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University President Drew G. Faust
Drew Faust

University President Drew G. Faust

Prospective members of the Class of 2021 and their parents listen as University President Drew G. Faust welcomes them to Harvard Saturday in Sanders Theater.

Welcoming the Class of 2021
College

Welcoming the Class of 2021

Prospective members of the Class of 2021 and their parents attend a talk in Sanders Theater from University President Drew G. Faust, welcoming them to Harvard on Saturday.

Professor Harry Lewis
College

Former College Dean Attacks Social Group Penalties in Washington Post Op-Ed

“Using ‘nondiscrimination’ as a cudgel against students’ private associations is odiously patronizing," Former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis ’68 wrote in the op-ed.

The Delphic Door
Final Clubs

Delphic Club Members Hired Strippers for 2010 Punch Event

​Graduate members of the Delphic Club hired strippers to entertain a handful of undergraduates at an October 2010 punch event held in a graduate’s Boston apartment.

Class Day Speakers
College

Senior Class Committee Names Student Class Day Speakers

The Senior Class Committee announced the four members of the graduating Class of 2017 who will share reflections on their time at Harvard May 24 for the College’s annual Class Day celebrations.

University Hall
College

College to Revive ‘Director of Community and Diversity’ Position in Freshman Dean’s Office

The Freshman Dean's Office will revive the position of "Director of Community and Diversity" in response to recommendations from a diversity and inclusion working group.

Dean Khurana
College

College Plans to Pilot Inter-House Dining Societies

Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana will follow the “spirit”—and not the exact wording—of recommendations from a report on the College’s social group policy.

Khurana at the UC Meeting
College

Khurana, Dingman Pen Op-Ed Defending Rejection of Program for Low Income Students

Khurana and Dingman published an op-ed defending the College’s rejection of a summer program for low income students.

Mock notice front
College

Fake ‘Investigation Unit’ Notice Sparks Controversy, Apologies

​Mock notices from a purported “Harvard Special Investigations Unit" sparked outrage from several students, who called the false flyers disturbing, and prompted the involved students groups to apologize.

Ban Ki Moon Humanitarian of the Year
Harvard Kennedy School

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to Join Kennedy School as Fellow

​Former United Nations Secretary-General and Kennedy School alumnus Ban Ki-Moon will be returning to campus this month as a fellow at the Kennedy School.

Squirrels of Harvard
Harvard Law School

Squirrels of Harvard

A squirrel sits perched on a ledge outside the Harvard Law School Library.

Khurana at the UC Meeting
College

Khurana at the UC Meeting

Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana speaks at an Undergraduate Council meeting in Harvard Hall on Sunday evening. During the meeting, Khurana explained why he rejected a proposed summer program for low-income and first generation students.

A Recurring Fight
College

National Fraternity CEO Denounces College Policy

The president of a national umbrella group for several Harvard fraternities condemned Wednesday the College's decision to be more lenient with all-female groups.

Divest Harvard Blockade
University Finances

Divest Harvard Blockade

Kirsi Anselmi-Stith '18 holds up a Divest Harvard banner in front of University Hall. Around 20 members of the group blockaded entrances to the building Wednesday morning in protest of Harvard's decision not to divest from the coal industry.

Adams K Space
House Life

As College Brings Social Life to Houses, Single-Gender Groups Tag Along

As Harvard aims to reinvigorate social life in undergraduate Houses, the very off-campus groups whose influence the College hopes to minimize have started taking advantage of the relaxed rule​s for hosting events in common spaces.