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Madeline R. Conway

Madeline is Managing Editor of the 142nd Guard. She covered the College Administration as a reporter.

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Officer Jabaree

Account Linked to Death Threats Was Emailing Harvard Students for Months

A person who self-identified as Huy Dinh has repeatedly emailed College students as early as April from the same Google Mail address that sent a violent death threat to several hundred people Friday.

Officer Jabaree

Death Threat Investigation Continues as New Email Evidence Surfaces

Early in the day Saturday, Harvard Police issued a community advisory message that said the email likely originated from outside the country, and late that afternoon, another piece of evidence arrived in some Harvard students’ email inboxes that appeared to corroborate that.

Student Life

Committee Moves Forward with Race, Diversity Discussion

Members of a student-faculty working group convened to address issues of race and inclusion at the College have started meeting and plan to draft a set of recommendations by the academic year's end.


Investigation Underway, Civil Rights Officers Visit Campus

The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is making visits to Harvard to investigate the College’s adherence to Title IX, according to members of the activist group that filed the complaint that precipitated the probe last spring.

Dean Khurana in the Faculty Club
Student Life

Khurana Opts for Annenberg Breakfast over Campaign Pitches

New Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana is prioritizing facetime with undergraduates over courting potential Harvard donors.

Reshuffling the Caseload

Unloading the Ad Board

Two major policy changes, approved in the span of just two months earlier this year, are set to overhaul the 124-year-old Administrative Board by next fall.


Official Resident Dean Title Changes Again

Resident deans—the administrators briefly known as House deans—will now be called Allston Burr Assistant Deans of Harvard College.

Flyby Front Feature

Questions You’ve Got About Harvard’s New Sexual Assault Policy, Answered

This summer, Harvard unveiled a new University-wide sexual harassment policy. Administrators are holding town-hall style meetings to talk about the changes, but in case you can’t make it, here’s a rundown of what you need to know.

Title IX Investigator Salary Offer in Context
Central Administration

Weeks In, Sexual Harassment Investigation Office Remains Understaffed

Harvard unveiled a new policy to dramatically rework its handling of sexual assault and harassment claims this July, but, several weeks into the semester, the office in charge of investigating those cases is still not fully staffed.

Student Group Travel

College Ups Funding for Student Group Transportation Following Student Death

The College will offer an additional $30,000 in grants for domestic student group travel this academic year in response to recommendations from a working group convened last spring.

College Administration

Integrity Committee Prepares to Assemble Honor Council

The student-faculty judicial body will be chosen and trained by the Academic Integrity Committee.

Dean's Instagram

To Connect with Students, Khurana Turns to Instagram

Social media platform Instagram has become Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana's virtual space of choice for more personal student outreach.

Harvard vs. Yale

Freshman Survey Part V: A Look at New Haven

Throughout the month of August, both The Crimson and the YDN, the daily student newspaper at Yale, surveyed incoming students about their backgrounds, interests, and future plans.

College Administration

Lowell Tutor Becomes Acting Kirkland House Dean

Ari R. Hoffman ’10, a resident tutor in Lowell House, will serve as the acting Kirkland House dean this semester, while Cory T. Way, a sociology lecturer who usually holds the dean position, is on sabbatical.

Sexual Assault Policy Meeting
College Life

Karvonides Responds to Concerns about New Sexual Assault Policy

At Tuesday's community meeting, University Title IX officer Mia Karvonides said the school's new policy encompasses cases covered by other schools’ affirmative consent policies.