Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

1879 - Princeton beats Harvard 1-0 in a college football game held in New Jersey. The Tigers unveil the concept of using blockers to help advance the ball...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 11

1911 - Carlisle Indian School of Carlisle, Pa., led by Jim Thorpe, beats nationally ranked Harvard 18-15 before 25,000 in Cambridge, Mass. Thorpe scores all the points for Carlisle, a touchdown, extra point and four field...
My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), and is a fellow at Harvard. The Saudis have not adopted his plan. Currently, a minimum...leads to stable state spending over the Saudi/East Coast Harvard plan that would very likely take half the value of the PFD...
He? She? Ze? Colleges add gender-free pronouns, alter policy

BOSTON - Welcome to Harvard. Feel free to pick a pronoun on this...During the registration process at Harvard University, students are now allowed...gender-neutral options like "ze" or "they." Harvard isn't the first college to embrace...
Gov. Walker rolls out proposal to turn Permanent Fund into state's money factory

...An idea from Saudi ArabiaIn April, a fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Business presented a remarkable...proposal, according to a description published by Harvard. The Harvard proposal calls for mandated oil contributions to a...
Mongolia, between big neighbors, seeks permanent neutrality

...of other countries having claimed neutrality at various times in their history.In his writings advocating neutrality, the Harvard-educated Elbegdorj has cited Mongolia's recent history, along with its geographic location and "the uniqueness of our...
Nation and World
Prep school graduate gets a year in jail for sexual assault with these allegations and the emotion of the trial."In the wake of the scandal, Labrie lost his full scholarship to Harvard, and St. Paul's refused to add his name to an engraved list of graduates.As the sentencing approached, Carney also accused...
Nation and World
Noreen on the higher education ice sheets

...the stands and seeing scouts, which we don't get a lot of in Alaska."The team played in various tournaments including Harvard and New York. They home-iced at Cranston, Rhode Island and the University of Massachusetts in Boston. "The women's...
Today In Sports History for July 22

...David Cup and ends the four-year reign of the British Isles.1921 - At the annual Harvard-Yale vs. Cambridge-Oxford meet at Harvard Stadium, Harvard's Edward Gourdin becomes the first to long jump 25 feet. Harvard lists Gourdin's...
Today In Sports History for July 26

1859 - The first intercollegiate Regatta is held in Worcester, Mass., with Harvard beating Yale and Brown.1928 - Gene Tunney beats Tom Heeney on a technical knockout in the 11th round at Yankee Stadium to retain...


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