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Winter is Coming: Snowmaggedon 2015

With forecasters predicting that the Boston area will be obliterated with up to 3 feet of snow this, starting now and lasting through early into Wednesday, administrators all over Massachusetts are preparing for the end of the world.

Through the Archway

Blizzard Interrupts Shopping Week

Although all of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences' Tuesday courses and sections will be canceled Tuesday in anticipation of a "potentially historic" blizzard, Friday's study card deadline will not be extended.

ReFRESHMENt's Talented Performers
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ReFRESHMENt's Talented Performers

Simone E.A. Abegunrin '18 and Aisha Bhoori '18 perform a spoken word piece during "ReFRESHMENt," an event for the Class of 2018 on Sunday evening in Sanders Theatre.

Dean Khurana Addresses the Class of 2018
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Dean Khurana Addresses the Class of 2018

Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana leads "ReFRESHMENt," an event for the Class of 2018 on Sunday evening in Sanders Theatre.

ReFRESHMENt's Talented Performers

Freshman Class Begins New Tradition of ‘ReFRESHMENt’

The presentation, which was was organized by the First-Year Social Committee, the Undergraduate Council, and the Freshman Dean’s Office, featured entertainment and speakers including Dean of College Rakesh Khurana.


Students Volunteer with Pre-Med Society’s Service Week

Participants will be volunteering at the Phillips Brooks House Association Mission Hill After-School Program on Tuesday and the Boston Living Center on Wednesday and Thursday this week.

Man of the Year

Chris Pratt Named Hasty Pudding’s 2015 Man of the Year

Pratt will be honored on Feb. 6 with a celebratory roast and “Pudding Pot” award presented by the Theatricals, a musical comedy troupe.


Analysis: Law School Probe’s End May Mean Closer Scrutiny for College

Now that the government’s investigation into Harvard Law School’s compliance with Title IX has concluded, its ongoing probe at the College may focus more specifically on the undergraduate school’s own handling of sexual harassment.

Smith Campus Center, Second Floor

Campus Center Plans Feature Student Offices, Network of Common Spaces

While officials have detailed plans to move several University offices to other locations to make room for the construction, the fate of several restaurants currently housed in the building still remains unclear.

New Year's Goals
Student Life

A Practical To-Do List Before 2014 Ends

Unless you’re spending your time vacationing in a foreign country or volunteering in an NGO, here are some of things to do if you want to squeeze in some productivity before the year ends:

Student Life

Students Receive Another Email from Account Linked to Death Threats

The email, received by more than 100 students Thursday morning, appeared to apologize for the death threat email sent earlier this fall.

 Town Hall HUHS Meeting

College Solicits Student Input on Stillman Closure

Dean of Student Life Stephen Lassonde has convened a group of students and House administrators to discuss the upcoming closure of Stillman Infirmary and work with Harvard University Health Services administrators on the change.

Compost Bin
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Compost Bin

A compost bin sits on the floor of a freshman dorm room Friday night. These compost bins were placed in freshman dorm rooms to encourage composting and sustainability.

Compost Bin

Compostable Waste in Freshman Trash Bins Decreases

The Office for Sustainability's website attributes the reduction to the introduction of compost bins in all freshman dorm rooms three months ago.

Ultimate Frisbee Endowment

Ultimate Frisbee Club Establishes Endowment

Club representatives declined to reveal dollar figures, but they indicated that the endowment is large enough to waive all freshman membership fees for the fall season.

Black Lives Matter Protester

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"

The Top 10 Stories of 2014