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Darley A.C. Boit

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Tyre Nichols Protest Boston Common

Tyre Nichols Protest Boston Common

A large group of protesters chants together at a protest for Tyre Nichols in Boston Common. The protesters gathered Saturday afternoon at Boston Common, before marching to the State House.

Tyre Nichols Protest State House

‘The Sky is Crying’: In Boston and Cambridge, Harvard Students Mourn Tyre Nichols

Dozens of Harvard students mourned the death of Tyre D. Nichols — the 29-year-old Black skateboarder and photographer who died after being beaten by Memphis police officers following a traffic stop — in a vigil in front of Memorial Church on a drizzly Sunday evening.

John Harvard Statue Comaroff Posters

Following Walkout, Hundreds Email Harvard to Fire Harvard Professor Comaroff Over Harassment Allegations

More than 240 people have emailed top Harvard administrators to demand that the University fire John L. Comaroff — the embattled Harvard professor who returned to teaching this academic year after the school placed him on leave for violating its sexual harassment and professional conduct policies.

Syd D. Sanders ’24 Leads Comaroff Walk Out

More than 100 Students Walk Out of Embattled Harvard Professor Comaroff’s First Class of Semester

More than 100 students walked out of embattled Harvard professor John L. Comaroff’s class Tuesday afternoon, protesting his continued presence on campus after he was placed on leave last year for violating the University’s sexual harassment policy.

Jack Zhao Peter Brand Fencing Trial Closing Statements

Attorneys Clash Over Key Witness’ Credibility in Closing Arguments for Harvard Admissions Bribery Trial

Federal prosecutors and defense attorneys sparred over the credibility of a self-described “middleman” in the alleged admissions bribery scheme between ex-Harvard fencing coach Peter Brand and a Harvard parent in closing arguments Tuesday.

Jie "Jack" Zhao Courthouse Day 10 Peter Brand Trial

Zhao Sons Testify They Were Unaware of Alleged Bribes to Ex-Harvard Fencing Coach

Eric Y. Zhao ’18 and Edward Y. Zhao ’21, whose father is accused of bribing a former Harvard fencing coach, testified Monday that their father’s involvement in their fencing careers was driven by his love for the sport.

Emerson Hall

Sex Week Hosts Lecture on Navigating Transgender Healthcare

Harvard Sex Week hosted a lecture on Friday in Emerson Hall on navigating healthcare as a transgender person.

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Student Groups

Harvard Sex Week Comes to Campus

Harvard’s tenth annual Sex Week, an annual weeklong series of events featuring discussions on sex and intimacy, concluded Sunday evening.

Transgender Awareness Week Event: Representation in the Media
Harvard Kennedy School

Panelists Discuss LGBTQ+ Representation in Media at Shorenstein Center Event

Harvard College’s Office of BGLTQ+ Life celebrated the start of Transgender Awareness Week with a Shorenstein Center panel on media representation on Monday.

Drag Exhibit
On Campus

Houghton Library Features Editor of Underground Queer Magazine at Fall 2022 Hofer Lecture

Linda Simpson, editor and publisher of My Comrade, spoke about her experience running the queer magazine during this fall’s Hofer Lecture on Thursday.

Holden Chapel

Association of Black Harvard Women Hosts Fourth Annual Vigil for Black Transgender Lives

The Association of Black Harvard Women hosted its fourth annual vigil commemorating Black transgender lives lost in the past year on Saturday.

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Student Groups

Over 400 Harvard Affiliates Sign Petition Requesting More Resources for LGBTQ+ Graduate Students

More than 400 Harvard affiliates signed a petition urging top University administrators to provide more resources for LGBTQ+ graduate students by hiring one or more full-time employees dedicated to supporting students, faculty, and staff across the graduate schools.

“Disability as Diversity” Event
Student Groups

Harvard Hosts First ‘Disability as Diversity’ Celebration

Harvard Disability Resources hosted its first “Disability as Diversity” celebration on Wednesday in honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Trans Event

‘The First Event of Its Kind’: Students Host Harvard Trans+ Community Event

Hundreds of Harvard students and affiliates crowded into Cabot House Theater for Harvard College’s first Trans+ Community Celebration on Wednesday evening.


Mike on a Bike: Dunster Resident Dean Michael Uy Bikes from California to Harvard in 42 Days

Dunster House Resident Dean Michael Uy arrived at the upperclassman house on his bike “Dragon” Saturday — after completing a 42-day, 13-state, cross-country cycling trip.