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Michael E. Xie

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Admissions Office

Two High School Students Granted Amicus Status in Admissions Lawsuit

Two high school students hoping to attend the College were accepted as amici curiae and will be allowed to submit briefs supporting Harvard’s race-conscious admissions processes.


Police Arrest Suspect in Attempted Bank Robbery

Law enforcement officials arrested an escaped federal prisoner suspected of attempting to rob a bank in Central Square Thursday, according to the Massachusetts State Police.

Harvard College Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

High School Students File for Amicus Status in Harvard Admissions Lawsuit

Two high school students who hope to attend the College filed a legal brief supporting Harvard's race-conscious admissions process, which has been challenged in an ongoing lawsuit.

Ely and Bonsall

Ely and Bonsall Promise Less Talk and More Action

​Scott Ely ’18 and Evan M. Bonsall ’19 say they are no strangers to the struggles many Harvard students face and are presenting themselves as leaders that can affect true change.

Barker Center

Café at the Barker Center Hopes to Gain Greater Recognition

The Arts and Humanities Café at the Barker Center has regularly hosted a range of arts events, but students and cafe managers say the cafe’s aspiration to be a campus arts center has yet to fully catch on.

School of Public Health

Dozens in Cambridge Mourn the Death of Thai King Bhumibol

King Bhumibol, whose reign lasted for 70 years until he died this past Thursday, was born at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge while his father studied public health at Harvard.

Damon Clark at Indigenous Peoples' Day

Students Gather in Yard to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Harvard affiliates celebrated Indigenous Peoples’ Day with a ceremony that included cultural dances, chants, music, and spoken word to honor Native Americans culture.


Adams House Opens New Party Space

Deep underneath the intersection of Bow and Plympton streets, students now have a new social space thanks to the recent opening of the "Adams House K Space."