Contributing writer

Ifeoluwa T. Obayan

Ifeoluwa T. Obayan '19 jointly studies Biomedical Engineering and Social Anthropology and lives in Leverett House. She is one of the current Comp Directors of the Editorial Board, and writes for the News board as well as Editorial. Ifeoluwa hails from Arlington, Texas. Her interests include educational opportunity for underrepresented minorities especially in STEM, global and national health disparities, Christianity, race/nationality/ethnicity, gender, and Africa, especially Nigeria.

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Kerry Washington Woman of the Year

Kerry Washington Named Hasty Pudding’s Woman of the Year

Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals announced today that actress Kerry Washington, known for her starring role on ABC’s political drama “Scandal,” will be honored later this month as the organization’s 2016 Woman of the Year.

Student Life

Harvard Affiliates in Paris Confirmed Safe

Several Harvard students were in the region during the time of the attacks, including James T.R. Loomos ’16, who said he stayed at a hostel about a mile away from the Bataclan music hall where 89 hostages were killed.


Consulting Firms Reach Out to Minority Students

Students from diverse backgrounds gathered at the Faculty Club for the ninth annual Diversity Recruitment Consulting Conference hosted by the student group Aspiring Minority Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs.

Meyer Gate

Student Veterans Give Harvard Military History Tour

To commemorate Veterans Day, current Harvard students who have previously served in the U.S. Armed Forces led official “Harvard Military History” tours that centered on the University’s and its affiliates’ association to American wars.

Ivy League Conference

At Summit, Ivy League Students Discuss International Leadership

Harvard’s campus welcomed about 250 delegates from the Ivy League and all over the world this past weekend at the 16th annual Ivy Leadership Summit hosted by the intercollegiate, student-run Ivy Council.


PIlot Program Offers High School Students Pell Grants

The program, which could help nearly 10,000 low-income high school students, could help bring in new students to the Harvard Extension School.

Austin Hall
Harvard in the City

Harvard Law School Hosts Federal Circuit Court Arguments

Harvard Law School is often the site of academic legal debate, but Austin Hall saw a rarer occurrence Thursday: members of the federal bench hearing oral arguments in real cases.


Joint FAS, Divinity School Class Screens Star Wars To Kick Off Film Series

This screening was the first in a film series designed to run alongside the course.

Souvenir, Art, or Anthropology?
Visual Arts

Curator Discusses Link Between Photography and Culture

Harvard Art Museums Director of Student Programs David R. Odo pointed out the value of early photography in studying the interaction between Japan and the West in the 19th century.