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Divest Harvard Ends 'Heat Week' Protests

Environmental activist group Divest Harvard ended its six-day blockade of Massachusetts Hall on Friday after protesters delivered a petition demanding that Harvard divest its $35.9 billion endowment from fossil fuels to Loeb House, an administrative building.

Working Hard
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Working Hard

Students soak in rays outside of Holworthy dorm in Harvard Yard on Thursday afternoon.

Orange Waves
On Campus

Orange Waves

While other protesters lined up along the perimeter of University Hall, a student hangs up messages supporting the Divest movement written on orange sheets of paper. In the background, pictures of oil company logos are taped on the statue of John Harvard.

Working Hard
College

Photos of the Day (04/16/2015)

Divest at University Hall
On Campus

Divest at University Hall

Divest protestors line up around University Hall on Thursday afternoon as part of Harvard Heat Week.

Statue
On Campus

Statue

After covering the John Harvard statue with emblems of fossil fuel companies, Divest protesters line up around University Hall to urge Harvard to divest.

Divest Harvard Continues Protests on Thursday
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Divest Harvard Continues Protests on Thursday

On Campus

Elie Wiesel’s “The Choice” Premieres at Sanders Theatre

The Crimson speaks to director Guila Clara Kessous about the inspiration behind Elie Wiesel's play "The Choice," which made its world premiere in Sanders Theatre on Sunday.

Kirkland Faculty Dinner
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Kirkland Faculty Dinner

Students and faculty eat during Kirkland House's annual spring faculty dinner on Wednesday evening. The dinner served as an opportunity for Kirkland residents to have closer contact with faculty members.

Divest Harvard Enters Emerson Hall
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Divest Harvard Enters Emerson Hall

Chloe S. Maxmin '15 leads a group of Divest Harvard protesters into Emerson Hall in an attempt to confront University President Drew G. Faust, who attended an event in the building.

Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary
Crime

Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary

Wednesday was the two-year anniversary of the beginning of the Boston Marathon bombings. In this file photo, a woman writes on the "Boston Strong" wall placed in the Science Center Plaza in April 2013. The wall was intended to provide a space for Harvard affiliates to write notes to those affected by the Marathon Bombings, and to give thanks.

Police Fence
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Police Fence

Harvard University Police reinforce a metal fence outside of Emerson Hall to ensure that University President Drew G. Faust could enter while Divest Harvard protesters attempted to confront her on Wednesday afternoon. The protesters have blockaded Massachusetts Hall since Sunday demanding the University divest from fossil fuels.

A Quick Entrance
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A Quick Entrance

University President Drew G. Faust enters Emerson Hall, where members of the student activist group Divest Harvard attempted to confront her before she introduced a lecture on Wednesday afternoon. Security personnel had placed guard rails between Loeb House and the lecture hall.

Students' Thoughts on Divest Harvard Protests
On Campus

Students' Thoughts on Divest Harvard Protests

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office
College

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States
College

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard