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'Pink Triangles Show Solidarity'
House Life

'Pink Triangles Show Solidarity'

In solidarity with the BGLT students, many students hung pink triangles outside of their windows following the Mather incident.

BGLSA 'Eat-In"
Student Groups

BGLSA 'Eat-In"

The Bisexual, Gay, and Lesbian Students Association holds an “eat in” at the Kirkland dining hall where several days before, slurs were allegedly hurled at two students tabling for Bisexual, Gay, and Lesbian Awareness Days.

Nerd Yoga
Student Groups

Nerd Yoga

Paul M. Widerman '83 helped Jeremy A. Kahn '90-'91 practice a head-stand during a lecture on yoga sponsored by Harvard's Society of Nerds and Geeks.

Society of Nerds and Geeks
College

Society of Nerds and Geeks

Jeremy A. Kahn '90-'91 introduces himself at the opening meeting of the Society of Nerds and Geeks.

Crime

Undergrads Report Attempted Robbery at Radcliffe

The victims fled without injury or relinquishing their property.

Pumping Water
Student Life

Pumping Water

A custodial van pumps water out of Thayer Hall, which flooded today after a wastebasket fire on the fifth floor. Students were evacuated from the building, which complicated move out plans.

Police Guard Thayer
Student Life

Police Guard Thayer

Police blocked off and guarded Thayer Hall until the building was inspected after a fire around 9:30am on the fifth floor.

Police Guard Thayer
College

Thayer Evacuated After Wastebasket Fire

“The smoke tripped the water abatement system, which released water that then flooded the building from the 5th floor down to the basement,” Dean of Student Life Stephen Lassonde wrote. “Yard Ops is cleaning all the water out and will get the electrical inspectors to go in afterward to declare the building safe for students to re-enter.”

Leverett Senior Dinner
College

Leverett Senior Dinner

Students gathered for the Leverett House Senior Dinner on Thursday.

Former FOP-mates at Senior Dinner
College

Former FOP-mates at Senior Dinner

Kelsey S. McKenna '15, right, and inactive Crimson editor Hannah M. Borowsky '15 share a laugh during the Leverett House Senior Dinner on Thursday. The blockmates, who were in the same Freshman Outdoor Program group, met when Orowsky let McKenna store her wallet in her purse. They have been friends ever since.

Constanza M. Vidal Bustamante
College

Constanza M. Vidal Bustamante

Constanza M. Vidal Bustamante ’16 is a former President of the Harvard UWC Club.

Avik Chatterjee
College

Dunster Students Push for Tutor’s Return

At least 160 students have signed a petition for the reinstatement of Dunster resident tutor Avik Chatterjee amid concerns over BGLTQ support in the house.

Constanza M. Vidal Bustamante
College

International UWC Schools Provide a Unifying Experience

Graduates of United World Colleges, a group of 14 boarding schools across five continents, credit their international education with providing a formative experience for college.

College

Yield Remains Steady at 81 Percent for Class of 2019

About 81 percent of students admitted to the Class of 2019 plan to matriculate, which is about even with the rates of the past two years.

Signs of Summer
House Life

Signs of Summer

A wrapped pallet of students’ boxes waits outside Leverett House for storage on Tuesday afternoon. After the McKinlock Hall renovation, house storage was eliminated, thereby forcing students to find alternative means of storage for the summer.

On Campus

The Geography of Harvard Athletics

University Hall
Features

Among Harvard’s Faculty, ‘Women Are Still Pioneers’

Faculty Contributions Feature
Features

Harvard Faculty Donate to Democrats by Wide Margin

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize