, lingerie and red heels, took the stage at Harvard University on Friday to accept the 2014 Man of the Year Award from America's oldest undergraduate drama troupe. ...

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Harvard professor apologizes for anti-gay remarks at financial conference

Saturday, May 4, 2013
Niall Ferguson
A Harvard professor has apologized for anti-gay remarks when he said famed British economist John Maynard Keynes' philosophy was flawed and he didn't care about future generations because he was gay and didn't have children. ...

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‘Harvard Law Review’ elects first openly gay president

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Mitchell Reich
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Mitchell Reich, a second year at Harvard Law School, has been elected the first openly gay president of the Harvard Law Review, a journal of legal scholarship published by an independent student group at Harvard Law School. ...

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LGBT library books doused with urine was an ‘accident,’ says Harvard dean

Tuesday, December 14, 2010
On Monday morning we reported that dozens of books dealing with LGBT subject matter, were vandalized at a Harvard library with what appeared to be urine. But now the college has announced the damaged books were the result of an ...

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Harvard College investigating vandalized LGBT books as hate crime

Monday, December 13, 2010
Harvard's Lamont Library
At least 40 books at a Harvard University library dealing with LGBT subject matter have been vandalized with what appeared to be urine, and University police are investigating the incident as a hate crime. ...

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