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Junina Furigay

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‘Inter-House Dining Societies’ May Face Spatial, Financial Constraints

Coaxing Harvard students to "eat in elegant attire" and "read Chaucer out loud" in new dining societies may be easier said than done.

Neon Future

After Delayed Announcement, Tiësto To Headline Yardfest

​Electronic dance music DJ and producer Tiësto will headline Yardfest—the College’s annual outdoor spring concert—on Friday.

OSL Student Awards

OSL Recognizes Students With Inaugural Leadership Awards

The Office of Student Life honored seven students and three student groups at the inaugural Student Leadership Recognition Awards ceremony in the Student Organization Center at Hilles.

Neon Future

With Seven Days Until Yardfest, Headliner Still Unknown

With only a week to go before Yardfest, the College's annual outdoor concert, the College Events Board has yet to announce the artist headlining this year's event.


FAP, FIP Hire New Pre-Orientation Program Directors

Two of the College’s pre-orientation programs, the First-Year Arts Program and the First-Year International Program, will have new directors when incoming students arrive to campus in the fall.

Sachee and Khansarinia

Undergraduate Council Will Play Expanded Role in Club Recognition Process

The committee sought to revise the process for approval to limit the number of “superfluous” groups due to the limited nature of financial and physical campus resources.

Quincy Storm

Freshmen Inducted into Upperclassmen Houses in Annual Housing Day Tradition

​On Thursday at 8:30 a.m., doors of University Hall burst open with elated House Committee chairs waving envelopes containing this year’s House assignments, inducting freshmen into the 12 upperclassmen residences.

New CVS Store Open

Replacing Cash Stipend, College to Provide Spring Break Food Grants in Crimson Cash

​While all of Harvard’s dining halls will shutter during spring break, certain students on high financial aid staying on campus will receive Crimson Cash stipends from the College.

Dunster House

Dunster Faculty Deans to Step Down in June

Roger B. Porter and Ann R. Porter announced on Monday that they will leave Dunster House in June after 16 years as its Faculty Deans.

Lowell Renovation
House Life

Lowell House Renovation Designs Include New Common Spaces

New architectural renderings of Lowell House released by the University on Wednesday offer a glimpse of plans for the House’s renovation.

Queen's Head Pub

Committee Considers Cambridge Queen's Head Improvements

The Committee on Student Life discussed potentially renovating the Queen’s Head to make the pub more enticing to undergraduates at its meeting last week.

Lucy Liu at Kirkland

Viola Davis Selected as Harvard Foundation's Artist of the Year

Viola Davis, a two-time Emmy and Tony-winning actress, was named the 2017 Artist of the Year by the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations on Friday afternoon.

Parties in Freshmen Common Rooms

New Policy Allows Freshmen to Reserve Common Rooms for Private Events

​A new policy will allow first-year students to reserve freshman dorm common rooms for private events, continuing a College-wide push to re-center social life in residential spaces.

Dunster House

Winthrop, Dunster, Dudley Begin Searches for New Resident Deans

Two upperclassmen residential Houses—Dunster and Winthrop—as well as the non-residential Dudley House are searching for new resident deans this spring.

Year in Review - Extra: Activity Fair

Office of Student Life Will Not Approve New Clubs This Semester

The Office of Student Life will not accept applications for any new student groups this semester and may revise the approval process for groups seeking official recognition.