Students and professors alike are finding ways to grapple with the growing prices of textbooks—a semesterly complaint among both parties.
Although many professors lament the cost of the textbooks for their classes, they say there is little they can do to reduce prices for students.
Despite Harvard’s unusual situation—in which the administration refuses to recognize what it terms a “discriminatory” culture—Harvard is part of a national trend of expanding Greek life on college campuses.
The Committee on Student Life discussed the party policies in the Houses at a meeting yesterday morning, with students arguing for more consistency in party form policy while administrators resisted, citing natural House variability.
Harvard was called “one of the best motherf—ing party schools” by Yardfest headliner Far East Movement as they performed in front of a record size audience of current and prospective Harvard students last night.
Following a competitive application process, the Houses have hired 69 new resident tutors to advise undergraduates next year.
These tutors—who are usually Harvard or MIT graduate students—receive free room and board in exchange for monitoring undergraduates.