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Crimson Dance Team at Arts First
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Crimson Dance Team at Arts First

The Harvard Crimson Dance Team performs at the weekend-long Harvard Arts First Festival in the Science Center Plaza. This year marked the 24th year of the annual festival.

Satire V and On Harvard Time protest the Undergraduate Council
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UC Begins Debate Over Student Organization Comp Processes

The Undergraduate Council considered legislation Sunday to gather data from the Office of Student Life about the requirements students must complete in order to join organizations.

Harvard Wears Denim Campaign
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Harvard Wears Denim Campaign

Students speak with Harvard Wears Denim campaign organizers at a station in the Science Center Plaza on Wednesday. The campaign, meant to raise awareness about sexual assault, asked supporters to wear denim that day in memorial of a 1998 Italian Supreme Court decision in which a rape conviction was overturned because the victim had been wearing jeans allegedly too tight to remove without her consent.

IOP Survey Spring 2016 Graphic
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Millennials Prefer Democrats Keep the White House, IOP Poll Finds

Millennials prefer a Democrat win this year's presidential election by an almost 30 percent margin, according to the Institute of Politics' Public Opinion Project spring poll.

Fly Club
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Fly Calls for Khurana to Step Back from Final Club Discourse

The Fly Club publicly called for an end to Khurana’s involvement in negotiations with the unrecognized, historically single-gender organizations.

UC Meeting
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Debate Over UC Initiatives Raises Concerns About Funding Practices

The Undergraduate Council voted to allocate more than $8,000 to various initiatives during its general meeting Monday, although some votes prompted concerns that the UC was publicizing and funding events before formal approval.

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UC Finance Committee Increases Food Funding Allocation

Events on campus may offer more food from now on, thanks to a new Undergraduate Council policy.

“Blank Makes Me Happy” Wall
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“Blank Makes Me Happy” Wall

Students write what makes them happy during the Harvard Happiness Project study break Wednesday evening in Ticknor Lounge.

Shakespeare: His Collected Works
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Houghton Library Exhibit Brings Shakespeare to the Yard

The Houghton Library exhibit “Shakespeare: His Collected Works,” which features a wide array of collections about the playwright from Harvard and around the world, will come to and end this month.

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Student Group Pushes for Formal Asian American Studies Program

A new student group advocating for the expansion of Asian American studies at Harvard received recognition as an official organization by the Office of Student Life on Monday, allowing them to fundraise for a possible tenured faculty position in the field.

Carrie Fisher Accepts Humanist Award
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Carrie Fisher Accepts Humanist Award

Writer and Star Wars Actress Carrie Fisher accepts the Humanist Hub’s Lifetime Achievement award as part of a ceremony held in Memorial Church Monday evening.

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Humanists Honor Star Wars Actress Carrie Fisher

Storm Troopers, Wookies, and Star Wars fans gathered to watch actress Carrie Fisher receive the Humanist Hub's Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism on Monday.

“The Donkey Show”
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State of the A.R.T.

The American Repertory Theater has been the home to professional theater around Harvard's campus since its founding in 1980. The entrance of the Theater, Dance, and Media concentration onto the Harvard stage, however, demands an examination of Harvard’s relationship to the A.R.T. and to the Boston theater community as a whole.

P.C.
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Global Media Jumps on Porcellian Club Controversy

​When a leader from Harvard’s most reclusive final club spoke out publicly for the first time in decades, reporters across the globe jumped on the story.

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Campus Assassins Game Targets Malaria

Across the College, 400 students have signed up to play Assassins—a live action game in which players receive human targets and attempt to eliminate them—with a particular focus on malaria prevention and awareness.