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Side by Side, a gender equity campaign spearheaded by the Undergraduate Council and inspired by a United Nations campaign, underwent a name change earlier last week.
The policy change, which came after students lobbied for the effort, will officially take effect with the spring’s upcoming rooming lotteries, according to Associate Dean of Student Life William Cooper ’94.
Four years after the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps’ reinstatement on campus, the challenges of reuniting two long separated institutional and bureaucratic giants—Harvard University and the United States military—remain.
The resolution stated that “the Council publicly expresses solidarity with the Islamic Community for this senseless tragedy, recognizing that their loss is one that the entire Harvard Community mourns.”
Undergraduate Council President Ava Nasrollahzadeh '16 and Vice President Dhruv P. Goyal '16 leave University President Drew G. Faust's office after meeting with her in Massachusetts Hall on Thursday afternoon. In the meeting, they discussed the details for "Harvard HeForShe," a new gender solidarity campaign this semester.
Undergraduate Council President Ava Nasrollahzadeh '16 and Vice President Dhruv P. Goyal '16 leave University President Drew G. Faust's office after meeting with her in Massachusetts Hall on Thursday afternoon. In the meeting, they discussed the UC's recent initiatives.
Attendees of a screening of "Gone Girl" discuss gender roles in the film at an event hosted by the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention & Response (OSAPR) on Wednesday, Feb. 18. The event was the first of a series of screenings hosted by OSAPR.
Undergraduate Council President Ava Nasrollahzadeh '16 and Vice President Dhruv P. Goyal '16 speak about the gender solidarity campaign, Harvard HeForShe at the first UC meeting of the year on Feb. 1.
The Undergraduate Council will embark on a gender equality initiative dubbed "Harvard HeForShe" that will include an online town hall forum and a celebrity launch at the Institute of Politics.
WECode conference attendees listen to a keynote address by Marie Louise Kirk on Saturday, Feb. 7.
Diversity Programs Manager at Facebook Kiva Wilson introduces the audience to "Lean In" at WECode on Saturday, Feb. 7.
Students from over 40 schools gathered at Maxwell Dworkin and Northwest Labs to listen to female professionals and attend workshops by technology companies such as Google and Microsoft.
At the first Undergraduate Council meeting of the year on Sunday, representatives discussed several new initiatives, including a Harvard gender solidarity campaign.