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Asian-American groups filed a federal complaint against Harvard calling for an investigation into what they charge is the College’s “unlawful use of race” in its admissions process.
Students involved in the process said that they hope to hire a new dean who has had professional experience with diversity and inclusion.
The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice is preparing to intervene against a pending lawsuit that alleges that Harvard uses “racially and ethnically discriminatory policies” in its admissions process.
“In the face of so much hate let’s show how deeply we love,” said the Harvard Law Women’s Law Association President Kenyon D. Colli at a vigil for Africans Wednesday evening. Here, students light each other’s candles before singing “Amazing Grace.” The Harvard African Law Association hosted the event in response to recent killings across the continent.
A group of students responded to the controversial posters parodying Renegade magazine by forming a "collective" to discuss free speech.
From Friday to Sunday, the conference consisted of socials, panel events, and keynote addresses all focusing around the conference’s theme of “Economic Vibrancy in 21st Century Native Communities.”
Graduate boards are groups made up of Harvard College alumni who voluntarily take on oversight roles for specific clubs located on the undergraduate campus. Grad boards often work closely with undergraduate organizations’ leadership, though the extent of their influence varies from group to group
Students and administrators criticize posters that appeared in Pforzheimer House parodying the new campus arts and advocacy magazine Renegade.
Choreographer Keenan Monks '15 dances in "Hyde" at the Asian American Dance Troupe's Eastbound on Saturday.
Kylie Zhang '18 and Jennifer Wang '15 perform an original piece, "Far Away," choreographed by Wang, in the Asian American Dance Troupe's Eastbound on Saturday.
Samuel T. Kim '15 and Anson H. Kahng '16 lift Wanxin Cheng '14 during the opening dance of the Asian American Dance Troupe's Eastbound. The dance, called "Silhouettes in the Rain," is an ethnic Chinese dance that involves bamboo hats.
Simon Huang, GSE, and Elaine Dong '17 perform a dance built on elements of hip-hop dance. The dance, called "Step Up," was choreographed by Dong and Alex Chang '10.
A group of Harvard students have joined to launch an arts and advocacy magazine to focus on issues of diversity and identity among students of color at Harvard, called Renegade, which will debut online on Friday.