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Graham W. Bishai

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Divest Harvard
University Finances

Divest Harvard Plans to Blockade Massachusetts Hall

Divest Harvard is planning to occupy Massachusetts Hall next week in protest of Harvard’s decision not to divest from the coal industry.

Currier House
House Life

Currier House Faculty Deanship First to be Renamed Following Donation

Currier's Faculty Deans will now be known as the X. D. and Nancy Yang Faculty Deans of Currier House following a gift from the couple.


Honor Council Members Weigh New Role Enforcing Social Group Penalties

Members of the Honor Council are weighing how to take on their newly proposed role enforcing the College’s social group penalties, with some calling the added responsibility unwelcome.

University Hall

Committee Recommends Stricter Social Group Penalties

Under guidelines proposed by the committee, members of single-gender social organizations would be barred from several more post-graduate fellowships.

Shkreli Protesters

Protest, False Fire Alarm Disrupt Martin Shkreli’s Harvard Speech

A false fire alarm and student protest continuously disrupted the controversial investor's appearance on campus.

Student Groups

Martin Shkreli's Scheduled Harvard Appearance Sparks Controversy

Controversial investor Martin Shkreli has accepted an invitation by the Harvard Financial Analysts Club to speak on campus on Feb. 15.

Fly Club

The Sanctions: Where They Stand

A guide to the past, present, and uncertain future of the College's unprecedented penalties on members of single-gender social organizations.

University Hall

Implementation Committee Was Not Aware of New Committee Studying Sanctions

Members of a committee tasked with recommending how to implement penalties on members of single-gender social clubs learned of the policy's potential revision on short notice.

Dean Khurana

Social Organizations Sanctions Could Be ‘Revised or Replaced’

The College’s historic policy penalizing members of single gender social organizations could be “revised or replaced," Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana announced Wednesday.

Dean Khurana

White Nationalist Site Targets Khurana, Troung

​A blog article posted Wednesday on white nationalist website ‘VDARE’ targeted Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana for his stated support of undocumented students.


Mather Faculty Deans to Retire in June

​Mather House Faculty Deans Christie McDonald and Michael D. Rosengarten announced Friday morning that they will resign their positions in June 2017.

Craft Time

Houses Join Forces to Plan Winter Formals

Nine of Harvard’s 12 undergraduate residential Houses are planning winter formal dances this weekend, and most are teaming up to throw bigger bashes in Boston.


Early Yardfest Artist Rumors Spur Facebook Debate

The only problem? There is no shortlist yet for the Yardfest concert.


Four from Harvard Named 2017 Rhodes Scholars

Three College seniors and a graduate of the Class of 2016 are recipients of this year's Rhodes Scholarship, one of the most prestigious and competitive in the world.

Harvard vs. Cornell

Athletes and Students Applaud University's Decision to Suspend Men’s Soccer Team

​Some students and athletes expressed support for the University’s decision to cancel the men’s soccer team’s season in the immediate aftermath of a review from the Office of the General Counsel.