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Professors Make Case for ‘Long-Term’ History

During the talk, the authors emphasized taking long-term perspectives in the study of history, rather than focusing on brief moments in time.

Ruth Fong
College

Fong and Sprung-Keyser Named Rhodes Scholars

This is the smallest number of Rhodes Scholars since 2006, when no Harvard undergraduates won.

Undergraduate Council

UC Debates Its Own Relevance and Efficacy

Council members said that a lack of enthusiasm will be one of the problems that Ava Nasrollahzadeh ’16 and Dhruv P. Goyal ’16, the Council’s next President and Vice President, will face.

College

In HUDS Survey, Students Indicate Lower Focus on Sustainability

The annual survey, conducted by HUDS in September, asks students various questions on all aspects of dining hall life, including allergies and diets, customer service, and overall satisfaction.

College

Sexual Assault Activist Addresses Student-Athletes

Speaking to about 20 student-athletes yesterday, journalist and filmmaker Goldie Taylor recounted her childhood sexual assault by a football coach and her abusive relationship with an older man.

UC Winners: Eva and Dhruv
College

Nasrollahzadeh-Goyal Win ‘Monumentally Close’ Election

The final calculation came out favoring Nasrollahzadeh-Goyal over Yang-Jackson by about 70 votes, about 2 percent of the total voters, and marked an end to a crowded and close election.

Thanksgiving Dinner
College

HUDS Serves Thanksgiving Meal

The House menus featured Thanksgiving classics Thursday evening, including roast turkey breast, cider-glazed ham, vegetarian stuffing and—of course—pumpkin pie.

Graduate School of Design

Romance Languages and Lit Endorses Section Cap

The endorsement statement expressed support for the movement, citing individualized attention for undergraduates and professional development for graduate students as benefits of smaller sections.

UC Crimson Crossfire
Undergraduate Council

Council Reps Largely Avoid Endorsements as Final Votes Are Cast

Students are turning out to vote in high numbers even as Undergraduate Council representatives withhold endorsements from a crowded council presidency race entering its final day.

Emerging Epidemics Art Exhibit
School of Public Health

Exhibit Looks To Combat Ebola Overreactions

To address these extreme reactions, the group organized “The Great Showdown” exhibit, hosted outside of Science Center Lecture Hall B from Monday to Thursday,.

Community Conversation: Racist Emails
College

Student Life Office To Host Discussions on Bias Reporting

The discussions—which will likely include focus groups, town hall meetings, a working group, and an online forum—come as a response to the emailed death threat sent to Harvard affiliates last month.

A Wide Perspective
College

UC Tickets Bring Different Philosophies to Campaign

Tickets in this year’s Undergraduate Council presidential elections have exhibited different attitudes toward campaign spending and club endorsements.

 Town Hall HUHS Meeting
Undergraduate Council

UHS Will Maintain 24-Hour Urgent Care, Following Outcry

While Stillman is still slated to close in 2014, eliminating overnight respite beds, Barreira said that UHS will continue to offer in-person medical services such as triage, urgent care treatment, and on-site alcohol assessments at night.

Closed Title IX Complaints in the Ivy League
Crime

Unreported 2008 Probe Prompted Med School To Adjust Sexual Assault Procedures

The investigation, which was previously unreported, came in response to one of at least 18 Title IX complaints filed against Harvard and reviewed by the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights since 2002.

PBK Breakdown
College

Phi Beta Kappa Announces 'Senior 48'

Five of the seniors concentrate in Social Studies, which was the most common major among the inductees.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads