House Life

Roach
House Life

Roach

A large cockroach sits on a desk in Canaday Hall.

Roach
House Life

With House Renewal, Students Move In and Cockroaches Move Out

According to Zachary M. Gingo ’98, Senior Director of Operations for the Building Operations group, cockroach sightings around the River Houses have been declining as Harvard has renovated older buildings.

Winthrop's Renovations
House Life

Winthrop Fixes Swipe Restrictions for Non-Residents

After Winthrop reopened for the school year, some non-residents found themselves unable to swipe into certain areas of the building where students live.

Currier House
College

Isolated Cases of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease Confirmed on Campus

The viral illness, usually contracted by infants and young children, can result in mouth sores and skin rashes.

Lowell Inn
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Lowell Inn

While Lowell House undergoes renovation, some house residents have been moved to temporary housing at Lowell Inn.

The Lowell Inn
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Lowell Resumes Afternoon Tea in Swing Housing

Though Lowell Tea has been a fixture of the House’s culture since it first opened in 1930, but, now, 77 years later, the tea is being hosted in a new space: the former Inn at Harvard.

Leverett House Deans
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Leverett House Deans

Leverett House Faculty Deans Howard M. Georgi ’68 and Ann B. Georgi stand for a photo in Leverett House Thursday. The Georgis announced Wednesday that they will be resigning from their positions in June 2018.

Leverett House Deans
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Leverett House Faculty Deans to Depart After 20 Years

Howard M. Georgi ’68 and Ann B. Georgi announced on Wednesday evening that they will resign from their position as Leverett House’s Faculty Deans in June after 20 years in the position.

Overflow Housing
House Life

DeWolfe to House 28 Freshmen

Twenty-eight freshmen will live in DeWolfe—a building not typically designated for first-year housing— this academic year after an unusually large number of freshmen enrolled into the class of 2021.

Open Forum on Race Relations
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Open Forum on Race Relations

Mather 1
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Mather 1

Harvard Square at night
College

Hey Professor: What Was Your Harvard Nightlife Like?

Ever wonder what your professors were like during their college years? What about the former Harvard undergrads? Were they Saturday night party-goers or Lamonsters? Bar-hopping or Widener stack-shopping? FM inquired into the social lives of a few professors during their years as Harvard undergrads.

Take Back the Night
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Take Back the Night

Peggy S. Mason ’82 says she saw Harvard’s need for the march, which could serve as a space for women and targets of sexual assault to find empowerment and support.

Adams House Exterior
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Adams House to be Renovated After Lowell

​Harvard is expected to renovate Adams House as the sixth installment in the more than $1 billion project to modernize and renovate the College’s upperclassmen Houses.

Beauty and the Beast
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Beauty and the Beast

A rose ice sculpture sits on the table at Adams House's Beauty and the Beast Formal Sunday night.