Ethnic or Cultural Groups
The Harvard Art Museums’ special exhibition on Indigenous Art from Australia opens on Friday, with an opening celebration on Thursday night.
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.
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.”
Monica Duffy Toft described her emerging population transition theory, which posits that changes in state population configurations can portend civil conflict and destabilization.
Latino students met with University President Drew G. Faust on Thursday to discuss demands for greater inclusivity for students of color.
Roses and chocolate are strewn about Ticknor Lounge on Friday evening for the Asian American Association’s speed dating event.
Fifteen Minutes Magazine explores the state of diversity at Harvard by examining the past and present.
Students gather for the Asian American Association’s Feast festival. The event featured food and performances from East, Southeast, and South Asian cultures.
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.”
Students dance to Bollywood music at Hungama 2015 in the Lowell Dining Hall on Friday evening. The annual event was hosted by Harvard Dharma.
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.
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.