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Indigenous Australian Art Exhibit Opens in Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard Art Museums’ special exhibition on Indigenous Art from Australia opens on Friday, with an opening celebration on Thursday night.

A Working Group for Asian American Studies
College

Students and Faculty Advocate Asian American Studies

A crowd of about 100 students packed into a Sever classroom to attend the first lecture of English 181A: “​Asian American Literature”​—one of the College's few courses in the field—indicating a rising popularity in the subject.

Supportive Sticky Notes After Law School Vandalism
College

Cultural Student Groups Plan Coalition for ‘Collective Action’

As college students across the country stage protests in response to race-related incidents on their campuses, some cultural student groups at Harvard are planning to form a coalition “to present demands to the administration.”

Death by Demography Talk
Race

Professor Uses Demography To Explain How States Collapse

Monica Duffy Toft described her emerging population transition theory, which posits that changes in state population configurations can portend civil conflict and destabilization.

Massachusetts Hall
College

Latino Students Issue Demands to Administrators

Latino students met with University President Drew G. Faust on Thursday to discuss demands for greater inclusivity for students of color.

AAA’s Get Lucky
Ethnic or Cultural Groups

AAA’s Get Lucky

Roses and chocolate are strewn about Ticknor Lounge on Friday evening for the Asian American Association’s speed dating event.

Harvard Hackathon
Undergraduate Council

Photos of the Weekend (11/15/15)

"Veritas" - Diversity Issue
College

The Diversity Issue

Fifteen Minutes Magazine explores the state of diversity at Harvard by examining the past and present.

AAA Feast
Student Groups

AAA Feast

Students gather for the Asian American Association’s Feast festival. The event featured food and performances from East, Southeast, and South Asian cultures.

Elizabeth Warren at Y2Y Opening
Music

Photos of the Weekend (11/8/15)

Day of the Dead
Museums

Peabody Museum Celebrates the Day of the Dead

Polly R. Hubbard, the Peabody Museum’s education manager, described the holiday as a way of “welcoming back spirits of people who have passed on...with joy and happiness, and remembering what they were like...instead of woefully missing them.”

Hungama 2015
Student Groups

Hungama 2015

Students dance to Bollywood music at Hungama 2015 in the Lowell Dining Hall on Friday evening. The annual event was hosted by Harvard Dharma.

Harvard African Student Association’s Fall Feast
Student Groups

Harvard African Student Association’s Fall Feast

Omolade O. Sogade ’16 (right) serves African cuisine to students at the Harvard African Student Association’s Fall Feast in the Science Center Greenhouse Cafe on Saturday evening.

Joshua R. Earnest
On Campus

Photos of the Weekend (10/25/15)

"OTHER: A Multiracial Student Photo Gallery"
College

Photo Gallery Highlights Multiracial Student Experiences

The exhibit features more than 50 models who identify as multiracial, each of whom posed for a portrait and answered a series of questions displayed in a written transcript.

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes