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‘It Feels Like a Daydream’: International Students At Home Describe Surreal, Challenging Adjustments During COVID-19 Pandemic

International students faced a wide range of responses to the pandemic when they returned home this month — and continue to face unique challenges ahead.

Harvard restricted travel to Italy and Iran

Harvard to Restrict Travel to Italy, Iran Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Harvard has restricted travel to Italy and Iran amid an outbreak of coronavirus cases in the two countries, according to a Saturday email from University Provost Alan M. Garber '76 and Harvard University Health Services Director Giang T. Nguyen.

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Harvard Kennedy School

Forty Protest Indian Consul General at Harvard India Conference

Students and workers from across Boston gathered at the Harvard Business School to protest Indian Consul General Sandeep Chakravorty’s speech at the Harvard India Conference on Sunday.

Iranian Divinity School Student Case
Harvard Divinity School

More Than 1,000 Sign Petition Supporting Divinity School Student Denied Entry to United States

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition demanding the safe re-entry of Reihana Emami Arandi, an Iranian citizen admitted to Harvard Divinity School in 2019 but deported from Logan International Airport in September.

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Harvard Programs Postpone Operations in China Due to Coronavirus

Several of Harvard’s China-affiliated research programs and institutions have postponed or altered their operations due to the global outbreak of the new coronavirus.

Iranian Divinity School Student Case
Harvard Divinity School

Lawyers File Civil Rights Complaint in Case of Deported Harvard Divinity School Admittee

Lawyers representing Reihana Emami Arandi — an Iranian citizen deported from Logan International Airport last fall while trying to attend Harvard Divinity School — filed a civil rights complaint with the Department of Homeland Security’s Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Office on Thursday.

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Harvard Affiliates Stage 24-Hour Protest Against India’s Citizenship Amendment Act

Under a blue tarp hung between four light poles bedecked with Indian flags, a group of Harvard graduate students and local activists staged a 24-hour protest in Harvard Square on Sunday to mark the 70th anniversary of India’s constitution and decry India’s Citizenship Amendment Act.

Science Center Chairs

Hundreds of Harvard Affiliates Sign Letter Protesting India’s Citizenship Amendment Act

More than 220 Harvard affiliates signed a letter to the Indian government supporting protests against India’s Citizenship Amendment Act and condemning suppression of student protests at Indian universities.

Science Center Farmers Market

GoodieKrunch Crumbles into Cambridge

An unorthodox, unapologetic upgrade on the classic cereal-and-granola-schtick, each of GoodieKrunch’s crumbs holds the seed of a remarkable story.

Lehman Hall

GSAS Student Council Discuss Mental Health Issues, GSAS Athletic Opportunities

Nearly a quarter of surveyed doctoral students across the University are at risk for moderate to severe depression and anxiety, two Harvard College Institutional Research representatives reported at the Graduate Student Council’s meeting Wednesday.

Lehman Hall

GSAS Launches Effort to Reform Advising

Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Emma Dench announced the launch of the GSAS-wide Advising Project in a Nov. 26 email to GSAS graduate students.

Grad Council Meeting

Grad Council Meeting

Graduate Student Council gathers for a meeting in the Barker Center Monday evening.

Grad Council Meeting

Grad Council Issues Last Minute Strike-Inspired Statement

Hours before the graduate student union strike, the Harvard Graduate Council issued a statement regarding the ongoing contract negotiations.


Relics of An Old Cambridge

“It’s my only source of income," Brehm says. "It’s always been sort of a grand adventure. I’ve always been too optimistic. Too out-of-touch.”

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More Than Half of Grad Student Survey Respondents Report Discrimination

More than half of respondents to a graduate student survey on discrimination and harassment reported they have experienced discrimination at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, GSAS Student Council members said Wednesday.