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"Mob at Mem Church," 1965
Memorial Church

"Mob at Mem Church," 1965

A photograph of Albert Maher '63-2 entreating a mob at Memorial Church appeared in The Crimson on February 13, 1965.

Harvard's South Asia Institute Co-sponsors Vigil
On Campus

Nepal Candlelight Vigil

Nepal Vigil
On Campus

Nepal Vigil

Over 40 participants gathered outside Memorial Church Thursday to memorialize victims of the recent earthquakes in Nepal. CORRECTION: A version of this caption incorrectly stated the date of the vigil. In fact, it was held on Thursday.

Vigil to Honor Lives Lost in Nepal
On Campus

Vigil to Honor Lives Lost in Nepal

"I'm here to honor the victims that have lost their lives, and I'm just here to support the community," said Esha Pillay, 24, a student at the Kennedy School. Over 40 participants gathered for a candlelight vigil cosponsored by the South Asia Institute and Students for Nepal.

Participants Gather at Nepal Candlelight Vigil
On Campus

Participants Gather at Nepal Candlelight Vigil

Participant Esha Pillay lights her candle at a candlelight vigil to honor victims of recent earthquakes in Nepal Thursday on the steps of Memorial Church. The vigil was cosponsored by Harvard's South Asia Institute as well as Students for Nepal, a group of students and professionals in the greater Boston area working to support Nepal's recovery.

 Nepal Candlelight Vigil
On Campus

Nepal Candlelight Vigil

"Let's keep this light spreading--not just for a couple of months, but until all the work that needs to happen there gets done," said Anuraj Jha, a student at the Kennedy School from Nepal. Over 40 Harvard participants gathered outside Memorial Church Thursday to memorialize victims of the recent earthquakes in Nepal. CORRECTION: A version of this caption incorrectly stated the date of the vigil. In fact, it was held on Thursday.

Vigil Memorializes Victims of Nepal's Earthquakes
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Vigil Memorializes Victims of Nepal's Earthquakes

Over 40 participants gathered outside Memorial Church Thursday to memorialize victims of the recent earthquakes in Nepal. CORRECTION: A version of this caption incorrectly stated the date of the event. In fact, it was held on Thursday.

Vigil for Nepal
On Campus

Vigil for Nepal

Over 40 participants gathered outside Memorial Church Thursday to memorialize victims of the recent earthquakes in Nepal.

Harvard's South Asia Institute Co-sponsors Vigil
On Campus

Harvard's South Asia Institute Co-sponsors Vigil

Participants hold a "Students for Nepal" banner at a candlelight vigil Thursday. The vigil was cosponsored by Students for Nepal, a Boston-based organization, as well as Harvard's South Asia Institute.

Su Mang at China Forum
Memorial Church

Su Mang at China Forum

Su Mang, President and CEO of Trends Media Group, speaks at the closing ceremony of the 2015 Harvard China Forum at Memorial Church on Sunday. The Forum served as an opportunity for prominent leaders to speak on China-related issues throughout the weekend.

Race

Documentarian Discusses Civil Rights Films With Faust

Stanley E. Nelson Jr. shared his motivations for becoming a filmmaker and discussed themes recurring throughout his movies at the 2015 Noble Lecture held at Memorial Church.

A Vigil for Kenya
Student Groups

A Vigil for Kenya

The Harvard African Students Association held a vigil at Memorial Church on Friday night after a shooting at Garissa University College in Kenya left more than 140 dead according to the New York TImes.

H.E.M. Issoufou Mahamadou
On Campus

Photos of the Weekend (04/05/2015)

..And Hope and History Run
Drew Faust

..And Hope and History Run

President Drew G. Faust looks on as Pusey Minister in Memorial Church Jonathan L. Walton speaks. On Friday morning, Faust gave a speech during the morning prayers service reflecting on the time when she skipped her midterms as a college freshman to attend the voting rights march at Selma.

..And Hope and History Run
Central Administration

Faust Travels to Selma for 50th Anniversary of March

“No victory is absolute; we have to keep our eyes on the prize to hold on—even to the Voting Rights Act [of 1965] itself, which is being threatened and eroded at the same time we are celebrating its passage,” Faust said Friday at Memorial Church.

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