FAS Pitches Fundraising for Social Life
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences has made undergraduate life one of its priorities in its capital campaign fundraising, according to FAS Dean Michael D. Smith.
FAS May Allow Donors to Endow Faculty Deanships
Selling the name rights to Faculty Dean positions in the House of a donor's choice could be a much-needed revenue source for House renewal, FAS Dean Michael D. Smith said.
FAS Reserves Dwindling, Dean Says
Cash reserves for Harvard’s flagship Faculty have dwindled to “effectively zero,” Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Michael D. Smith said at a meeting of the body Tuesday.
FAS Surpasses $2.5 Billion Campaign Fundraising Goal
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences passed its $2.5 billion capital campaign goal in June, FAS Dean Michael D. Smith said at the Faculty’s monthly meeting Tuesday.
Committee Co-Chairs to Host Town Hall on Social Clubs
A committee charged with overseeing the implementation of a new College social life policy will hold a public town hall next week to discuss its work moving forward.
Harvard, Former Professor Spar in Ongoing Tenure Lawsuit
Harvard has gone to great lengths to maintain the secrecy of its tenure process in an ongoing federal civil suit filed by a former professor in March 2015.
Harvard Moves Forward in CS50 Trademark Application
The letters “TM” could eventually adorn the T-shirts and posters seen around campus for Harvard’s flagship undergraduate computer science course.
Faculty Council Discusses Final Club, Greek Org. Sanctions
Members of the Faculty Council discussed single-gender social organizations at their first two meetings of the semester in preparation for a likely Faculty of Arts and Sciences vote on whether to support a new College policy penalizing the groups.
A.D. Begins First ‘Open Punch’ with Schmoozing and Soft Drinks
Scores of blazer-clad undergraduate men trickled into the ballroom of the Sheraton Commander hotel on Tuesday evening for the all-male A.D. Club’s first ever “open punch” event.
Committee Set to Consider Motion Against Social Org. Sanctions
The Faculty Council’s newly-elected docket committee is set to consider a motion filed last spring that some professors believe could prevent College sanctions against members of single-gender social organizations from taking effect.
Seeking Safety for BGLTQ Students
Students say the College has more work to do in building a relationship of trust with queer and transgender students.
Standing Up: Student Groups Take on Sexual Assault
Despite efforts to improve trainings, some have suggested the brief sessions on their own may be insufficient.
Ninety-five Seniors Join Phi Beta Kappa
Rejoicing with smiles, shouts, and hurried text messages to parents, 95 members of the Class of 2016 found out they had been elected to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society in an email on Wednesday.
Police Evacuate Business School Buildings After Bomb Threat
Police are evacuating several buildings at Harvard Business School in response to a reported bomb threat.
Student Researchers Aim to ‘Reframe Harvard’s History’
Students presented research on Harvard’s history of race relations, gender equality, and BGLTQ rights following intensifying discussion of such campus issues at an event hosted at Phillips Brooks House Thursday.