Madeline R. Conway

College

2012-2013 Ad Board Stats Reflect Three-Fold Spike in Academic Dishonesty Cases

According to the statistics, 97 students involved in academic integrity cases were required to withdraw in 2012-2013, the year that saw Harvard’s largest cheating investigation in recent memory.

Hammonds on Sabbatical
College

Out of Spotlight, Hammonds Quietly Prepares for New Research Initiative

Nine months after she left University Hall and her tenure as dean of Harvard College, Evelynn M. Hammonds is laying the groundwork for a new research initiative and her return to the classroom.

Harvard's Sexual Assault Policy Through the Years
College

Undergraduates Challenge College’s Sexual Assault Policy Under Title IX

Two people, including at least one member of the student activist campaign Our Harvard Can Do Better, have filed a complaint against Harvard with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, alleging that the College’s sexual assault policies violate Title IX.

Sexual Misconduct Disciplinary Policies By Comparison
College

Op-Ed Draws Attention to 20-Year-Old FAS Policy

Criticism is nothing new for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences policy on sexual assault and misconduct, which governs the handling of incidents of assault within the College.

FAS Administration

Ellison Says Ad Board Has Not Searched Student Emails Since At Least Fall 2002

Secretary of the Administrative Board John “Jay” L. Ellison said that the body has not searched a student email account in a case since he joined it in fall 2002 and likely will not in the future.

College

Pfister, Khurana Announce Creation of Working Group on Student Support, Inclusion

The move comes just days after student leaders from the black and Latino communities came together to host a town hall to discuss race relations at Harvard.

Undergraduate Council

In Response to Anonymous Op-Ed, UC Forms Sexual Assault Policy Task Force

The UC has formed a task force to involve students in the discussion on Harvard’s sexual assault policies in response to a first-person, anonymous op-ed published in The Crimson.

Delta Gamma Gus
Undergraduate Council

Prepare for the Hammonds-Clark UC Administration

It looks like the reign of the Undergraduate Council’s “Comedian-in-Chief,” in all its costume-donning, sword-wielding glory, was short-lived.

House Life

Pfister Confirms Plans for Faculty Vote on Gender-Neutral Housing Policy

A change to the College’s gender-neutral housing policy will likely come before the Faculty of Arts and Sciences in May as part of a vote on changes to the Harvard College Handbook for Students, Interim Dean of the College Donald H. Pfister confirmed Friday.

No More Storage
House Life

Quincy House Students Voice Concerns over Summer Storage

Quincy will be the first House not to offer its students free, on-campus storage after undergoing renovations as part of the House renewal project, prompting some residents to voice concerns over the financial burden the policy change might impose on students.

House Life

Students of Color Join To Further Conversation on Campus Race Relations

Following independent efforts to stimulate discussion, students of color gathered for a town hall Thursday to discuss race relations and issues of institutional support.

Student Life

Alicia Oeser Named Permanent OSAPR Director

The current interim director of the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response will replace Sarah A. Rankin, who left Harvard in September.

Cabot Procession
House Life

For Cabot Master, Deanship Will Be a Balancing Act

When Cabot House Co-Master Rakesh Khurana becomes the College’s top administrator on July 1, he will be at the helm of both the Quad House he calls home and Harvard’s flagship school.

Books

Pfister Wants You For His Book Club

It’s official: the College’s top administrator has started a book club.

Smith Center
On Campus

College Working Groups Make Campus Center Recommendations

Working groups composed of students and administrators tasked with determining College priorities for the future of the Smith Center hope renovation will include food options and a designated space for tourists, among other elements.

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Awkward Eye Contact
Columns

Let’s Talk about Campus-Eye-Contact-Culture

Dictionary
Columns

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