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Camille G. Caldera

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Letters

To the Editor: On Body Positivity

A recently published opinion, “The Practice of Body Positivity Requires More,” argues that the body positivity movement has neglected the importance of physical health. But the assumption that undergirds its logic — that fat individuals do not engage in healthy habits — is as false as it is fatphobic.

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Lamont Library

Harvard students walk into Lamont Library on Thursday evening.

Grille closures
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Grille closures

The Quincy Grille is just one of several House Grilles that are temporarily closed due to labor shortages and the need for additional employee training.

March 10 Design
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March 10 Design

Lawrence S. Bacow
Labor

Harvard President Bacow Defends Eliminating Pay for Most Idled Contract Workers

University President Lawrence S. Bacow doubled down on the University’s decision to stop compensating the majority of idled contract workers after Jan. 15.

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University

University Administrators Prepare for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

As Americans anticipate the first doses of a coronavirus vaccine, administrators at Harvard have started to prepare for its implications on campus.

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Central Administration

University President Bacow Elaborates on Harvard’s Spring Decision-Making

University President Lawrence S. Bacow said in an interview Thursday that Harvard aimed to bring as many students to campus as possible in the spring while allowing for public health guidelines.

Janitor Worker Safety Update
Labor

Petition Demanding Harvard Pay Contracted Workers Garners 1,100 Signatures

More than 1,100 Harvard affiliates have signed a petition calling on the University to extend the same employment protections to contracted staff members that it offers its direct employees.

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Politics

Open Letter Calls on Harvard to Develop ‘Accountability Guidelines’ on Hiring Former Trump Administration Officials

An open letter calling on Harvard to develop “accountability guidelines” for inviting former members of President Donald J. Trump’s administration to campus circulated online this week.

White House
Politics

Biden Taps Current, Former Harvard Spokespeople for Transition Team and White House

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has tapped two individuals from a little-known arm of the University to aid his transition: Harvard Public Affairs and Communications.

Provost Alan M. Garber
UHS

Harvard Provost Garber Reflects on Rising Campus COVID-19 Cases, Spring Planning

University Provost Alan M. Garber ’76 said the experience of the fall semester provided administrators with more information, like “knowing how well our testing and contact tracing works.”

Massachusetts Hall
Central Administration

Majority of Harvard Personnel to Work Remotely Through June 2021

Amid a skyrocketing nationwide coronavirus case count, University Executive Vice President Katherine N. Lapp announced in an email last week that the majority of faculty, staff, and academic personnel will continue working remotely through June 30, 2021.

University Provost Alan M. Garber '76
FAS

Harvard Provost Garber Lauds 'Sensible' Decision to Reduce GSAS Admissions During Pandemic

University Provost Alan M. Garber ’76 praised the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences for its recent decision to reduce or pause graduate student admissions in an interview with The Crimson on Monday.

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2020 Election

Biden HQ 1

FAS Budget
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FAS Budget

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences's finances have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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