Final Clubs

Massachusetts Hall
Final Clubs

Massachusetts Hall

The door to Massachusetts Hall, a freshman dormitory.

Porcellian Club
Final Clubs

Porcellian Club

The door of the Porcellian Club.

The Spee Club
Final Clubs

The Spee Club

The Spee Club is one of Harvard's final clubs. The group officially became gender neutral in November 2015, when it inducted its first class of men and women.

The Phoenix S.K. Club
Final Clubs

The Phoenix S.K. Club

The Phoenix S.K. Club is one of six remaining all-male final clubs.

Spee Club Door
Final Clubs

Spee Club Door

The door of the Spee Club.

Social Life President Search
Drew Faust

'Not Going Anywhere'

It will fall to Harvard’s 29th president to implement and oversee the University’s historic effort to reshape undergraduate social life.

University Hall
Faculty

Faculty Council Will Vote on Allen Motion Again

The Faculty Council will vote again on an amended version of Government Professor Danielle S. Allen’s motion on College social policy, potentially revising their unanimous vote of support for the motion last month.

University Hall
College

Diversity Dean Says He Will Not Be Involved With Sanctions

Unlike his predecessor, Harvard’s new associate dean for diversity and inclusion Roland S. Davis will not help develop or negotiate the College’s year-old sanctions on members of single-gender campus social groups.

Dean Smith
FAS

Faculty Could Have Final Say on Social Group Policy

Smith's comments come as University President Drew G. Faust prepares to choose one of three options for the future of undergraduate social life.

Faculty Meeting
Student Life

Faculty Hotly Debate Social Policy Motions, Report

At the Faculty of Arts and Sciences’ monthly meeting Tuesday, professors did not mince words describing Harvard’s unrecognized social organizations.

Faculty Meeting
Student Life

Once Again, Faculty To Debate Social Life Sanctions

One year after Faculty discussion formally began on Harvard’s historic penalties on final clubs and Greek organizations, two critical developments may change the nature of the debate at Tuesday’s meeting of the full Faculty.

The Clubhouse of the Fly
College

Dude, That's Rude: Punch Part 2

On to our next installment of DTR Punch, with a focus on the punchers. Look out for these ultimately rude moves that you could be making if you frequent Mt. Auburn Street.

Fly Club
Final Clubs

Faculty Committee Offers Alternatives to Social Group Ban in Final Report

The committee suggested that the University instead consider a full social group ban as one of several possible options for reshaping social life at the College.

President Faust
Student Life

Faust Weighs Options on Social Group Ban

Faust said she has had conversations with administrators at Yale and Princeton, two schools that have sought to create closer ties with social groups rather than penalize them.

Editorials

A Stand Against Exclusivity

Given the serious influence of final clubs on the social life of Harvard undergraduates, we see the faculty committee’s new recommendation to ban exclusionary social organizations, despite co-ed status, as necessary.