Harvard University

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Noun1.Harvard University - a university in Massachusetts
Ivy League - a league of universities and colleges in the northeastern United States that have a reputation for scholastic achievement and social prestige
Cambridge - a city in Massachusetts just to the north of Boston; site of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Thus, the Midwesterner's "park the car in Harvard Yard" becomes the New Englander's "pahk the cah in Hahvahd Yahd.
When I saw the headline, I was hoping I could discover a specific company to which the article was referring so I could call and ask an agent to say, "Pahk yah cah in Hahvahd yahd" in a thick Indian accent.
As one who once lectured at Hahvahd University; who has Texas pals who labored in the awl bidness; whose ex-boss from Georgia said he wrote with an ink pin; and whose Canadian mother would go oat for a few minutes, I appreciate and value MDF's words.