Representatives from NASA, Space Systems Loral, and SpaceX discussed the future of laws governing outer space during a panel at the Law School Wednesday.
It may only be the fourth day of Sukkot—a Jewish holiday that celebrates the fall harvest—but it is the 16th day of the Harvard University Dining Services workers’ strike, which presents Harvard Hillel with unique challenges.
With Election Day less than three weeks away, students both laughed and gasped while watching Democratic presidential nominee Hillary R. Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump go head to head in the final presidential debate Wednesday night.
In a spirited but civil meeting, administrators fielded 90 minutes of questions and comments, most of them critical, on the College’s new policy.
Cantabrigian Pua Higginson, right, and Cambridge Rindge and Latin student Caroline Daley, left, perform a traditional Tahitian dance in Harvard Yard at the celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday afternoon. As Harvard University recognizes the holiday as Columbus Day, the culture group Native Americans at Harvard hosted the event to praise native culture and advocate for the university to accept the new title.
Damon J. Clark '17 speaks at the Indigenous Peoples' Day event Monday afternoon, hosted by the Native Americans at Harvard College student group. The event's purpose was to celebrate Indigenous cultures as well as to encourage supporters to sign a petition urging the University to acknowledge Indigenous Peoples' Day.
"This dance is a prayer," said Tosa Gladys Two Heart, a member of the Oglala Lakota tribe and student at Bentley University, before performing at the Indigenous Peoples' Day event Monday. She explained that the dance was traditionally performed as an offering of prayer before relatives would go hunting or into battle.