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Caroline S. Engelmayer

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Leverett Towers

Farrell, Ferreras To Serve As Leverett Faculty Deans

“We're excited to share our passions and we look forward to working closely with the students, tutors and staff,” Farrell and Ferreras wrote.

Dean Khurana

College Admins Working with Gov. Dept. to Respond to Dominguez Allegations

The accusations have sparked turmoil on Harvard’s campus, prompting administrators to put Jorge I. Dominguez on “leave.”

Harvard College Faith and Action
Student Life

Students Campaign via Email for Harsher Penalties for HCFA

Some College students are organizing an email campaign to urge the OSL to more harshly punish Harvard College Faith and Action.

First CS50 Lecture

CS50 Changes Cheating Reporting, Adds ‘Academic Integrity Fellow’

​Staff for CS50 have changed the way they report academic dishonesty cases to the Honor Council roughly a year after a wave of cheating swept the class.


UC Finance Committee Recommends Legislation to Ban Funding for HCFA

The UC finance committee voted to recommend legislation that would bar religious group Harvard College Faith and Action from all Council funding.

HCFA Building
Undergraduate Council

For HCFA, Probation to Have Little Immediate Practical Effect

Harvard College Faith and Action will not lose the ability to book rooms, recruit students, or receive Undergraduate Council funding as part of its year-long probation.

50 Follen Street Fire

Apartment Building Catches Fire in Cambridge

A fire broke out Monday evening at a Cambridge apartment building occupied in part by Harvard graduate students.

A Recurring Fight

College Cancels ‘Bridge’ Program For All-Female Social Groups

The College canceled a proposed “bridge” program that would have allowed traditionally all-female final clubs and sororities a longer period of time to go gender-neutral.

University Hall

Ad Board Will Enforce Sanctions Under College's Final Plan

The Administrative Board will enforce the College’s penalties on members of single-gender social groups, the College announced Thursday as part of its long-anticipated final implementation plan for its controversial social life policy.

Capitol Building

Final Club Grad Members Lobby Congress to Cancel Sanctions

The final club alumni hope to re-work the language of the law so it endangers the College’s social group penalties.

Harvard College Faith and Action

Some Students Praise HCFA Probation, Others Urge Sympathy

Brunching across campus Sunday, many undergraduates said they opposed HCFA’s move to demote the student as well as what they called the group’s negative stance toward BGLTQ Harvard affiliates.

Faith and Action Building

HCFA Must Cut Ties to ‘Parent Ministry’ to Regain Recognition

Harvard College Faith and Action will need to sever ties with parent group Christian Union in order to re-earn recognition from the College at the end of its year-long administrative probation.

Harvard College Faith and Action

College Places HCFA On ‘Probation’ After Group Barred Student in Same-Sex Relationship from Leadership

​The College has placed Harvard College Faith and Action on “administrative probation” for a year after the organization pressured a female member of its student leadership to resign in September following her decision to date a woman.

Holding Up the Flag

'Ex-Gay' Speaker Invited by HCFA Draws Protest

Some students criticized religious group Harvard College Faith and Action for inviting Hill-Perry to campus, calling her homophobic and arguing she condones conversion therapy.

The First Speech

Undergraduates Ponder No. 29

Harvard undergrads hurriedly googled the words “Lawrence Bacow” and scoured his Wikipedia page for answers.