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Smith Campus Center Renovations
UHS

Smith Center Renovations Displace Harvard Offices

​With construction on the Smith Campus Center set to ramp up later this year, Harvard administrative offices and businesses displaced by the renovations have recently moved to new temporary locations.

CrimsonEMS
College

The Student First Responders

While many students may not recognize that some of their peers are acting EMTs, CrimsonEMS looks after nearly every facet of social life on Harvard’s campus.

Body Talk
College

Body Talk

While discussions about mental health often occur at Harvard today, many students say issues around body image and eating disorders remain in the shadows. Those affected suffer, for the most part, quietly and unsure of whom to turn to for help.

Martha Coakley on Mental Health
College

Students Talk Campus Mental Health Stigma With Coakley

​In a discussion about mental health with former Massachusetts Attorney General Martha M. Coakley, College students called on Harvard and student groups to address institutional problems and stigma surrounding mental health on campus.

Students Receive Flu Shots
College

As Flu Season Begins, Health Services Administers Vaccinations

Upcoming dining hall locations where College students can get vaccinated include Mather House, on Oct. 22, and Leverett House, on Nov. 4.

Free Chair Massages
College

Free Chair Massages

Sharon Woodbine gives Terilyn S. Chen ‘16 a free chair massage at the Science Center Plaza on Wednesday afternoon. This event was sponsored by Harvard University Health Services Center for Wellness.

THE HARVARD CONDITION
College

The Harvard Condition

While nearly all Harvard students have found themselves reeling under pressure at one time or another, the manifestations of mental distress vary in severity. For some students, this sense of helplessness leads to a discrepancy between how they present themselves and how they really feel, a divide often widest for those who arrive on campus with a history of mental health struggles.

Stillman After Hours
College

Health Services Sees Decrease in Alcohol Treatment After Hours

Harvard University Health Services treated 14 students for alcohol-related reasons during after-hours in the first three weeks of school.

Stillman After Hours
College

Stillman Closed, Health Services Will Open Renovated Space

Renovated facilities will take place of Stillman Infirmary's 10 overnight beds, which controversially closed in June.

Stillman After Hours
Student Life

Health Services Adjusts Protocols for Intoxicated Patients

University Health Services must now only deem students “clinically sober” to release them from after hours urgent care.

Intuitive Eating
College

Health Services Dietitian Advocates for Intuitive Eating

“Intuitive eating is about having a healthy relationship with food and your body,” said Michelle P. Gallant, a clinical dietitian at Harvard University Health Services.

Stillman After Hours
College

Stillman Infirmary Closed, Renovation Plans Await Approval

A planned renovation of the 24-hour inpatient care space to expand mental health resources is still pending approval from the state public health department.

The UC Votes Yes
College

The 'Yes' Voting Body

With its tendency to approve legislation, the Undergraduate Council may be straying away from taking more meaningful stances on campus issues.

College

UC Requests Administrators' Reviews of BSC Decision

The Undergraduate Council voted to request reviews from administrators about the recent decision to change the body overseeing the Bureau of Study Counsel from University Health Services to the College at its last general meeting of the semester on Sunday.

Dr. Paul J. Barreira
Undergraduate Council

Dr. Paul J. Barreira

UHS Director Dr. Paul J. Barreira speaks to the Undergraduate Council on the Bureau of Study Counsel's move under the College's purview this July.

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