Ryan Reynolds Named Hasty Pudding’s 2017 Man of the Year

​Ryan Reynolds, a producer and Golden Globe-nominated actor known for his roles in many box office hits, will be the Hasty Pudding Theatricals 2017 Man of the Year.


Harvard Republicans Urge Unity, Democrats Regroup

As Harvard's Republicans are acknowledging and accepting the reality of Donald Trump's upset victory, the College's Democrats are not quite ready to unite behind the new President-elect.


College Democrats Continue Canvassing Strategy

The Harvard College Democrats will continue focusing on consolidating Democratic gains both up and down the ballot in battleground states

The Signet
Student Groups

Signet Continues Outreach Efforts with Second Year of Open Applications

Prospective members trickled in and out of the Signet Society’s pale, yellow-tinted cottage at 46 Dunster St. on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, gauging their interest in the off-campus arts and letters social club at the group’s two open house events.

Harry Lewis Q&A
Student Groups

Lewis Sharpens Critique of Single-Gender Policy

​Former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis ’68 is becoming increasingly vocal in his opposition to the College’s new policy that will penalize student involvement in single-gender social organizations.

The Porcellian Door
Student Groups

In Porcellian Punch, A Loose Interpretation of ‘Open’

​A sophomore hopeful of joining the Porcellian might have expected some big changes to the club’s punch process this year. But invitations did not indicate the process this year was open.


Women’s Groups Plan [BLANK] Party to Fill Gap in Social Scene

With the goal of providing an evening free from the pressures of social labels, various women’s groups at the College are organizing the second [BLANK] party for undergraduates, aiming this year at a larger turnout and a later end time.

Student Groups

Queer Students and Allies Divided On Political Neutrality Policy

After the Harvard College Queer Students and Allies announced a new policy making the group politically neutral, BLGTQ students and allies, including a co-chair of QSA, denounced the decision and circulated a petition expressing opposition.

A.D. Club Punch

A.D. Begins First ‘Open Punch’ with Schmoozing and Soft Drinks

Scores of blazer-clad undergraduate men trickled into the ballroom of the Sheraton Commander hotel on Tuesday evening for the all-male A.D. Club’s first ever “open punch” event.


31 New Student Organizations Debut this Semester

With the student activities fair in the rearview mirror and club comp processes in full swing, 31 new student organizations are embarking this fall on their first academic year as clubs Harvard College officially recognizes.

Sexual Misconduct at Harvard and Other Schools

In Letter to Khurana, Porcellian-Commissioned Report Scrutinizes Final Club Statistics

A professional statistical analyst, commissioned by the 225-year old Porcellian Club, sharply criticized the Harvard sexual assault prevention task force’s interpretation of survey data and recommendations for action on final clubs.

Fly Club
On Campus

Fly Club

The Fly Club displays its flag Monday afternoon. The club is one of six all-male final clubs on campus that are not affiliated with the University.


Noting Errors, UC Revokes Funding from Four Clubs

In response to a series of rules violations that the Undergraduate Council’s Finance Committee had not previously identified, the committee was forced to revoke funding from four student organizations this week.

Projected Attendance at Grant-Receiving Events on a Given Day Graph

UC Finance Committee Struggles to Enforce Event Attendance Rules

​Harvard undergraduates are perpetually busy. But if clubs’ funding requests through a common grant application are to be believed, students may have to be in two places at once.

UC Grants Cuts Graph

UC Cuts Funding, Introduces ‘Collaboration Bonus’

Wednesday was a busy night for Undergraduate Council’s Finance Committee. During their meeting, the committee cut grants and created new funding rules for student organizations that collaborate with each other.