College Administration


Hillel Dining Hall Faces Unique Challenges During HUDS Strike

It may only be the fourth day of Sukkot—a Jewish holiday that celebrates the fall harvest—but it is the 16th day of the Harvard University Dining Services workers’ strike, which presents Harvard Hillel with unique challenges.

Updates on the Honor Council

Sophomores, Sciences Saw Most Honor Council Cases Last Year

The vast majority of 115 academic dishonesty cases the College’s Honor Council heard last academic year occurred in courses offered in the Sciences Division or the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, according to the adjudicating body’s first-ever annual report.

Faculty Deans Provide Food

College Allocates Extra Funding for House Events During Strike

Concerned by the dining hall worker strike’s impact on House life, Faculty Deans and House committees are hosting food and community events for students.

David Friedrich

At Town Hall, Harsh Questioning of Social Club Sanctions

In a spirited but civil meeting, administrators fielded 90 minutes of questions and comments, most of them critical, on the College’s new policy.

Faculty Club Picket Line

‘No Middle Ground’ in Negotiations, Says HUDS Union Leader

Harvard’s striking dining hall workers will not compromise on their “core demands,” their union's lead negotiator said.

Harvard College Office of Admissions and Financial Aid
Central Administration

Data from Thousands of Harvard Applications to Become Part of Lawsuit

​Application data for hundreds of thousands of people who applied to Harvard College will be given to a group suing Harvard for allegedly discriminating against Asian American applicants, the University told those students in an email Thursday.

Central Administration

In Court, Harvard Attempts to Dismiss Sexual Harassment Case

Harvard’s lawyers made the case to dismiss a lawsuit brought by Alyssa R. Leader ’15, who alleged widespread misconduct by Harvard administrators in handling her sexual harassment claims, in the first court meeting for the suit Friday.


FAS May Allow Donors to Endow Faculty Deanships

Selling the name rights to Faculty Dean positions in the House of a donor's choice could be a much-needed revenue source for House renewal, FAS Dean Michael D. Smith said.

Harvard Yard During the Strike

Recap of the First Day of the HUDS Strike

Here is a recap of the major milestones from the first day of a historic strike by Harvard's dining hall workers.

HUDS Strike Day 2

Second Day of Strike Draws Supporters from Boston

Harvard’s dining services employees were joined by workers from Boston as they continued to rally support in their historic strike's second day on Thursday, ahead of an 11th hour bargaining session this afternoon.


Faculty Deans Walk Narrow Line During HUDS Strike

While the dual roles of community steward and bureaucratic manager rarely conflict, Wednesday’s strike of dining service workers has put Faculty Deans in an awkward position.

The Strike Begins

Harvard—and Dining Workers Union—Prepare for Day One of Strike

Facing its first instance in history of a dining service workers strike during the academic year, Harvard announced Tuesday its plans for maintaining order in the dining halls.

Students March in Support of HUDS

After Another Negotiation Impasse, HUDS Strike Appears Imminent

“Things are not going well,” Brian Lang, the president of UNITE HERE Local 26, said.


Pro-Trump Email Urging Students to ‘Fight White Genocide’ Circulates College

The College has requested Harvard police investigate an email sent to some undergraduates urging them to stop “white genocide” and vote for Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump.

Harvard University President Drew G. Faust

For Second Year, Faust Funds College Social Life

She may not be paying a $5 cover charge at the door, but University President Drew G. Faust is funding undergraduate social events for the second year in a row.