Mihi Parta Tueri

With a New Budget and Events, Dunster Ups BGLTQ Support

The changes come after students and tutors spoke out last year about Dunster’s lack of residential tutors who identify as bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender, or queer, prompting top College administrators to look into their concerns.

PBHA Mission Hill Program Relocates to Three New Locations

The Mission Hill After School Program, Boston’s oldest student-run after school program, found itself scrambling this past summer after it abruptly lost the space it had previously occupied at the Maurice J. Tobin K-8 School.


Faculty Growth Stalls Again in 2015, Report Says

After a year that saw a spike in faculty growth for the first time since the financial crisis, the size of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences stalled again in fiscal year 2015.

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Two Top Harvard Management Company Executives Depart

Eight-year fixed-income manager Marco C. Barrozo and Satu Parikh, who joined HMC in 2011 as managing director and head of commodities, departed recently with little notice.


Graduate Student Unionization Effort Launches Website

The website, harvardgradunion.org, appears to be part of a greater attempt to recruit new members to the effort.

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College Administrators Debate Advantages of Bridge Program

Administrators are examining whether the College should also offer a pre-college bridge program to ease the transition to Harvard academics.

Panelists Discuss Environment's Impact on Health

The event, entitled “How Does the Environment Affect Our Health?”, was presented by the Harvard Museum of Natural History in conjunction with the Harvard T. H. Chan Center for Health and the Global Environment.


Joint FAS, Divinity School Class Screens Star Wars To Kick Off Film Series

This screening was the first in a film series designed to run alongside the course.

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The Band at Convocation

Class of 2019: Beliefs and Lifestyles

Administrators on the Stage

Class of 2019: Academics & Extracurriculars

The View of Convocation

Class of 2019: By the Numbers

Sorry, Dorothy

Sorry, Dorothy



More than a Flag

The Governor deserves her due praise for her stand on the Confederate flag; we now hope that her views become attuned to more pressing issues of racial injustice in other areas of policy.


Comments Unwelcome: The Insidious Problem of Catcalling

To all of the men who make it a habit to catcall me and other women, here’s something to think about: I do not dress myself to be mentally undressed by you.


Teardrops on My Gavel


Innocent Until Proven Guilty


Common Sense

Students Join Calls for ‘Political Revolution’ at Sanders Rally

More than 75 Harvard students cheered “Harvard United for Bernie!” on the way to the rally for the presidential candidate at the Boston Convention Center.

Markey and Harvard’s Engell Headline Climate Change Concert

The event’s headliners included U.S. Senator Edward J. Markey and Harvard English professor James T. Engell ’73.

History Prof Kishlansky Remembered as Enthusiastic Storyteller

Attended by family, friends, and colleagues, the service was a nod to Mark Kishlansky’s lasting legacy as both a dedicated educator and vivid storyteller.

Student Life

Harvard's Favorite Turkey

You wake with the sun, in a fowl mood. The ground is rough beneath your bony feet, and you taste the regret of your previous night in bilious waves rippling up your gullet.


Purce Cashing In
Women's Soccer

Athlete of the Week: Purce Leads Women's Soccer Past Yale

Junior forward Midge Purce, the team’s leading scorer a year ago and the focal point of the Crimson’s offensive attack, took a total of five shots in Saturday’s 4-0 win over Yale, sinking three of them in the back of the net, the last of which completed her career collegiate hat trick. She netted the ball twice in the opening six minutes of play, with the first tally coming 85 seconds into the game.


House Renewal

Building on a Feeling

The "old Harvard feel" is difficult to define, but recent House renewals have featured administrators and students in an important dialogue: How to preserve the unique elements of antiquity prominent in House architecture while updating facilities to meet contemporary uses and needs.