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FAS

Faculty Course Registration Committee Proposes Keeping Shopping Week Until At Least 2022

The faculty committee tasked with recommending changes to undergraduate course registration proposed that the Faculty of Arts and Sciences keep “shopping week” until at least 2022 at the Faculty Council’s biweekly meeting Wednesday.

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FAS

FAS Council Ponders 'In-Between' Resolution to Shopping Week Debate

Members of the Faculty Council considered potential “in-between” resolutions to the ongoing debate over shopping week. Council member David L. Howell estimated that the full faculty may not hear and vote upon a formal proposal on the subject for more than a year.

First Day of School
College

First Day of School

Students file out of Sanders Theater on the first day of Spring classes.

First Day of School
College

Students Battle Packed Classes and Malfunctioning ‘my.harvard’ with Start of Spring Semester

Throughout the day, students had to contend with overflowing classrooms and the sudden malfunctioning of “my.harvard.”

A Conversation with Sruthi and Julia
College

Undergraduate Council Leaders Outline Changes to Council Committees, Inclusion Efforts

Undergraduate Council President Sruthi Palaniappan ’20 and Vice President Julia M. Huesa ’20 said they plan to restructure the committee system within the Council.

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Flyby Blog

5 Fascinating MIT Courses for Cross-Registration

Shatter the Harvard bubble this semester checking out five MIT courses which cover topics that you can't find at Harvard.

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Faculty

Faculty Shopping Week Committee Stakes Out Its Case, Encourages Student Input

Forty-four percent of Faculty of Arts and Sciences courses with teaching fellows last year had to add or drop discussion sections based on unexpected enrollment numbers, according to a website launched Friday by a faculty committee tasked with proposing potential changes to “shopping week.”

UC Shopping Week Town Hall
College

Shopping Week Committee to Propose Changes in January

A faculty committee tasked with reviewing potential changes to undergraduate course enrollment expects to deliver its recommendation to the Faculty of Arts and Sciences in January, according to the committee’s chair.

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College

UC Calls for Preservation of Shopping Week

The vote passed the Council 22–2 at the UC’s last meeting of the semester Sunday.

UC Shopping Week Town Hall
Student Life

Claybaugh Invites Student Involvement in Undergraduate Education Decisions

“While listening to students discuss their experiences of shopping period, we also heard some students say that they felt excluded from decisions being made about undergraduate education more generally,” Claybaugh wrote.

UC Shopping Week Town Hall
Undergraduate Council

UC Shopping Week Town Hall

Sruthi Palaniappan ’20 leads an Undergraduate Council Town Hall meeting to discuss the future of shopping week with students.

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College

Admins Cancel Student-Run Forum on Shopping Week, Offer Harvard-Led Events Instead

Hours before students were supposed to meet at an Undergraduate Council town hall to discuss the possible elimination of “shopping week,” Harvard officials announced they had changed their minds.

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