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UC President Zhang and Vice-President Boucher
College

UC Agrees to Fund ‘Matchmaking Grant’

In their first official meeting at the helm of the Undergraduate Council, UC President Catherine L. Zhang ’19 and UC Vice President Nicholas D. Boucher ’19 introduced a piece of legislation that brings together student groups to throw a social event.

Sachee and Khansarinia
Undergraduate Council

Outgoing UC Leaders Say They Achieved Major Goals

​Looking back at their year-long term as leaders of the Undergraduate Council, which will formally end on Sunday, Sachee and Khansarinia say they think they executed key campaign initiatives.

Zhang and Boucher
College

New UC Leaders Say They Are Getting Started ‘Right Away’

UC President-elect Catherine L. Zhang ’19 and Vice President-elect Nicholas D. Boucher ’19 said they are ready to begin working on their 39 campaign proposals.

Zhang and Boucher
Undergraduate Council

Zhang, Boucher Win UC Election with 55 Percent of Vote

Catherine L. Zhang ’19 and Nicholas D. Boucher ’19 will lead the Undergraduate Council next year after winning 55 percent of first-choice votes.

UC Crimson Crossfire
Undergraduate Council

UC Voting System Faced Technical Difficulties in Presidential Election

​After some students found difficulty voting through the Undergraduate Council’s online portal in this year’s presidential election, students were given the opportunity to email their votes.

Evan Bonsall
College

UC Recommends 43 New Clubs for Approval

The Undergraduate Council voted to recommend 43 new student groups for College recognition Tuesday—but some representatives said they were concerned by the voting process.

UC Crimson Crossfire
Undergraduate Council

Identity-Based Groups Launch UC Voter Guide

The three tickets differed only on their stances on sanctions against Harvard's unrecognized social organizations and whether or not Harvard should drop its appeal to the NLRB.

Evan Bonsall
Student Groups

UC to Allow Last-Minute Student Group Appeals

“What we’ll be doing now is allowing an appeal process to student groups that have been, as of now, deemed not to be allowed to grow."

UC Referendums
Undergraduate Council

Four Referenda to Appear on UC Ballot

A referendum seeking to make mumps the official disease of Harvard did not get enough signatures to appear on next week’s ballot.

UC General Meeting 10-5
Undergraduate Council

UC to Pilot Gender-Focused Freshman Study Breaks

​The Undergraduate Council voted Sunday to allocate $1,000 from its First-Year Class Committee budget to provide “Gender 101” training sessions in freshmen entryways.

Unionization Vote
Undergraduate Council

UC Letter Urges Faust to Drop NLRB Appeal

The Undergraduate Council passed legislation urging University President Drew G. Faust to drop Harvard’s appeal to the federal National Labor Relations Board that argues the 2016 unionization election, in which students voted against unionization, is valid.

Hand on the Book
College

Three Tickets to Vie For UC Leadership

Three tickets will run for Undergraduate Council President and Vice President in the Council’s upcoming presidential election.

UC Meeting 10/23
Undergraduate Council

UC Leaders Meet with Presidential Search Committee Member

The president and vice-president of the Undergraduate Council discussed the search for Harvard’s next president with search committee member Shirley M. Tilghman.

Undergraduate Council

Students Propose Four Referenda for UC Ballot

Students must have 650 signatures on an initial interest form by midnight on Nov. 5 in order for their questions to appear on the ballot.

UC Meeting 10/23
College

UC No Longer Able to Overturn Binding Referenda

The Undergraduate Council will no longer be able to overturn binding referenda, following changes to the body’s governing documents made during the Council’s general meeting on Sunday night.