Kirkland

Kirkland Jedi
Student Life

Kirkland Jedi

Michael C. Rose ’17 dressed as a jedi for Housing Day. Students in Kirkland, famous for their house spirit, staked out the John Harvard statue in the middle of the night, according to Rose.

From Wigg to Kirkland
College

From Wigg to Kirkland

Members of Kirkland House enter Wigglesworth Hall to announce housing decisions to expectant freshmen.

John Kirkland?
House Life

John Kirkland?

Kirkland students climbed the John Harvard Statue and donned it in their flag, much to the chagrin of other Houses.

All Sorted Out
College

All Sorted Out

Having received their housing assignments, freshmen flooded Annenberg Hall both to celebrate and bemoan their results.

Junot Diaz Kirkland
Kirkland

Junot Diaz Kirkland

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and MIT professor Junot Diaz speaks at Kirkland House on Saturday, March 7.

Kirkland Up In Arms

Kirkland

<p>You’ve probably heard talk about the incestuous parties that take place in Kirkland House around the holidays, but have you ever stopped to think how a community could get close enough to condone such a thing? Part of the reason might be that Kirkland is rich with spirit and tradition, creating some of the biggest connections inside of one of the smallest Houses. </p>

Lucy Liu at Kirkland
College

Lucy Liu at Kirkland

Lucy Liu speaks during a tribute held in her honor at Kirkland Junior Common Room on Saturday morning. Liu was named the 2016 Artist of the Year award from the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations at the annual Cultural Rhythms show later in the day.

Year in Photos: Housing Day
College

House Life Survey Part II: Advising and Facilities

Results of a recent Crimson survey indicate that most students are generally satisfied with House resources, although they may not be involved with their residences day-to-day.

Kirkland Lights
Student Life

Kirkland Lights

Students circle the holiday tree in the courtyard of Kirkland House on Monday evening. Members of Kirkland’s House Committee set up the tree earlier that afternoon, according to HoCo member Melissa Balding ’17.

Deck The Dining Halls
Student Life

Deck The Dining Halls

Students decorate the dining hall of Kirkland House with wreaths and lights on Monday evening.

David Black
Books

David Black

David Black reads from his new novel, Fast Shuffle, for an intimate audience in Kirkland Monday evening. He is an award-winning journalist, novelist, screenwriter, and producer.

David Black
College

Author David Black Discusses Latest Work in Kirkland

“It’s my version of ‘Don Quixote’ about a man today who think he’s a 1940s detective,” Black said as he introduced the book. “He sees the mystery in everything.”

A Change in the MAC Quad
Winthrop

A Change in the MAC Quad

Despite some student objections, a portion of the MAC quad will be paved over to make way for an expanded parking lot.

Fire Watch
On Campus

Fire Watch

Students from Eliot and Kirkland Houses watch as the Cambridge Fire Department responds to a fire Monday evening.

Kitchen Heat
On Campus

Kitchen Heat

A Harvard University Police Department officer stands in front of Eliot House as the Cambridge Fire Department responds to an electrical fire on Monday evening.