Conservative New York Times columnist Ross G. Douthat ‘02 and historian Donald T. Critchlow led a panel discussion on women’s roles, family values, homosexuality, and reproductive policy at the Knafel Center Monday afternoon. The Schlesinger Library hosted the event as a part of an initiative to create a more complete and balanced history of our times.
President of UNITE HERE Local 26 Brian Lang speaks to crowd of striking workers outside the Science Center Friday afternoon. Lang was later arrested by the Cambridge Police Department after blocking traffic in Harvard Square.
The Harvard University Dining Services strike continued over the weekend, as hundreds of students, staff, and organizers march on Harvard campus. Here, dozens protest outside Mass Hall during Columbus Day weekend.
Cantabrigian Pua Higginson, right, and Cambridge Rindge and Latin student Caroline Daley, left, perform a traditional Tahitian dance in Harvard Yard at the celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday afternoon. As Harvard University recognizes the holiday as Columbus Day, the culture group Native Americans at Harvard hosted the event to praise native culture and advocate for the university to accept the new title.
Undergraduate Council President Shaiba Rather ’17 and Vice President Danny V. Banks ’17 preside over Monday night’s general meeting in Harvard Hall. A proposal to establish a $1,500 yearly stipend for both positions is currently being explored.
Kathleen L. Jackson of the African and African American Studies Department and Ian P. Maynor '17 tape signs at the Indigenous Peoples' Day celebration.
Harvard’s lawyers made the case to dismiss a lawsuit brought by Alyssa R. Leader ’15, who alleged widespread misconduct by Harvard administrators in handling her sexual harassment claims, in the first court meeting for the suit Friday.
Preparing for the strike by HUDS workers, supporters supplied large recreational vans on Garden Street with equipment, including signs, ponchos, and megaphones.
President of UNITE HERE Local 26 Brian Lang marches alongside HUDS workers outside Annenberg Hall on the first day of their strike.