Timeline 2001-2002

The Harvard Student Telephone Office announces it will offer undergraduates free phone service next year. This means students will be able to make local, University and 800-number calls at no cost next year—the College will foot the bill. In following years, these fees will be included as part of tuition.

April 29


The Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) searches the rooms of Brian M. Wan ’05 and Michael D. Wang ’05 after the were accused of several thefts from Greenough Hall. HUPD could not comment on an ongoing investigation. Wan leaves Harvard after the incident and Wang moves out of his Greenough residence into a room in Canaday, according to several students.

May 6

Thrity-nine Harvard professors have joined a petition calling for the University to divest from investment in Israel. The joint Harvard-MIT petition argues that universities should not invest in Israel until Israel ends its occupation of Palestinian territories and stops human rights abuses.

May 7