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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.
Students soak in rays outside of Holworthy dorm in Harvard Yard on Thursday afternoon.
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.
Divest protestors line up around University Hall on Thursday afternoon as part of Harvard Heat Week.
After covering the John Harvard statue with emblems of fossil fuel companies, Divest protesters line up around University Hall to urge Harvard to divest.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.