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With Faust, Conan Discusses Liberal Arts, Comedy Career

During an afternoon advertised as a “wide-ranging conversation about arts and education,” Faust asked O’Brien what the humanities had done for his career, and the late-night legend responded in turn—but not without sarcasm.

College

Undergraduates Elect 10 New UC Representatives

In total, 447 students voted in competitive elections, which took place from Feb. 9 to Feb. 12.

Adams Dining Hall Returns to Normal
College

Adams Dining Hall Returns to Normal

A student places a glass onto the dish return in Adams's dining hall. After a broken pipe interfered with the dining hall’s disher washers, Adams residents were left using plastic cutlery for several days this week.

Student Groups

Datamatch Attracts Students with Jokes, Free Food, and (Maybe) a Little Something Else

​Having missed the start to cuffing season and looking for alternatives to Tinder, 3,300 of Harvard’s lovelorn students are taking their quest for a Valentine digital this year and enrolling in Datamatch.

Student Groups

Students Aim to Reduce Meat Consumption During ‘Veguary’

In an effort to encourage students to eat less red meat this February, Harvard’s Environmental Action Committee is bringing a national campaign called the Veguary Challenge to Harvard’s dining halls.

In Preparation
House Life

Mather House Grants Lassonde ‘Rampant Lion’ Award

​In light of his recent departure from the Office of Student Life, Mather House Masters have awarded former Dean of Student Life Stephen Lassonde the “Rampant Lion Award”—an award which they created for Lassonde—to commemorate his commitment to House life.

Shaiba and Danny
Undergraduate Council

UC Mandates Sexual Assault Training for Some Clubs

​Student organizations requesting high levels of Undergraduate Council funding will be required to send executive board members to sexual assault prevention training under a new ordinance passed by the UC’s Finance Committee.

Musician and Activist
Student Groups

Korean Activist Discusses Music as a Means of Unification

​South Korean activist and musician Hyung Joon Won discussed his efforts to promote the reunification of North Korea and South Korea through classical music on Wednesday evening as part of the Conversations with Kirkland speaker series.

Adams Dining Hall Returns to Normal
House Life

Adams Dish Room Reopens Following Odor, Repairs

​The pungent odor that had greeted students in Adams House dining hall since late last week was eradicated Tuesday following a sequence of repairs over the weekend.

Lowell Construction
College

Lowell Construction

Construction on Lowell is set to begin June 2017 and continue through August 2019.

David Friedrich
College

Students Give Mixed Reviews to Revised Travel Grant Program

With last school year’s increase of $30,000 in funding for domestic student group travel, some club leaders say that travel grant funding levels are still insufficient, while others praise the increased focus on safety.

Fencing Beanpot
Student Life

Fencing Beanpot

Shawn A. Wallace ’19 scores in the closing epee match against Brandeis on Wednesday. The women’s fencing team beat Brandeis 21-6, with a 7-2 record in the epee division.

College

Students Create Anonymous App to Foster Campus Discussion

On the heels of a semester filled with rigorous debate over divisive campus issues, two undergraduates recently released an app with the goal of creating a virtual and open space for discussion.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper
Student Life

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Students form a line at Memorial Church's annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Tuesday night. The church served breakfast food and provided live music to the community.

Shrove Tuesday
Student Life

Shrove Tuesday

Ann M. Lawson cooks pancakes for the Shrove Tuesday supper at Memorial Church Tuesday night. The church served breakfast food and provided live music to the community.

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes