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Jordan V. Weatherby '16 and Natasha Khawaja

Class of 2016 Wedding Bells

Hear from seven members of the Class of 2016 who are married or engaged to be married soon.

Community Conversation: Racist Emails

Student Life Office To Host Discussions on Bias Reporting

The discussions—which will likely include focus groups, town hall meetings, a working group, and an online forum—come as a response to the emailed death threat sent to Harvard affiliates last month.

Who's Next?

Lowell, Eliot, and Kirkland Surveyed for Renewal

Surveyors are actively evaluating three houses to determine which one will follow Winthrop House in undergoing a complete renovation, likely to begin in 2017.

Currier House

Currier Dean Takes BU Job, Will Depart at Year's End

Currier House Dean Laura K. Johnson will leave her position at the end of the semester, Currier House Masters Richard Wrangham and Elizabeth Ross wrote to the House community Monday evening.

Student Groups

OSL To Organize Anti-Hazing Working Group

Following its annual anti-hazing poster campaign, the Office of Student Life plans to organize a student working group to further investigate the issue of hazing on campus.

Standing Desk

Mather House Resident Dean Invents Portable Standing Desk

The StandStand, as Leafgren calls the wooden structure, is a portable set of three interlocking panels, easy to assemble and disassemble.

Serenity Room

Following Report on Stress, Freshman Serenity Room Opens

The space, which will be open 24 hours a day, is the first of its kind in the Yard.


Class of 2015 Selects Class Marshals

While the eight class marshals elected to represent the Class of 2015 hail from seven different Houses, more than half study Economics, and only two are female.

Dunster Dining Hall

Dunster Students Praise Renovated Inn

As scaffolding rises over Dunster’s iconic tower, members of the Dunster House community praised the renovated Inn at Harvard.

New Leverett Dining Hall

McKinlock Renovations Draw Praise from Leverett Community

The building is the largest completed renovation to date in the College’s more than $1 billion House Renewal project.

Teaching Town Hall

Campaigning with Limits

Harvard’s teaching fellows want a universal section cap, but administrators say the goal is neither needed nor practicable.

Homophobia and ROTC Debated, 1964
On Campus

LBGTQ Students, Supporters Addressed Homophobia

The 1988-1989 school year was marked by a series of controversies over queer issues, which ranged from an alleged assault of a gay student to a renewed debate over ROTC on campus.

Our Harvard Can Do Better

From Policy to Practice

As the next step in combating sexual violence, members of the Harvard community are taking a closer look at campus culture.


Cabot House to Place Time Capsule in Cupola

Renovations on the cupola of Cabot House’s Briggs Hall have prompted the creation of a time capsule, which current students will fill with reflections on their college experiences and letters to future generations of Cabot residents.

The New Resident Dean

Pforzheimer House Welcomes New Resident Dean

Brigitte Libby was named the next resident dean of Pforzheimer House, Co-Master Anne Harrington '82 announced in an email to the Pfoho community on Friday.