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Gregory Davis, a tutor in Dunster House, introduces himself as students look on at the Tower Relighting on Tuesday evening.
The Dunster House Tower is relit at the House's Tower Relighting ceremony on Tuesday. According to House Master Roger B. Porter, the tower has not been lit for the past fifteen months due to renewal.
Dunster House resident tutors Jordan and Katie Anderson introduce themselves at the Tower Relighting on Tuesday evening.
Students look on as Dunster House staff introduce themselves at the House's Tower Relighting on Tuesday.
Construction workers who renewed Dunster House left a thank-you note in the House entryway on Tuesday.
The Dunster House gate sits in front of the newly renovated house on Tuesday evening. The phrase "Mini Parta Tueri" translates to "I will fight for what is mine."
Carlos E. Díaz Rosillo, the Dunster House dean, addresses House residents at the House's tower relighting event on Tuesday.
Mather House sophomores were placed into small groups meant to connect them with peers outside their blocking and existing friend groups.
Dunster is third in the line of College House renovations—a more than $1 billion project, largely funded by Harvard’s ongoing $6.5 billion capital campaign.
Jordan Mann '15 hugs Kirkland Co-Housemaster Verena A. Conley before entering Memorial Church preceding the Commencement Exercises on May 28.
In solidarity with the BGLT students, many students hung pink triangles outside of their windows following the Mather incident.
In the fall of 1964, about 140 Harvard students made the switch to off-campus housing, with many of them making the choice “out of the College’s convenience” to spare much-needed space in the House system. Meanwhile, at Radcliffe, 32 students did the same.
Harvard house courtyard, 1965 From Crimson "Crimson Guide to Harvard Houses" March 27, 1965
“The smoke tripped the water abatement system, which released water that then flooded the building from the 5th floor down to the basement,” Dean of Student Life Stephen Lassonde wrote. “Yard Ops is cleaning all the water out and will get the electrical inspectors to go in afterward to declare the building safe for students to re-enter.”