College Life

Datamatch
Undergraduate Council

UC Pens Letter Criticizing Datamatch Gender Choices

Twenty-six members of the Undergraduate Council, including UC President Yasmin Z. Sachee ’18 and UC Vice President Cameron K. Khansarinia ’18, signed a letter admonishing Datamatch’s restrictive gender choices.

Datamatch
College

Datamatch Draws Criticism Over Gender Options

Datamatch 2017 drew criticism from students last week over what some called its “disconcerting” presentation of the non-binary gender response field.

Dean Khurana
College

Khurana Will Be 'Deeply Involved' With Faculty Sanctions Committee

​Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana will be “deeply involved” in the faculty committee reconsidering the current policy on final clubs and Greek organizations.

tinder lamp
College

The Five Strangest Tinder Bachelors in Cambridge

Bacon, Harambe, and Shrek...oh my!

Snowpacalypse
College

As Blizzard Strikes Northeast, Undergrads Still Expected for Class

Harvard undergrads trudged through the snow on Thursday as classes continued despite blizzard conditions.

Winterfest Fun
College

Winterfest Fun

Raine K. Ellison, a student at MIT, bowls on the ice at Harvard’s Plaza WinterFest 2017.

Betty and Hyemi Return
College Life

Betty and Hyemi Return

We're back. And with better wine this time.

Student Groups

Our Harvard Can Do Better Discusses Sexual Assault On Campus

“We’re gonna be pushing for a lot of demands that we’ve been quite vocal about in the past,” Amelia Y. Goldberg ’19, a member of the group, said.

Parties in Freshmen Common Rooms
College

New Policy Allows Freshmen to Reserve Common Rooms for Private Events

​A new policy will allow first-year students to reserve freshman dorm common rooms for private events, continuing a College-wide push to re-center social life in residential spaces.

Fly Club
College

The Sanctions: Where They Stand

A guide to the past, present, and uncertain future of the College's unprecedented penalties on members of single-gender social organizations.

Ryan Reynolds
College

Hasty Pudding Honors Man of the Year Ryan Reynolds

​Between parodies and a Pudding Pot, Ryan Reynolds accepted the Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ Man of the Year Award Friday evening to laughter and fanfare.

College

Smith to Address Student Textbook Prices, UC Says

At a meeting with Undergraduate Council leaders Friday, University President Drew G. Faust said she will ask Faculty of Arts and Sciences Dean Michael D. Smith to discuss the rising costs of textbooks.

University Hall
Student Life

Faculty Meeting Agenda Set Without Lewis Motion

The agenda for Tuesday’s Faculty meeting, released Friday, includes a notable absence: a motion proposed by former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis ’68.

Harvard Yard During the Strike
College

HUDS Workers Offer Advice on Protesting Trump

“We thought the strike was over, but it’s back on,” said Edward B. Childs, a dining services worker in Adams House.

Super Bowl Watch Party
House Life

Students Cheer on as Patriots Take Historic Super Bowl Win

Some students put problem sets and readings aside for the evening and gathered at House Committee parties to watch the game.