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Stillman After Hours
College

Stillman Infirmary Closed, Renovation Plans Await Approval

A planned renovation of the 24-hour inpatient care space to expand mental health resources is still pending approval from the state public health department.

The UC Votes Yes
College

The 'Yes' Voting Body

With its tendency to approve legislation, the Undergraduate Council may be straying away from taking more meaningful stances on campus issues.

Inside Out: Mental Health Panel
Mental Health

Inside Out: Mental Health Panel

Jafet Arrieta, a physician who researches mental health care in Latin America, Julie Lee, an administrative fellow at the Bureau of Study Counsel, and Reginald Fils-Aime, a Haitian physician, were among the panelists featured during a Tuesday afternoon panel that discussed mental health resources in poor settings as part of Inside Out, a series of events on mental health awareness held this week.

Khurana Tacos
Student Groups

Photos of the Day (05/06/15)

Pledging Smiles
On Campus

Pledging Smiles

Members of the Student Mental Health Liaisons handed out free t-shirts and Italian ice in exchange for signing a pledge to, among other things, “be an advocate for mental health on our campus.” The students were stationed on the Science Center Plaza for much of Thursday.

Take Back the Night, Through the Yard
College

'Take Back the Night' Supports Abuse Survivors

“We want people to know that they are cared for and are not alone,” said Alyssa R. Leader ’15, a member of Response Peer Counseling.

BSC Open Forum
Student Life

Despite Student Concerns, College Says BSC Move Will Not Affect Privacy

Administrators say they will not use information gathered from students’ meetings with Bureau of Study Counsel counselors for disciplinary purposes.

McKibben on Divestment
College

Photos of the Weekend (04/12/2015)

Questions on Counseling
College

Questions on Counseling

Lauren N. Reisig ’16 listens during an open forum about administrative changes at the Bureau of Study Counsel. Reisig voiced concerns about whether students with mental health concerns will need to attend University Health Services instead of the BSC. She said that she worries that students may not feel as comfortable going to UHS. UHS Director Dr. Paul J. Barreira responded by saying that the best way to deal with stigma regarding mental health is to attempt to change the perception of it.

BSC Open Forum
College

BSC Open Forum

Dean of Undergraduate Education Jay M. Harris discusses new changes to the Bureau of Study Counsel at an open forum on Wednesday.

BSC Open Forum
College

BSC Open Forum

Director of University Health Services Paul J. Barreira discusses new changes to the Bureau of Study Counsel at an open forum on Wednesday.

Questions on Counseling
College

Students Voice Privacy Concerns in Advance of BSC's Move

Several students who attended a town hall discussion raised concerns about student privacy in advance of the Bureau of Study Counsel’s move back to the purview of Harvard College.

Graduate Student Council Election
College

Photos of the Day (04/08/2015)

New Oversight for BSC
College

New Oversight for BSC

The Bureau of Study Counsel, located on 5 Linden Street, has been a home to study services for students and will be making an oversight change from University Health Services to Harvard College.

Bureau of Study Counsel
College

Bureau of Study Counsel To Move Under College's Purview

Under the umbrella of Harvard University Health Services for the past 11 years, the Bureau of Study Counsel has created organizational difficulties for College administrators.

Sorry, Dorothy
Highlight

Sorry, Dorothy

Skipping Stones
Highlight

Skipping Stones

Katie Ledecky in Kazan
Highlight

The Fan in Kazan

Santa Lucía
Highlight

Trading Seasons: Spending Summer Break in a Chile Winter