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Sexual Misconduct at Harvard and Other Schools

Students Will Host Identity-Based Discussions on Sexual Assault

The College will host a series of student-run town halls for identity-based groups about how sexual assault affects different students.

Sexual Misconduct at Harvard and Other Schools

Counseling Group Takes Break After Sexual Assault Survey

Response, a group of Harvard students who counsel peers on topics related to relationships, including sexual harassment and assault, closed on Sunday, and it will reopen on Oct. 12.

Mihi Parta Tueri

With a New Budget and Events, Dunster Ups BGLTQ Support

The changes come after students and tutors spoke out last year about Dunster’s lack of residential tutors who identify as bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender, or queer, prompting top College administrators to look into their concerns.

Updates on the Honor Council

Honor Council Members Adjust Schedules as Hearings Begin

Undergraduate members of the Honor Council—the student-faculty body tasked with enforcing the honor code—are adjusting their schedules as the Council hears its first slate of academic integrity cases.

David Friedrich

Student Life Office Names Two Administrators

Loc Truong will serve as the inaugural director of the College's new Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, dedicated to supporting first generation college students, undocumented students, and foster youth.

Smith Campus Center Front

Al’s and Clover To Headline Exodus From Campus Center

​Businesses located in Harvard’s Smith Campus Center, including local institutions like Al’s Cafe and the Clover Food Lab, must vacate their spaces in the next several months to make way for planned renovations.

Cabot Junior Common Room

New Spaces Look To Push Parties Back to the Houses

On a campus where extracurriculars are social currency and “social space” is a new buzzword, administrators are working to move the center of social life back to the Houses.

Students Respond to Sexual Climate Survey

A University-Wide Survey, With a College Focus

Harvard's sexual conduct climate survey results released Monday prompts further concern toward the College's handling of sexual assault cases.


College Rolls Out New Bias Reporting System

​Harvard College’s Office of Student Life has introduced a revamped system for reporting incidents of bias, which features multiple reporting avenues and the option to submit anonymously.

In Preparation

College Adds New Diversity Office

The Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion is currently not staffed, but it will provide additional resources for first-generation, foster-home, and undocumented students.

Spee Club

Spee Story Hits Hot Topics in Public Discourse, Reporters Say

According to reporters covering the Spee Club's decision to invite women to punch, the story encapsulated trending issues of gender equality, fraternities, and sexual assault.

Campus Resources

Lowell Sophomore Dies ‘Suddenly and Unexpectedly’

Local authorities are investigating the cause of the death, and there is “no reason to believe that foul play was involved.”

Honoring Luke Tang

Luke Tang ’18 Lived a Life of Faith and Empathy

“There is such a strong group of students who are sophomores who know him, knew him, loved him, and will continue to remember him," Lowell House Master Diana Eck said.

Posters About Sexual Assault

Posters About Sexual Assault Crop Up in Sever

On Wednesday night, posters that seemed to criticize Harvard's handling of sexual assault cases appeared in Sever Hall with the tagline "#justharvardthings."

Avik Chatterjee

Chatterjee, Former Dunster Tutor, Hired in Currier House

The former Dunster resident tutor was widely regarded as an ally to BGLTQ students in the House but was not asked back to the position last spring.

The Band at Convocation

Class of 2019: Beliefs and Lifestyles

Administrators on the Stage

Class of 2019: Academics & Extracurriculars

The View of Convocation

Class of 2019: By the Numbers

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