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Marching to Remember
College

Marching to Remember

Students march for Yom Hashoah, an annual remembrance of Jewish victims of the Holocaust. The march, which happened Thursday afternoon, was organized by Aaron Y. Grand ’18, the Jewish Life Chair of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity at Harvard College and was advertised primarily to students affiliated with the fraternity or Harvard Hillel.

Harvard-Yale Field
College

God of the Playing Field

For many of Harvard's athletes of faith, religion is a strong component of their identity both on and off the field. However, balancing that identity with the demands of a varsity sport is anything but easy.

Easter Mass
Religion

Easter Mass

People fill St. Paul Catholic Church for Mass on Easter Sunday.

Passover Seder
College

Passover Seder

Alpha Epsilon Pi brother Edgar J. Orozco ’16 smiles as he dips his finger in wine during a Passover seder in Hillel on Saturday evening. Over the weekend several student groups hosted seders, a traditional Jewish ritual to celebrate Passover.

AEPI Passover Seder
College

AEPI Passover Seder

From right, Alpha Epsilon Pi brothers Aaron E. Pelz ’16, Crimson editor Gregory A. Briker ’17, Ethan S. H. Fried ’16, and Jacob S. Goldberg ’16 celebrate Passover during a seder, a traditional Jewish ritual, in Hillel on Saturday evening.

H.E.M. Issoufou Mahamadou
On Campus

Photos of the Weekend (04/05/2015)

Religion

Taking Pause: Shabbat at Harvard

The fourth of the Ten Commandments tells its followers they should no do any work on the Sabbath day. “Work,” here, doesn’t just refer to your 9-to-5, but is rather understood to mean any act creates or exercises control over one’s surroundings. This places a number of restrictions upon the observer, which range from not using electricity to not writing, and even to not tying knots.

Religious Solidarity
Student Groups

Religious Solidarity

Activist Dorothy Zellner, featured here next to Rev. Willie Bodrick II, speaks about her role as a white, Jewish woman during the Civil Rights movement. Zellner was one of four panelists who participated in the event "Selma to Ferguson: Religious Tradition as Solidarity," held at Harvard Hillel on Wednesday night.

OCS at the UC
College

UC Passes Act of Solidarity in Light of UNC Shooting

The resolution stated that “the Council publicly expresses solidarity with the Islamic Community for this senseless tragedy, recognizing that their loss is one that the entire Harvard Community mourns.”

Peshawar Vigil
Student Groups

Today in Photos (12/16/2014)

Tasbih
On Campus

Tasbih

The Musullah offers a collection of tasbih, or Islamic prayer beads, for students to pray with.

HIS Musullah Library
On Campus

HIS Musullah Library

The HIS Musullah features a library stocked with religious texts.

Musullah Entrance
On Campus

Musullah Entrance

The entrance to the HIS Musullah, located in the basement of Canaday Hall E.

Game of Go
On Campus

Game of Go

Not just a prayer space for HIS members, the Musullah is also a place for students to spend their downtime.

Bookshelf of Qurans
On Campus

Bookshelf of Qurans

A bookshelf full of Qurans can be found on the shelf of the Musullah.

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