What Kind of Harvard Friend Are You?
We know you’re a great friend. An amazing friend. An absolutely fantabulous friend. But, umm, exactly what kind of friend are you? Take this quiz, and we’ll let you know.
Quiz: How Snakey Are You?
Harvard is a jungle. There are squirrels, rats, and roaches — but most of all, our precious snakes. To all the line cutters and "let's grab a meal" ghosters with closets full of patagonias, this quiz is for you. Will you be exposed? Find out:
The Only Harvard Yard Tourist Bingo You’ll Need
Goodbye 70-degree days (mostly) — fall has arrived in full force and, so it’s (finally?) time to spend our days trekking over a warm-colored mosaic of leaves and wondering when we’ll next slip on a pile of them. In case your impromptu slip-and-slide pushes you into a horde of tourists, Flyby’s got you covered with this bingo card to turn even the most awkward encounters into a win.
We Bet You Can't Survive Haunted Harvard
Every season is spooky season when you go to Harvard and have a monstrous amount of scary psets, papers, and readings piling up every week. Take this quiz to judge whether your scholarly scares have prepared you to survive the horrors of Haunted Harvard. Will you be the genius who beats the system or will you be dead in the first five minutes?
How Well Do You and Your Roomie Really Know Each Other?
First-years: it’s been over a month since you first met the perfect stranger(s) Harvard promised you’d get along with. Maybe you immediately clicked, or maybe their ability to live in filth and inability to replace the toilet paper in your in-suite bathroom have pushed you to consider transferring to Yale.
Is Your Club at Harvard an MLM?
Cutco. Herbalife. Avon. Check out the flowchart to see if your club will join the roster of the most famous multi-level marketing (MLM) schemes (a.k.a legal pyramid schemes for all you naive humanities concentrators) – maybe you’ll end up selling knives or passing out Insomnia Cookies outside the Science Center too. Only time will tell.
Alignment Chart: What to You Listen To While Studying
Considering that Harvard students signed a contract with the devil (academia) to spend every waking hour working, it is no surprise that they will do anything, especially listening to music, to make it more fun and/or efficient. Sometimes it feels like the audio is our only companion in the encroaching loneliness of Lamont. However, nothing we hold dear is safe from the Criticisms of Society, so we have decided to judge your listening choices and convict them of having certain ~vibes~.
Flyby Presents: Lecture Bingo!
We already seem to be at that time of the semester where going to lecture seems like simply too much effort. So if you needed extra motivation to show up at those 9 a.m.s – or even 10:30s – now you can play along to Flyby’s lecture bingo to keep you alert during those 75 minutes.
Flyby's Choose Your Own Adventure: A Day at Visitas Edition
Visitas for the Class of 2026 is finally here! Get ready for the classic introduction to all things truly Harvard, no matter what this weekend has in store for you. Needing a test run before the real thing? We've got you covered! And for our dear, dear members of Class of 2024 and 2025 – here's your chance to relive those previously-virtual glory days in your own version of Visitas 2.0! ;-)
Too Hot to Handle? Let's See How Long Your Visitas Relationship Will Last
Visitas: a tradition beloved by pre-frosh and upperclassmen alike (or deeply hated, depending on who you're asking). Besides leaving with newly made friends, 100 more Instagram followers, random club merch, and free food, some of you may even be walking away with a new boo in tow. But not all relationships are built to last.... will yours?
Visitas Bingo 2022!
The time has come for pre-frosh to once again ~descend~ upon Harvard’s campus. As a result, I’ve compiled some of the most common shared traumas experiences during Visitas. Godspeed younglings.
Let Your Harvard Square Favs Reveal Your Red Flags
Whether you need to grab a last-minute birthday card or snag a late-night burrito, the Square has you covered. Since there are so many options to choose from, your go-to spots are very telling about the inner workings of your personality. Got any red flags? Well, you do now. Take this quiz to reveal them.
The Harvard Houses as “Encanto” Characters
Although Disney’s love letter to Colombia, “Encanto,” was released in November 2021, the movie has been taking over social media for months, and you would be of a rare species if you haven’t heard the alluring earworm that is “We Don’t Talk About Bruno.” Here, we’ve assigned an “Encanto” character to each of the Houses, so welcome to the family Madrigal (and the Harvard houses)!
Can You Make It Through River Run?
Ah, Housing Day. One of the most beloved traditions for a Harvard student, back once again in person. Before experiencing the joys of dorm storming and the excitement of meeting your new House community, you must conquer River Run.
Quiz: Which Harvard Square Coffee Shop Are You?
We have a variety of coffee shops to choose from here in Harvard Square. Whether your drink is a latte, plain black coffee (what's wrong with you), or you're not a coffee person at all, take this quiz to find out which shop best matches you!
Eat Your Way Through a HUDS Brunch And We'll Tell You Your Relationship Status
Valentine's day is next week and while we don't have the power to conjure a significant other for you in time to partake in American consumerism and this sacred holiday, we do have the power to guess (or manifest) what your relationship status will be. Just tell us your HUDS brunch choices — it's that easy.
Which Harvard Existential Crisis Is In Your Future?
We know you can feel the existential crisis bubbling in the depths of your soul. But we can at least tell you what kind of crisis it will be if you tell us your plans for the week.
What Kind of ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’ Listener Are You?
The release of “Red (Taylor’s Version)” has rocked Swifties’ worlds like no other. Fans everywhere have been listening to the album on repeat (taking breaks only to watch her short film and SNL features and maybe eat). But not all Swifties are created equal. If you’re still reeling from “All Too Well: The Short Film” and need a distraction, take this quiz to find out what kind of “Red (Taylor’s Version)” listener you are!
Tag Yourself: Dean Khurana Edition
To procrastinate on everything else I should be doing, I created this Tag Yourself: Rakesh Edition to determine which version of Dean Khurana you align with most. All photos are sourced from his lovely Instagram (which you are now following if you weren’t previously). Stop what you’re doing and tag urself RIGHT NOW.
Email Send Offs as the Ivy League
Although the eight Ivy League schools boast diverse student bodies, each still has their own unique characteristics and identity. Thus, using a comprehensive Google search to analyze Harvard and its seven Ivy League siblings, Flyby presents the definitive list of Ivy League schools as email send offs.
Plan Your Virtual Visitas and We'll Predict Your Harvard Future
Wondering what vibes your Virtual Visitas habits give off? Hoping to get a sense for what your life will actually be like at Harvard? Check out this quiz and let our writer completely psychoanalyze all of your decisions! (jk, we promise it's not that deep)
Should You Sit Through That Random Club's Visitas Meeting?
Ah, Virtual Visitas. So many events, so little time. With the absurd amount of events happening all throughout this upcoming week, how on earth do you prioritize? Luckily, our writer has the vibe check for deciding whether you should check out that one random club's Zoom meeting, or press that "leave meeting" button ASAP.
Virtual Visitas Bingo
Visitas may be online yet again this year, but that doesn't mean you can't still have the iconic Harvard experience you've been waiting for eagerly! Sure, it may all be online, but there's plenty of essential experiences you can hit to get your time at Harvard started on the right foot.
Tag Yourself: Playa Bowls Edition
During this virtual semester, even the smallest things truly bring us so much joy – like, for example, one of the newer go-to food spots in Harvard Square, Playa Bowls! For those of us who want to feel like we're eating healthy but Sweetgreen just isn't quite doing it, we've got the bowl that you truly ~embody~ to order on your next visit.