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Tiësto at Yardfest
College

Tiësto Draws Hundreds to Yardfest Amid Rain and Mud

Some students unfamiliar with Tiësto before the concert still screamed every time the bass dropped or a blast of smoke blew across the stage.

Mather House
College

Tuberculosis Suspect Case Released, No Other Cases Found

A Mather House resident suspected of having tuberculosis has been released from self-isolation after two weeks.

College

Sexual Health Groups Kick Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

More than 100 students flocked to Boylston Hall for sexual health-themed activities evening as part of a kick-off event for sexual assault awareness month.

Mather House
Student Life

After Possible Tuberculosis Infection, Health Officials Investigate Mather House

Although tuberculosis is spread airborne, Barreira’s email stressed that the disease is not highly contagious.

College

Feel Good Society Looks to Increase Mental Health Awareness

A student run-health group dubbed the “Feel Good Society” has begun hosting weekly meetings in an effort to improve mental health for students at the College.

SHARC Office Hours
College

After Sexual Health Survey, SHARC Shifts Focus from Counseling to Education

After a survey found high rates of unprotected sex among undergraduates, SHARC is shifting its focus from peer counseling to peer education.

College

Students Hope for 'Sustainable Change' at Ivy Mental Health Conference

​Delegates from Harvard discussed the College’s mental health resources at the second-ever Ivy League Mental Health Conference.

UHS
College

Most Harvard Students 'Insulated' from Potential Obamacare Repeal

“Your student health fee pays for the care that you get here and for most of the health care you get,” Barreira said. “The Affordable Care Act wouldn’t change that.”

Paul J. Barreira
College

One Year After Initial Outbreak, Confirmed Mumps Cases Gone From Harvard

​About a year after mumps first arrived on campus, there are no confirmed cases of the virus currently at the University.

Undergraduate Council

HUHS Waives Access Fee for Patient Medical Records

​Starting this term, Harvard University Health Services will cease charging current and former Harvard students and their dependents for copies of their medical records.

Gonzalez and Popovski
College

Gonzalez and Popovski Campaign for ‘Our Harvard’

Eduardo A. Gonzalez ’18 and Alex Popovski ’19 say they hope to make the campus more inclusive and its resources more accessible for all if elected to the top of Harvard College’s student government.

Politics

Democrats Hold Majority in Mass. State Legislature

Democrats maintained their majority in the Massachusetts State Legislature on Election Day Tuesday.

Student Groups

Grad Union Organizers, University Administrators Answer Questions about Unionization

​For the first time, graduate student union organizers and University administrators sat side-by-side in a question and answer-style information session on Wednesday to discuss student concerns regarding the upcoming union election.

Harry Potter
Books

Gearing Up for a New Harry Potter Release (Again)

Another Harry Potter movie is hitting theaters this Friday. If you're just as excited as we are, that means its time to celebrate. Don't worry, Flyby has a whole list of ways you can celebrate the release on your own (and no, it's not a drinking game.)

Admiral Michael Rogers
IOP

Director of the NSA Discusses Future of International Cyber Security

NSA Director Michael S. Rogers discussed cyber security and political controversy surrounding the NSA at the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Forum Wednesday evening.