Student Life

Harvard Undocumented
College

Harvard, Undocumented

Since the launch of DACA in 2012, young immigrants at Harvard and beyond have become increasingly open about being undocumented.

College

New Dean of Students Hopes to Connect, ‘Get Out of the Way’

At a time when the College is escalating its involvement in student life, new Dean of Students Katherine G. O’Dair said social programming should largely be the domain of undergraduates—with administrative support.

Piano in the Plaza
On Campus

Piano in the Plaza

Nadine M. Khoury ’20 plays Chopin’s “Nocturne in F Minor” on the recently installed piano in the Science Center Plaza Tuesday afternoon. According to Khoury, the piano, which will remain in the plaza until Oct. 10, “[is] great because you’re putting music at the forefront of what people are thinking about."

College

Dining Halls Welcome Annual Flu Shot Clinics

As flu season nears, Harvard University Health Services along with HealthPals has begun offering flu shot clinics in the College's dining halls.

Portrait of an Artist: Lance Oppenheim
Student Life

Portrait of an Artist: Lance Oppenheim

College

33 Seniors Jockey for Class Marshal, Decline From Past Years

Thirty-three candidates jockeyed for positions on the Senior Class committee on Monday, employing campaign strategies that ranged from Facebook events and semi-personal emails to canvassing in dining halls.

Election 2016: The First Debate
College

Students Pack IOP, Houses to Watch Presidential Debate

​The Institute of Politics’ John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum was filled to capacity with students eager to watch Hillary R. Clinton and Donald J. Trump duke it out during Monday’s presidential debate.

Steph Burt: Out in Academia
Student Life

Faculty Offer Guidance on Being 'Out' in Academia

The panel comes in response to GSAS students’ calls for discussions about managing academic life while identifying as queer.

Barker Center Cafe
Student Life

Do You Like it Grilled?: Our Barker Cafe Ranking

​With the tragic closure of Greenhouse Cafe last spring, Harvard students are on the hunt for another venue where they can satiate their appetites in between classes. Because we’re just as desperate for a new place to waste our board plus, Flyby sampled the fare at the Barker Center cafe.

Harvard Art Museums Free Admission
Visual Arts

Harvard Art Museums Free Admission

Newton resident Olga Futer observes Alexei von Jawlensky’s “Head of a Woman” Saturday morning at the Harvard Art Museums. The museums offered free admission Saturday as part of the national Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day Live! event.

Senior Class Party
College

Senior Class Party

James M. Briggs ’17 guides Edyt J. Dickstein ’17 in a game of pool at the Senior Class Party in the Queen's Head Pub Saturday evening.

CollegeFest 2016
College

CollegeFest 2016

Students from various Boston area colleges have their photo taken with a Dunkin' Donuts mascot after receiving free coffee samples at CollegeFest 2016, a marketing event geared towards college students held annually at Fenway Park.

InSAAnity
College

InSAAnity

The Harvard South Asian Association board poses for a picture as they prepare to host InSAAnity in Lowell Grille Saturday evening.

[BLANK] Party
College

[BLANK] Party

Undergraduates attend the [BLANK] Party under the Science Center Tent Friday evening. [BLANK] Party was hosted by women’s groups at Harvard, with a focus on inclusion of students of all identities.

Harvard Art Museums Free Admission
Student Life

Museum Day Live! Attracts 1,000 to Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard Art Museums participated in the Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day Live! event on Saturday.