Guides to Surviving Harvard
Treat this as a (regularly updated) table of contents of all the posts on the site broken down into sections of similar theme. (Yes, I’m still trying to figure out what exactly to do with categories and tags.)
The Core of Surviving Harvard
Why this site exists, why we need to chill out, and why we wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.
Because Harvard can get kind of crazy at times — applicable for all Harvard students and the general reader.
Your Personal Story: Why You Need It, How You Write It — New! (10/05)
Time Debt and Harvard’s Addiction to Over-Commitment — New! (11/6)
Literally, how to survive Harvard. Most relevant for the Harvard reader.
Surviving Midterms — New! (10/30)
Surviving the Post-Midterm Blues — New! (11/3)
The World Outside of Extracurricular Activities — New! (10/01)
How You Know You’ve Chosen the Right Concentration — New! (12/04)
Your Personal Annual Review — New! (12/30)
Keep Your Computer Working for You: Minimize Sadness — NEW! (12/19)
Free (Non-Dining Hall) Food: How to Get It — New! (11/16)
If You’re New to Harvard
Geared to prefrosh and freshmen (and their parents).
Because Harvard students are wise beyond their years. Note the irony.
Light-hearted, fun stuff.
The Harvard Yale Game — New! (11/21)
Election Night — New! (11/05)
How to Procrastinate – New! (1/11)