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Caleb O. Shelburne

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Mock Trial Team Beats Yale To Win National Championship

Harvard rose to the top of the 48 teams in the American Mock Trial Association's national championship to claim its first national title.


Harvard Will Hold First University-Wide TEDx Event Next Fall

The event will be held next October, according to Christian G. B. Haigh ’16, the co-president of TEDxHarvardCollege, which is the student group in charge of putting on the event.


Relay For Life Raises Over $30K for Cancer

The 12-hour event, one of many held annually around the world, centered on a fundraising walk around the Gordon Indoor Track. It also featured games, food, ceremonies, and performances by student groups.


Science Journal Publishes Inaugural Issue

The ICSJ, a collaborative science publication featuring material from multiple colleges including Harvard, released its first issue in March.


Harvard Relay for Life Sets Goal of $60K

The overnight fundraising walk, one of many nationwide, features team members walking laps around Gordon Indoor Track for up to 12 hours, as well as other activities that have included live band performance and free massages in the past.

Harvard Dems and BSA

Panelists Call for Policy Changes To Address Systemic Racism

At a meeting of the Harvard College Democrats Tuesday, panelist Nashwa Y. Gewaily discussed recommendations sent by the ACLU to the Boston Police Department following grand jury rulings in Ferguson and Staten Island last fall.


Harvard Advocate Launches Website, Seeks $150K in Fund Drive

The Advocate launched a redesigned website Friday as part of a larger initiative to increase its readership and social media presence. The publication will also begin a $150,000 fundraising drive Feb. 27 in honor of its 150th anniversary in 2016 according to its president Kiara F. Z. Barrow ’16.

UC Meeting HBX
Undergraduate Council

Goyal, Nasrollahzadeh Campaign for a UC that 'Begins with U'

Hoping to continue their UC partnership, Nasrollahzadeh and Goyal are campaigning on a platform that seeks to find new funding sources for students and increase the sense of community among undergraduates.

Jugaad City
Graduate School of Design

Expert Pushes for Cost-Effective Design in India

Vikram C. Bhatt, a professor of architecture at McGill University, discussed urbanization in India Monday evening.

Future of the EU

Europe Needs More Economic Integration, Former EU President Says

A core group of European countries should integrate their fiscal systems in order to respond effectively to the ongoing economic crisis, according to Josep Borrell Fontelles, who spoke at Harvard Tuesday afternoon.


Anthropologist Shares Tales of Conservation, Discovery

Wright has spent the last three decades of her life working to protect Madagascar's rainforests and bring economic development to the nation's citizens.

Harvard Kennedy School

Businessman Discusses Challenges of Palestinian City Creation

Bashar Masri, who has helped lead a project to build a Palestinian city, said his team has faced many obstacles in the past seven years.

Harvard Law School

Law Professors Talk Obama’s ISIS Strategy

Two Harvard Law School professors critiqued the legal grounds of President Obama’s military strategy against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria during a lecture Monday.