House Life

Harvard v. Yale Housing
House Life

College Committee Studying Housing System Will Make Recommendations to Khurana

​A subcommittee considering whether to eliminate the current blocking process will share recommendations with Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana as soon as April.

Something Rotten In The House of Cabot
House Life

Burst Sewer Pipe Closes Cabot Dining Hall

​Cabot House’s dining hall closed Wednesday afternoon and evening after a sewage pipe in a nearby bathroom broke Tuesday night, producing an odor that many Cabot students called foul.

Harvard v. Yale Housing
College

College Subcommittee Considers Mimicking Housing at Yale

A College subcommittee is soliciting feedback on a proposal to replace Harvard’s current housing model with one more similar to Yale’s.

Super Bowl Celebrations
House Life

Super Bowl Celebrations

Quincy Faculty Dean Deborah J. Gehrke sprays champagne on students in the Quincy Courtyard on Sunday night in celebration of the New England Patriot’s Super Bowl LI overtime upset.

Super Bowl Watch Party
House Life

Students Cheer on as Patriots Take Historic Super Bowl Win

Some students put problem sets and readings aside for the evening and gathered at House Committee parties to watch the game.

Dunster House
College

Winthrop, Dunster, Dudley Begin Searches for New Resident Deans

Two upperclassmen residential Houses—Dunster and Winthrop—as well as the non-residential Dudley House are searching for new resident deans this spring.

Bathroom Sign
House Life

Dude, That's Rude: Communal Bathrooms

The phrase that strikes fear in the hearts of every pre-frosh, and still inspires a healthy amount of fear in any cleanly college student: communal bathrooms. Don't be rude.

Bathroom Sign
House Life

Bathroom Sign

There was so much personal trash in my floor’s bathroom that they gave us a smaller trashcan as punishment. Don’t let this happen to you.

Winthrop In Progress
College

Winthrop House Renovation Will Be Completed By August

Renovations to Winthrop House—including the five-story Beren Hall addition—will be completed ahead of schedule, enabling all residents to move back to the House in August 2017.

Dining Hall Dancing
College

Dining Hall Dancing

Olga Kinnard, a coach for the Harvard Ballroom Dance Team, teaches students during a free Wintersession dance lesson hosted by Harvard Ballroom in the Adams Dining Hall Wednesday night.

Dining Hall Dancing
College

Photos of the Day 1.18.17

Fire in Cambridge
College

Photos of the Weekend 12.04.16

College

Mather Faculty Deans to Retire in June

​Mather House Faculty Deans Christie McDonald and Michael D. Rosengarten announced Friday morning that they will resign their positions in June 2017.

Craft Time
College

Houses Join Forces to Plan Winter Formals

Nine of Harvard’s 12 undergraduate residential Houses are planning winter formal dances this weekend, and most are teaming up to throw bigger bashes in Boston.

Thanksgiving Dinner on Campus
On Campus

Thanksgiving Dinner on Campus

Students on campus for Thanksgiving break gather for a Thanksgiving dinner Thursday night in Quincy dining hall, the only dining hall open that day. The dinner prepared by HUDS featured turkey, ham, cranberry stuffing, and other traditional Thanksgiving food.