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Durba Mitra
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Challenging the Norms: Durba Mitra Comes to Harvard

In other words, Durba Mitra is already challenging Harvard norms, and she hasn’t even left Fordham’s campus yet.

Booking It
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Booking It

Students praised the Committee on Undergraduate Education’s decision to include two questions about the cost of course materials in this spring’s Q Guide.

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UC Grant Processing Platform Suffers Hacking Attempt

A hacker purportedly ​attempted to access the Undergraduate Council's new software for processing funding applications this week.

Textbooks at The Coop
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Textbooks at The Coop

“I am so pleased this is finally happening,” Undergraduate Council President Yasmin Z. Sachee ’18 said about the Q Guide now including textbook prices. “I hate to see textbook costs as sometimes an inhibition for students when considering what courses they will take.”

Video Games and Storytelling
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Video Games and Storytelling

Aaron G. Suduiko ‘17 discusses the storytelling of video games and the underlying philosophy in Emerson Hall Tuesday night.

Sheehan D. Scarborough
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College Faith Groups Address Intersection of Religion, Sexuality

Some members of Harvard College’s faith groups say they welcome the discussions of religion and sexuality that Scarborough aims to foster.

“House Master” Title Change
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Mather House Exhibit Scrutinizes Slaveholding Namesake’s Past

Mather House residents unveiled an exhibit scrutinizing the controversial past of House namesake Increase Mather, a former Harvard president and slaveholder.

AR/VR Student Alliance Event
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AR/VR Student Alliance Event

A student at an event hosted by Harvard AR/VR Student Alliance tries on a virtual reality headset. The event was hosted in conjunction with Harvard Business School’s CODE student organization and featured HBS alum Richard Dulude.

Virtual Reality Headset
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Virtual Reality Headset

Leslie Jones at Harvard
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Leslie Jones at Harvard

Leslie Jones, a cast member and writer for Saturday Night Live, performs in Sanders Theater on Friday night.

Leslie Jones at Harvard
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Leslie Jones Mocks Harvard Culture in Sanders Theatre Routine

​Riffing on gender, sex, and her “crazy” college days, comedian Leslie Jones brought “Saturday Night Live” star power to a packed Sanders Theatre Friday night.

VR and Entrepreneurship
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VR and Entrepreneurship

Students pass around a virtual reality headset to try on during a Harvard AR/VR Student Alliance event last Wednesday. The event, “VR and Entrepreneurship with _Underscore.VC” attracted over 30 attendees.

Harvard Yard in 360
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Glimpses of a New Reality

From the VES department to the i-lab, Harvard students and faculty are beginning to explore the potential of virtual reality, a new technology with the potential to create immersive environments. As challenges persist, many wonder whether the medium will transform reality as we know it or simply remain a novelty.

NOVA
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UC To Provide Tampons in Freshman Dorms

​The Undergraduate Council passed legislation to allocate $1,000 for tampons and other feminine hygiene products in freshman dorms.

Harvard Yard in 360
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Harvard Yard in 360