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Elizabeth Warren at Y2Y Opening
Harvard Square

Student Homeless Shelters Attract Influx of Volunteers

Both the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter and the newly opened Y2Y Youth Homeless Shelter had more volunteers apply for shifts than could be accommodated.

Mardi Bras

Mardi Gras Drive Seeks Female Hygiene Products for Homeless Shelters

A non-profit led by an undergraduate is holding a two-day donation drive in the Science Center plaza for feminine hygiene products.

Student Life

Harvard i-Lab Celebrates Four Years

The i-Lab was founded as a place for students across the University’s schools to collaborate on entrepreneurial projects and learn about innovation, managing director Jodi Goldstein said.

Harvard Hackathon

Students Code For 36 Hours At HackHarvard

The event, which lasted from Friday to Sunday, saw hundreds of students from multiple universities converge on Harvard’s campus to create innovative digital projects using new technology.


World Renowned Beatboxers Convene for Workshop

Beatboxing enthusiasts convened for a workshop and performance, titled "The Art of Beatboxing," that featured renowned beatboxers from around the world and was sponsored by the Office for the Arts.

Adams All Gender Restroom

Adams House Introduces Gender-Neutral Bathrooms

Adams House administrators relabeled bathroom signage throughout the House, doing away with gender-specific restrooms and replacing them with gender-neutral ones.

Richard Quest Introduces Broadcast Taping of “Fight For Freedom”

Panelists Discuss Exploitation and Trafficking at JFK Forum

The event was broadcast by CNN as part of the CNN Freedom Project, a program created to prevent human trafficking and advocate for victims of exploitation.

The Future of Podcasts
Harvard in the City

Podcast Pioneers Assess Medium at HUBWeek Panel

​Dubbing 2015 the “Year of the Podcast,” panelists at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society pulled back the curtain on the history of the digital media form and discussed its future.