- Subscribe via RSS
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.
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 .
The meetings will contribute to a report assessing the state of the Gen Ed Program.
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.
Undergraduate Council President Gus A. Mayopoulos '15 said it is unlikely that the body will secure more funding during his term.
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.
Starting this fall, shuttle service will include a 5:15 a.m. trip and increased service during move-in week and senior week.
The Crimson’s annual survey of the graduating senior class, presented in words, graphs, and numbers.
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.
The 32nd Undergraduate Council has reached the end of its term as Gus A. Mayopoulos ‘15, left, finished his first semester in the presidency.
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.
A team of Harvard IT staff tasked by the Registrar’s Office to develop the Student Information System, a new online platform for course planning and registration slated to launch for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences in the fall of 2015, has been meeting with students and faculty members to explain its vision for the system and gain feedback from future users.
The Undergraduate Council discussed budget transparency legislation at its meeting on Sunday night.
The Undergraduate Council met for the last time this semester on Sunday.