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Hong Kong Umbrella Revolution

Prof. Talks Causes, Consequences of Umbrella Movement

David Zweig, a social science professor at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, spoke about the Umbrella Movement.


Four UC Tickets Vie for Space on Ballot, Two Penalized Thus Far

Undergraduate Council elections have kicked off amid some confusion about rules for soliciting petition signatures via Facebook.

Undergraduate Council

Sexual Assault Task Force To Host Student Focus Group Sessions

The President’s Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Assault will begin hosting student focus group sessions early next month.

Bureau of Study Counsel

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.

Carrying The Weight
Student Life

Students Shoulder Mattresses in Solidarity with Sexual Assault Victims

The day of action was sparked by the activism of Columbia University student Emma Sulkowicz, who has vowed to carry her dorm mattress for as long as the alleged perpetrator attends Columbia.


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.

Student Groups

Behind Closed Doors, Khurana Met with Unrecognized Social Clubs

In a meeting with unrecognized student social clubs, Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana asked about Harvard’s social scene and inclusivity, opening a more than hour-long discussion and prompting some pushback from club leaders, attendees said.


College To Begin Honor Council Nomination Process

Administrators will begin accepting nominations next week to fill undergraduate positions on the student-faculty Honor Council that will adjudicate academic integrity cases starting next fall.

Student Life

Fellows Assist College on Diversity Initiatives

Two administrative fellows and one graduate assistant are spending the academic year in the Office of Student Life to implement College diversity initiatives.

House Life

HUDS 'Traffic Light' Labels Raise Concerns

A senior thesis project introducing color-coded labeling into dining halls has raised concerns among some undergraduates who said that the system may cause additional eating-related stress.

Currier House

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.

Undergraduate Council

UC Outlines Elections Procedures

The Undergraduate Council detailed the timeline for presidential elections and the referenda procedure in its general meeting Sunday.


Civil Rights Activist Honored for Service

Moses was honored for his extensive work as the leader of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee during the height of the American civil rights movement.

Amy Howell

New Initiative May Be 'Game-Changer' for Public Service Recruiting

The new initiative is the result of a collaboration between the Center for Public Interest Careers, the Institute of Politics, and the Office of Career Services.

Club Sports Grants
Undergraduate Council

UC Ups Club Sports Funding But Alleges Athletic Dept. Cuts

Despite a near 60 percent increase in the number of club sports that applied for Undergraduate Council funding this semester, the Council is expected to, on average, fund organizations at higher rates than last year.

Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy

Where Did All The Ideas Go?