Junior co-captain Matt Jones and the young Crimson volleyball team begin the 2011 campaign tonight against Newbury College. Jones was second on the team in kills last year, eight behind former co-captain Eric Kuld ’10.
Michael W. McLean ’12 won an uncontested race for the Harvard Republican Club presidency last night after Luis A. Martinez ’12 pulled out of the contest while denying accusations that he forged an e-mail from the consulting firm McKinsey & Company to Harvard students.
The College accepted approximately 93 percent of undergraduate applications for on-campus housing during the second January Term, according to winter break coordinator Erin E. Goodman.
The 1,375 undergraduate students who applied for housing were notified of the college’s decisions yesterday. Approximately 1,275 requests were approved.
The Office of Career Services plans to remain open and offer off-campus trips during the Optional Winter Activities Week this January, adding to the list of College-sponsored activities available during that time.
Plans for formal programming for this year’s inaugural Optional Winter Activities Week—which runs from Jan. 16 until the beginning of spring semester—have begun to take shape, with both student-initiated and University-sponsored events confirmed for the period.
The New England Dessert Showcase 2010, held in the Westin Copley Place on Saturday, featured the world’s largest Boston Cream Pie, baked and assembled by the culinary students at Southern New Hampshire University.