College News


Sororities Extend Bids to 174 Women

174 pairs of hands rushed to tear open envelopes containing cards revealing the identity of their new sisters. The women shrieked with excitement as they ran to locate their sororities.

SEAS Enrollment

CS Leads Concentration Growth in SEAS

The computer science concentration has nearly doubled in size in the last two years and continues to drive growth in Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, according to new data released by the SEAS Communications Office.


With Faust in Attendance, Professors Advocate Environmental Activism

A panel of professors from Harvard and the University of Michigan on Monday night urged both citizens and businesses to make environmental activism their top priority.


Mendillo Seeks To Recruit Students for HMC

Speaking at a recruiting event for the Harvard Management Company on Monday, HMC President and CEO Jane L. Mendillo said she recently has been “more conscious about trying to recruit” Harvard students to work for the Company, which oversees the University’s investments.


OCS Discusses Workplace Discrimination and Diversity

Harvard affiliates shared their experiences with discrimination and lack of workplace diversity during a discussion at the Office of Career Services on Monday.

Earning the Pudding Pot
Hasty Pudding Theatricals

Earning the Pudding Pot

Hasty Pudding cast members give Emmy Award-winning actor Kiefer Sutherland a kiss on each cheek while honoring him as Man of the Year Friday night.

Earning the Pudding Pot
Hasty Pudding Theatricals

Hasty Pudding Roasts Man of the Year Kiefer Sutherland

Emmy Award-winning actor Kiefer Sutherland defused a costumed bombshell Friday night while being roasted as the Hasty Pudding Theatricals 2013 Man of the Year.


Proposal Could Eliminate Assignments Due During Reading Period

Final papers and projects will no longer be due during reading period if a proposal discussed at Wednesday’s Committee on Undergraduate Education meeting comes to fruition.


Undergraduate Council To Hold Special Elections for Open Seats

Residents of eight of Harvard’s undergraduate Houses can start voting at noon Wednesday to fill 13 open seats on the Harvard Undergraduate Council.


UC Discusses New Website, Study Break Funding

Undergraduate Council representatives discussed the launch of a new UC website and an initiative to increase funding for UC-sponsored study breaks during the group’s first general meeting of the spring semester Monday night.


Harvard Celebrates Interfaith Awareness Week with Film Screening

Memorial Church hosted a screening of “Soundtrack for a Revolution,” a film commemorating the life and message of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., during the first in a series of events planned to celebrate the University’s third annual Interfaith Awareness Week.

Student Life

Sorority Recruitment Numbers Remain Steady in 2013

Despite the addition of a fourth sorority on campus, the number of women who signed up for sorority recruitment at Harvard this year remained constant from last.


Concerns Linger After 'Final' Cheating Scandal Announcement

As Harvard sought to bookend its massive cheating investigation with an announcement last Friday, students implicated in the scandal said the new information raised more questions than it answered.


Stat 104 Emerges As Harvard's Top-Enrolled Course This Spring

With 642 students enrolling, Stat 104 has become Harvard’s biggest course this spring. Stat 104 narrowly beats Ec 10's enrollment, which drew 627 students.

Student Groups

Kiefer Sutherland Named Hasty Pudding's 2013 Man of the Year

Emmy Award-winning actor Kiefer Sutherland has been named the recipient of the Hasty Pudding Theatricals 2013 Man of the Year Award.