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UC Gender Equality over the Years
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UC Gender Equality over the Years

UC Gender Equality over the Years
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UC Records Indicate Greatest Gender Imbalance in Four Years

Only about one out of every four candidates who ran in this year’s Undergraduate Council election was female—the greatest gender disparity in candidate declarations in five years. And of those elected, only slightly more than one out of three is a woman, according to a Crimson analysis confirmed by the UC Elections Commission.

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44 Reps. Elected to Undergraduate Council

Of the winners, about 30 percent are women, a sharp decline from last year, when the entire council was nearly evenly split.

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For Many UC Hopefuls, Humor Is a Touchstone

For a growing group of UC candidates—fueled by the surprise victory of UC President Gus A. Mayopoulos ’15 last year—humor has become the go-to strategy to separate themselves from this year’s field.

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UC Elections

UC Elections
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Number of UC Hopefuls Increases by 20 Percent

One hundred and five undergraduates have declared candidacies for 44 open spots on the Undergraduate Council, marking a nearly 20 percent increase from the number of candidates in last year’s elections .

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Gen Ed Review Committee To Hold Town Hall Meetings

The meetings will contribute to a report assessing the state of the Gen Ed Program.

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UC Negotiates with Administrators to Reverse Q-Guide Changes

Over the summer, members of the Undergraduate Council negotiated with administrators in an effort to reverse the Faculty Council’s decision on removing course difficulty scores from the Q Guide starting in 2015.

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Council Begins Year with Concessions, New Goals for Student Voice

Undergraduate Council President Gus A. Mayopoulos '15 said it is unlikely that the body will secure more funding during his term.

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Sexual Assault Policy Changes Met With Mixed Reactions from Student Leaders, Activists

In the days after Harvard announced sweeping, University-wide changes to its sexual assault policies and resolution procedures, student leaders and activists said that while the approve of many of the policy’s changes, they are dismayed that they did not establish a more expansive definition of sexual assault.

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Shuttle Service To Add Early Morning Route, Operate during Move-In

Starting this fall, shuttle service will include a 5:15 a.m. trip and increased service during move-in week and senior week.

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Interactive Feature: The Class of 2014, By the Numbers

The Crimson’s annual survey of the graduating senior class, presented in words, graphs, and numbers.

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Students, UC Outraged at Decision to Withhold Course Difficulty Ratings

Responding to what Undergraduate Council President Gus A. Mayopoulos ’15 described as possibly “the dumbest decision” he has seen administrators make this year, undergraduates expressed outrage Friday about a recent announcement that the Q Guide will no longer display course difficulty ratings.

32nd UC End of Term
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32nd UC End of Term

The 32nd Undergraduate Council has reached the end of its term as Gus A. Mayopoulos ‘15, left, finished his first semester in the presidency.

32nd UC End of Term
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Reflecting on Semester, UC Leaders Acknowledge Better Relationship with Students Has Not Always Meant Results

UC leaders reflected optimistically on the role the Council has played in advocating student concerns this semester, even as they conceded that much of what they have been seeking has yet to come to fruition.

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This Is CS50.

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Intelligent Design: Negotiating the Identity of the Architecture Track

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