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Alone
Crime

Alone

This 7 by 9 foot area in the Science Center Plaza designates the allocation of space given to those in solitary confinement in many penitentiaries. The space served as the site of a 23 hour long vigil between Tuesday and Wednesday in protest of current justice system policies.

Alone
College

Students Hold Vigil To Protest Solitary Confinement

For over 22 hours, students took shifts sitting beside a seven-by-nine-foot box, which represented a prison cell, as part of a vigil for prisoners held in solitary confinement.

DoubleTree Hotel Rally
Protests

DoubleTree Hotel Rally

Doubletree Hotel workers converse with students about their daily work schedules as both students and workers rally to unionize on Friday afternoon in the Science Center Plaza.

DoubleTree Hotel Rally
Protests

DoubleTree Hotel Rally

Doubletree Hotel workers converse with students about their daily work schedules as both students and workers rally to unionize on Friday afternoon in the Science Center Plaza.

SLAM TFA Protest
Labor

TFA Co-CEO Responds to SLAM Protesters, Defends Program

Teach For America co-CEO Matthew Kramer ’98 defended his organization on Wednesday in an interview with The Crimson.

Solidarity
On Campus

Solidarity

Heather L. Pickerell '15, a Crimson editor, answers questions from WCVB news on Wednesday in the Science Center Plaza. Pickerell organized a gathering of Harvard students in solidarity with the current pro-democracy and pro-freedom movement of speech advocates in Hong Kong.

Boston Strong for Hong Kong
On Campus

Boston Strong for Hong Kong

Jared Fries, a Harvard Graduate School of Education student, advocates for peace in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Fries was one of many students who gathered in the Science Center Plaza to show their support for the ongoing freedom movement.

Support
On Campus

Today in Photos (10/02/2014)

Support
On Campus

Support

Dora, a former Harvard Summer School Student, shows support for Hong Kong freedom advocates that have experienced violence and repression in the past week. The group of students that came together braved the rain and passed out yellow ribbons as a symbol of their support on Wednesday in the Science Center Plaza.

Divest Harvard Assembles
Scrutiny

Arrested Divestment

Other higher education institutions, notably Stanford, are finding their stakes in fossil fuels increasingly unconscionable, but Harvard itself has made no intentions to divest. Still, the protests continue.

Benjamin and Alli
Scrutiny

Benjamin and Alli

Benjamin Franta, a Harvard Graduate School student, and Alli J. Welton ‘15 discuss the carbon budget and fossil fuel reserves at their rally in Harvard Yard on March 11, 2014.

2013 Divestment Rally
Scrutiny

2013 Divestment Rally

Students assemble outside Massachusetts Hall during the Harvard Divest Rally on April 11, 2013.

'Our Andromeda'
College

Today in Photos (9/30/2014)

Labor

Students Make Beds in Support of DoubleTree Workers

Several employees of the Boston-Cambridge DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel and members of the Student Labor Action Movement set up a bed-making demonstration in the Science Center Plaza Monday afternoon, continuing their year-and-a-half long efforts to support worker unionization.

Protest for Palestine
Religion

Students Host 'Dead-In' To Commemorate Gaza Victims

The Palestine Solidarity Committee staged a "dead-in" on Monday to raise awareness of the 2,100 people who were killed in Gaza this summer.

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