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Kristina D. Lorch

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Students Coordinate BGLTQ-Friendly Hosting for Harvard-Yale

More than 30 Harvard students have signed up through the QSA to be hosted by Yale students this year, according to Josh E. Stallings ’17, one of QSA’s co-social chairs.

Jennicet Gutiérrez

Activist Jennicet Gutiérrez Discusses BGLTQ Immigrant Rights

Jennicet Gutiérrez, the transgender activist who interrupted President Barack Obama in June, shared her experience immigrating to the U.S. at Harvard on Monday.

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Women’s Groups Host Party To Promote Inclusive Social Space

“We really wanted to have an on-campus, open party where everyone felt they could own that space and see all of their friends,” said Madeline C. Hung ’16, one of the event’s student coordinators.

Lunar Eclipse

Students Gather for Last Super Blood Moon Until 2033

Students flocked to peer through specialized telescopes and binoculars during the super blood moon’s peak from 10:11 p.m. to 11:23 p.m.

Women's Center

Cabinet of Women's Group Leaders Will Relaunch in October

Naisha Bradley, director of the Harvard College Women’s Center, said she is excited about “strengthening the voice of women” across different classes, races, and religions through the relaunched Women's Cabinet.

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Visual Arts

New Curators Join the Renovated Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard Art Museums announced the appointment of two new curators and the internal promotions of two additional curators.​

Students Rent Prints from Harvard Art Museum

Students Rent Original Art Prints for Their Dorm Rooms

The program offered prints from artists such as Josef Albers, Alexander Calder, Pablo Picasso, and Andy Warhol.​

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Recruiting Efforts Seek To Expose BGLTQ Students to Business

Increased efforts to expose BGLTQ-identified students at Harvard to business and corporate careers this year from student organizations and the Office of Career Services have been embraced by students and companies alike.

House Life

Ahead of Policy Change, All Houses Offer Mixed-Gender Suites

The policy change, which came after students lobbied for the effort, will officially take effect with the spring’s upcoming rooming lotteries, according to Associate Dean of Student Life William Cooper ’94.


Museums of Science and Culture To Create Student Board

The Harvard Museums of Science and Culture are establishing an undergraduate student board tasked to promote museum engagement at the College.

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Director of Harvard Art Museums To Step Down This Summer

Appointed director of the Harvard Art Museums in 2003, Lentz oversaw the six-year-long renovation and integration of the Museums, which reopened last fall.


College Women’s Center Names New Director

Naisha Bradley, formerly the program manager of the Women and Public Policy Program at the Harvard Kennedy School, will serve as the new director of the Harvard College Women’s Center.

Compost Bin

Compostable Waste in Freshman Trash Bins Decreases

The Office for Sustainability's website attributes the reduction to the introduction of compost bins in all freshman dorm rooms three months ago.

Student Groups

Canaday To Undergo Energy Reduction Measures

According to a flyer handed out at a study break in Canaday Hall on Friday, the transition to LED lighting will save 8,395 kilowatts of power every year.

Students Sue Harvard Over Divestment
Harvard Law School

Divestment Suit Plaintiffs Speak Out

Six of the seven student plaintiffs who filed the lawsuit last week that seeks to compel the University to “immediately withdraw” its holdings from fossil fuel companies discussed their case on Tuesday.

Special Teams

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard


A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes