Dozens of juniors gathered in the Science Center to reflect on past experiences, their “sense of self,” and future plans three years into their time at the College.
The initial batches of Theater, Dance, and Media concentrators largely laud the program, though some say it can be difficult to balance its multiple components.
“I suddenly have free time. I don’t even know what to do with my time, which is great,” David F. Clifton ’17, a Classics concentrator, said.
This year marks the first time in three years that Harvard fell behind some peer institutions in producing Fulbright Scholars.
Now more than ever, Harvard administrators are considering quandaries of “belonging” in the spaces students occupy, from final clubs to Houses. The first three incarnations of the House system were born from issues of inclusivity—future changes could be motivated by similar concerns.
Drained after months of work, seniors at the College are beginning to finish their theses, and History and Literature concentrators turned in their works this week.
Some students praised the Committee on Undergraduate Education’s decision to include questions on the cost of course materials in this spring’s Q evaluations.
For students currently attending the College, the gradual move to a new General Education program has been met with a range of reactions.
The Committee on Undergraduate Education also discussed a potential new schedule to be introduced ahead of the opening of Harvard’s new SEAS complex in Allston.
Economics 10b: “Principles of Economics” is the most popular course in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences for the fourth consecutive spring.
While many relished the last week of their winter vacation, 24 enthusiastic students returned to campus a week early for a Wintersession course on James Joyce’s “Ulysses.”
The my.harvard course selection website created to centralize all courses malfunctioned for some students throughout the day, with some reporting slow loading times.
Sugar flowed this weekend as many Houses made candy displays and celebrated Halloween.
Panelists argued that money has a skewed role in the American political process at an event last Friday evening hosted by Democracy Matters, a national student organization that advocates for campaign finance reform.
Harvard students from the Chicago area rejoiced as the Chicago Cubs Major League Baseball team won the National League Championship pennant on Saturday and reached the World Series for the first time since 1945.