Following in both of her parents' footsteps!
Malia Obama will make like her father Barack Obama and her mother Michelle Obama, and attend Harvard University beginning in the fall of 2017!
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The eldest of the two Obama daughters, who graduates from high school this month, will take a gap year before matriculating to Harvard next fall, though it's thus far unsure what she'll do with her free year between now and then.
Either way, congrats to Malia — she is on the same track as her parents, and though she may not want a career in politics as she grows up, she's going to get a world-class education for whatever she decides to do!
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Jimmy Fallon has such bad luck!
On Saturday night, the late night host was Cambridge, Massachusetts to accept an honor from the Harvard Lampoon, Harvard University's humor magazine, when he tripped and fell, injuring his right hand just months after he had seriously hurt his left hand!
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Sources say Fallon is A-OK, though, despite a trip to the hospital to get checked out:
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No one is more deserving of pudding than Amy Poehler! Oh, or awards!
The Parks And Recreation star was this year's recipient of the Hasty Pudding Award from Harvard University's theatrical department on Thursday!
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Amy didn't dress in drag like last year's winner Neil Patrick Harris, but she did allow the Hasty Pudding Theatricals to roast her.
Unfortunately for the students, you don't kid a kidder!
When Amy finally gave her acceptance speech, she zinged them right back, saying:
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Put another pot of coffee on if you care about your health!
Researchers say drinking A LOT of the caffeinated beverage just might prevent you from getting type 2 diabetes!
Um… How excellent is that news?!?
The study was carried out by Harvard University (so you know it’s legit) and examined the link between coffee consumption and
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Neil Patrick Harris never even went to college, but he’s now a Harvard University award winner!
NPH was named the 2014 Man of the Year from America’s oldest theater troupe. But before you go and think the prestigious institution would hold a pretentious ceremony for the occasion, think again!
In order to received his golden Hasty Pudding Pot, Neil had to first dress up in a wig, lingerie and red high-heels, all while being accompanied by some student cross dressers! Harris even gave one of the drag dudes a big wet kiss while up on stage!
Considering he’ll be playing the lead in the upcoming Broadway musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch, heels ain’t no problem for Neil! He even told the crowd:
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Matt Damon's a winner through and through!
Not only has he won A-list status AND the heart of adorbz wifey Luciano Barrosso, but the actor has now been honored with the 2013 Harvard Arts Medal.
The actor visited Harvard University —where he attended, but never graduated from— to collect the prestigious medal and speak at the awards ceremony that kicked off the university's annual Arts First Festival.
The ivy league dropout said:
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Oprah Winfrey is one of the most successful people on the planet, so it is no surprise that one of the most esteemed universities in the country—Harvard University— invited the fa-bu-lous O to speak to the graduating class of smarty pants this year!
It was announced this morning that the talk show host, entreprenuer, entertainer, and philanthropist will be Harvard's principal speaker at the Ivy league's 362nd commencement ceremony on May 30 during "afternoon exercises."
Along with the announcement on the Harvard Gazette's website, President Drew Faust wrote:
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