Staff members at Harvard’s Center on the Developing Child Sally J. Pfitzer, left, and Chuck E. Carter, right, sing at the Science Center Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to raise awareness about adversities children face in development.
Claire T. Lo ’16, left, a Winthrop Food Literacy fellow, has FAS SEAS postdoctoral fellow Xianming Zhang, right, name grains at the Harvard Sustainability Fair on Wednesday afternoon. Zhang studies environmental contaminants relating to food and said he found the fair interesting.
Harvard Ventures hosted an event focusing on the intersection of entrepreneurship and personal empowerment on Friday afternoon at the Fong Auditorium.
“The organizers from Divest were fantastic,” said Freshman resident dean for Ivy Yard Michael C. Ranen in an interview. “They reached out to every single one of the students and the proctor assuring them that they would be able to go in and out and offered to meet with them individually before it started.”
University President Drew G. Faust introduces a Tanner Lecture on Human Values on Wednesday afternoon in Emerson Hall as Divest Harvard protesters stand outside the lecture hall in an attempt to confront her about divestment from fossil fuels.
Environmental activist and former Crimson President Bill E. McKibben ’82 speaks about divestment to a crowd of at least 150 people during the first rally of Harvard “Heat Week” on Sunday evening.
Lauren N. Reisig ’16 listens during an open forum about administrative changes at the Bureau of Study Counsel. Reisig voiced concerns about whether students with mental health concerns will need to attend University Health Services instead of the BSC. She said that she worries that students may not feel as comfortable going to UHS. UHS Director Dr. Paul J. Barreira responded by saying that the best way to deal with stigma regarding mental health is to attempt to change the perception of it.