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Articles: Sports

Andrew Rueb speaks to members of his team.

For the energetic Rueb, raising an athlete’s floor is as important as raising his ceiling.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications


Andrew Rueb’s experience on the professional tennis circuit informs his coaching.


In Harvard Yard, workers unload gigantic heads of lettuce and other greens from a truck prominently labeled United Farm Workers as students celebrate the University's decision to support the union workers by buying only UFW-certified produce.

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

November-December 2020

Master Yon Lee extends his hands in a tai chi pose.

Master Yon Lee leads a beginner tai chi course on the MAC Quad.

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/HPAC

The healing of Master Yon Lee

November-December 2020

Photograph of Louisa Thomas standing outside

Louisa Thomas

Photograph by T.J. Kirkpatrick

Louisa Thomas takes a different view.

November-December 2020

Football player Chubb Peabody, in pads and helmet, charges forward.

Hard hitting and with a keen nose for the ball, Endicott “Chub” Peabody II was not to be messed with.

Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC


1941: “Chub” Peabody ’42 bottles up “Barnacle Bill.”


Harvard's Terence Patterson catches a pass under pressure from two Yale defenders during The Game 1999. 

Photograph by Dominic Chavez/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

1999: Terence Patterson ’00 and his four scores


Barry Wood
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications. Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC

October 19, 1929: Barry Wood Beats Army, 20-20


Bill Keenan and Trevor Gretzky

Bill Keenan with actor Trevor Gretzky on the set of Odd Man Rush.

Bill Keenan ’09 brings his first book onto the screen. 


Graphic with red back ground and in white type which reads—At Home with Harvard: Women in Sports


Celebrating women athletes raising the bar in their sports


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