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Bureau of Study Counsel
College

Bureau of Study Counsel

The Bureau of Study Counsel, located on 5 Linden Street, is home to study services for Harvard students.

Bureau of Study Counsel
College

As Term Progresses, Bureau of Study Counsel Backed Up

Many students who have sought peer tutoring from the Bureau of Study Counsel this fall are still waiting to be assigned tutors as the semester draws on, due in large part to high demand and a shortage of tutors.

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

A Cross-Country Battle over American Higher Education.

College

Students Prepare for National Novel Writing Month

Several dozen Harvard College students are preparing to put pen to paper for National Novel Writing Month, an annual campaign that encourages writers to craft an entire novel in a single month.

Currier House
College

Currier Dean Takes BU Job, Will Depart at Year's End

Currier House Dean Laura K. Johnson will leave her position at the end of the semester, Currier House Masters Richard Wrangham and Elizabeth Ross wrote to the House community Monday evening.

Aim High
Student Groups

In Keynote, Abramson Urges Women To Be Resilient

Jill E. Abramson ’76, former executive editor of The New York Times, encouraged women to persevere through setbacks during a speech at the Intercollegiate Business Convention Saturday.

Harvard Computer Society
College

Rebooting the Harvard Computer Society

The Harvard Computer Society—the five-person group that manages more than 7,000 student mailing lists—is finalizing a transition from on-campus servers to the cloud.

Alone
College

Students Hold Vigil To Protest Solitary Confinement

For over 22 hours, students took shifts sitting beside a seven-by-nine-foot box, which represented a prison cell, as part of a vigil for prisoners held in solitary confinement.

Reforma Migratoria
College

Government Grants Temporary Visa to Junior Stuck in Mexico

Dario Guerrero-Meneses ’15 is set to return to Harvard after the federal government granted him a humanitarian visa on Tuesday afternoon to travel back to the United States from Mexico.

Eldo Kim Hearing
Crime

Eldo Kim Charged in Bomb Threat Case, Unlikely To Get Jail Time

The U.S. Attorney asked Friday that the court defer prosecuting Kim for 18 months, while he takes part in a pretrial diversion program.

Fox News Discusses Viral Video
College Life

Fox News Discusses Viral Video

Fox News Discusses Viral Video

Community Conversation: Racist Emails
College Administration

After Threats, Khurana Says Admins ‘Can Do Better’ Communicating

Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana said College administrators “can do better” to communicate with students and took full responsibility for their response to the threat.

Community Conversation: Racist Emails
Crime

Students Criticize Response to Emailed Death Threat

Several students raised questions about what they perceived as a lackluster outreach effort from College administrators and Harvard police at a discussion Tuesday night.

Books
College

Undergrad Initiative Aims To Revitalize Humanities

The students at the meeting emphasized the need for a more visible, centralized place to explore post-graduation applications of the humanities outside of traditional paths like professional school or academia.

College Life

Police Confirm Weekend Emails Pose No Threat

Law enforcement has confirmed that the death threat originated outside the country and is not a current threat to Harvard’s campus.

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint
Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time