Over the goal: Harvard junior running back Aaron Shampklin eludes the desperate lunge of Cornell's Kenan Clarke to score the clinching touchdown. It was Shampklin's second score of the day and sixth of the season.
(1) Carnations. (2) Gillyvors. Perdita: The fairest flower o' the season Are our Carnations and streaked Gillyvors, Which some call Nature's bastards Winter's Tale, Act IV, sc. 4
(3) Willow. Queen: There is a Willow grows aslant a brook, That shows his hoar leaves in the glassy stream. There on the pendent boughs her coronet weeds Clamoring to hang, an envious sliver broke. Hamlet, Act IV, sc. 7
Artwork by Rosa M. Towne and photograph by Edward Tabor
George E. Vaillant's generational research on Harvard men unveils the differences that distinguish the "happy-well" from the "sad-sick" in later life.
From the original cover in 1997: John Dockery ’66, the only alumnus to earn a Super Bowl ring (click the white arrow on the right to see full image), displays mementos of his varsity sport. Such three-letter men have given way to single-sport stars like Naomi Miller ’99, a striker on the women’s soccer team. Updated 6/26/19: In 2013,Matt Birk ’98 became the second alumnus to earn a Super Bowl ring, playing for the Baltimore Ravens.