In reaction to administrative concern, the Undergraduate Council rescinded its invitation last week to former Harvard lecturer Joshua Humphreys to participate on a panel on Harvard’s investment policies.
Chelsea S. Link '12, a self-described atheist, has never been afraid to challenge mainstream religious beliefs or the views of her own family members. "My grandmother almost had a heart attack when she found out," she said. Link is refering to her New Year's resolution to read the Bible from cover to cover by the end of 2012 and blog about her reactions to the Old and New Testaments on her website "Blogging Biblically".
Harvard professors discussed the challenges of maximizing returns on the University’s investments while simultaneously integrating environmental, social, and governance considerations at a panel hosted by the Undergraduate Council yesterday.
The UC will host a school-wide dance party at Northwest Labs Friday night featuring a mash-up artist and a DJ.
Forget for a minute the problem sets, papers, and midterms that are looming over your head this week. Fast forward five days—it's Friday and you're officially on Spring Break!
The Undergraduate Council has recently established several initiatives intended to increase communication between students and administrators, including a more transparent posting of deans’ office hours and a Lunch with a Dean series.
Professors Michael J. Sandel and Douglas A. Melton argue about the morality behind designing babies with favorable genes and traits. Sandel and Melton teach Life Sciences 60, a bioethics class.
John A. Ausick ’13 never intended to run for a position on the Undergraduate Council, but he could just be Currier House’s next UC representative.
Students from the eight Ivy League universities learned about practical approaches and effective tools to fulfill their leadership roles at their respective undergraduate institutions at the 12th Ivy League Leadership Summit this weekend.
A group of researchers has created an implant which can be electrically stimulated to release drug doses through a specially designed microchip.
Gaga over Gaga? Well, put on your Poker Face. Your chances to see the one and only Fame Monster in person have just gotten better.
The UC has assigned each of its representatives to serve as a liaison to about ten student organizations. The initiative intends to give all of the student organizations on campus a point person through whom they can communicate with the UC.
"Everybody get up, it's time to slam now." There's a real jam going down right before tomorrow's Harvard-Yale basketball game: The UC's Social Programs Committee is hosting a tailgate in conjunction with the Harvard Athletics department.
The Undergraduate Council released its first Annual Report to the College Monday to inform students of the UC’s activities over the past year.
With less than a week until Valentine's Day, many of you are probably putting the finishing touches on your oh-so-perfect plans for the day. Flowers in her dropbox? Check. A serenade delivered by the Kroks to his classroom? Check. Candlelight dinner atop of Memorial Church? Okay, maybe that's taking it too far. More likely, all the talk about fancy dinners and dates is burning a hole through your already empty wallet. Well, you're in luck.