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His solemnity was, perhaps, to be expected, given the recent surge in student-led protests at universities like Yale and the University of Missouri regarding issues of institutional racism and what protesters contend are hostile academic environments.
Undergraduate Council vice presidential candidate Daniel V. Banks ’17 answers a question during the UC Debates held at the Institute of Politics on Tuesday evening. Banks, and his running mate Shaiba Rather ’17 are campaigning on a platform of making Harvard more inclusive and accessible to the entire student body.
Undergraduate Council presidential candidate Nick E. Gajdzik ’16-’17 answers a question during the UC Debates held at the Institute of Politics on Tuesday evening. Gajdzik and his running mate Jeffrey M. Ott ’16-’17 are outsider candidates who have never served on the UC and compete on the varsity wrestling team.
Undergraduate Council presidential candidate William A. Greenlaw ’17 answers a question during the UC Debates held at the Institute of Politics on Tuesday evening. Greenlaw and his running mate William F. Morris IV ’17 are campaigning on a platform emphasizing access to student mental health resources.
Undergraduate Council candidates debated at the Institute of Politics on Tuesday evening.
Disputing the fundamental ethics of federal funding for abortion, student group representatives squared off in what most spectators described as a notably civil debate hosted by the Harvard Political Union on Monday.
The event saw an increase in scope from its inaugural year, with more student applicants and 10 additional participating groups.
Ta-Nehisi Coates speaks about the hardships of being black in the U.S. Coates was invited to speak at the IOP on Wednesday evening.
Cornell Belcher is the president of brilliant corners Research & Strategies, having previously served as Pollster for the Democratic National Committee under Howard Dean and on the polling team for Obama’s 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns. Fifteen Minutes sat down with him to discuss the 2016 election, the future of polling, and more.
Ta-Nehisi Coates, a national correspondent for The Atlantic, discussed African American heritage and contemporary race issues at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on Wednesday.
"I've had the background I've had...and that has had a hand in shaping what I think of the document," said Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Stephen G. Breyer in response to a question from the audience about the changing experiences of newer Supreme Court justices. "So have the others."
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen G. Breyer gave his remarks at a John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum event at the Institute of Politics Friday afternoon.
Gary Younge, 2015 David Nyhan Prize Winner for Political Journalism, speaks about the role of journalism to a crowd assembled at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on Thursday evening.