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With Pens and Posters, Students Prepare to Protest DeVos

More than 1,000 people have indicated that they are "interested" in attending a protest against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who will speak at Harvard Thursday.

Dean Khurana

On Social Group Ban, Khurana Keeps Quiet

​Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana all but refused to discuss a proposal to forbid membership in Harvard social groups in an interview Monday afternoon.

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault

Harvard ‘Reviewing’ New Title IX Guidance on Standard of Proof

Harvard is “reviewing” new guidelines cancelling a requirement that colleges use the lowest standard of proof when judging whether an accused student is guilty of sexual assault.

Newport House


Visiting Williams, Bowdoin, and Amherst and exploring their archives by day reveals how other schools have enacted a Greek life ban. Wandering the three campuses at night offers a glimpse into life without social groups.

University Hall
Student Groups

Faculty Will Discuss Lewis Motion at October Meeting, Vote in November

The controversial faculty motion that may decide the future of Harvard undergraduate social life will go before the full Faculty at their monthly meeting on October 3, but will not be voted on until November, according to Faculty Council member David L. Howell.

Behind Closed Doors - Final Clubs

2014 Title IX Complaint Against Harvard Cited Final Clubs

A complaint that spurred a federal investigation into the College’s compliance with Title IX cited all-male final clubs as “major site[s] of sexual violence."

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault

DeVos Title IX Review Sparks Concern From Activists

Some of Harvard's anti-sexual assault activists are concerned that the review will work to "silence survivors of sexual violence."

CS50 orientation
Student Life

Dean of Undergrad Ed Visits CS50, Tells Students Not to Cheat

Dean of Undergraduate Education Jay M. Harris implored students in the CS50 not to cheat on assignments at an orientation session Wednesday night.

University Hall

Sanctions Faculty Committee Quietly Resumes Meeting

The faculty committee that proposed a ban on social groups at Harvard continued its deliberations last week as it considers revisions to its initial proposal.

CS50 Lecture

CS50 Updates Course Policies, Asks Students To Go To Class

Students shopping one of Harvard’s most popular undergraduate courses will arrive in Sanders Theater tomorrow to a changed CS50.

Office of BGLTQ Student Life

College Names New Diversity Dean

The College has named Roland S. Davis its next associate dean for diversity and inclusion, ending a national search to fill the position begun nearly a year ago in fall 2016.

The Clubhouse of the Fly

Administrators, Students Grapple with Changing Social Group Policy

​Confusion about the College’s various efforts to curb the influence of single-gender social groups on campus has snarled this month’s roll-out of the College’s historic penalties on members of those organizations.

The Delphic Door

Bee and Delphic to Share Membership, Clubhouse

The move marks the first union of male and female final clubs since the College began targeting single-gender groups at Harvard in 2016.

Harry Lewis

For Second Time, Faculty File Motion Against Social Group Sanctions

21 professors submitted a motion that seeks to nullify penalties for members of final clubs and Greek organizations, renewing an effort to curb administrative regulation of the groups.

Khurana at the UC Meeting

College to Pilot Pre-Orientation Program for Members of 'Historically Marginalized Communities'

The program could resemble a proposed summer program for low-income and first generation students that Khurana rejected in January.