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Student Life

Seven Harvard Affiliates Awarded Schwarzman Scholarship

Seven Harvard students were named Schwarzman scholars this year, winning a one-year, fully-paid master's degree opportunity at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Student Groups

Students Fundraise for Disaster Relief After Earthquake in Indonesia

The Harvard Indonesian Students Association (HISA) launched a fundraiser last week to provide disaster relief following the recent earthquake in Cianjur, Indonesia, which killed and injured hundreds.

Annenberg Hall

‘Still a Nice Thanksgiving’: Some Harvard Students Enjoy Thanksgiving Break on Campus

While many students vacated their dorms and headed home for Thanksgiving dinner, Saaim A. Khan ’25 opted to hang back on campus and enjoy the quiet.

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Harvard Square

Harvard Square Businesses Welcome New and Old Faces During Game Day Weekend

Harvard Square businesses welcomed crowds of visitors last weekend for the first Harvard-Yale football game in Cambridge since 2016.

DACA Event
Graduate School of Education

Immigration Initiative at Harvard Hosts a Panel on the Future of DACA

The Immigration Initiative at Harvard discussed the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in a hybrid event at the Harvard Graduate School of Education on Monday.

DACA Event
International Students

DACA Event

The Immigration Initiative at Harvard hosted a Monday morning event on the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy.

Quincy Grille
House Life

House Grilles Reopen for Business After Pandemic Disruptions

Shuttered for much of the pandemic, Harvard’s House grilles — once staples of student life — are slowly making a comeback.

Queen's Head Pub
On Campus

Reopening of Cambridge Queen’s Head Pub Draws Crowds

The Cambridge Queen’s Head Pub reopened its doors this month — after its closure due to the pandemic over two and a half years ago — hosting 50-cent wing Wednesdays, trivia, and karaoke nights.

Indigenous Peoples' Day Event

Harvard Affiliates Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day with Event in Harvard Yard

More than 100 Harvard affiliates attended an Indigenous People’s Day celebration organized by Natives at Harvard College on Monday.

Indigenous Peoples' Day Event

Indigenous Peoples' Day Event

Fly Away, Borguet

Harvard Students Travel to Providence for Football Game Against Brown

Harvard’s football team faced off against Brown last week, bringing home a win 35-28. Droves of Harvard students traveled by train to party at tailgates, watch the football game, and visit friends in Providence, R.I.

Cronkhite Housing

Students Living in Cronkhite Overflow Housing Sign Petition for a Dining Hall

More than 30 undergraduates living in Cronkhite Center, a former graduate student dormitory currently serving as overflow housing, have signed onto a petition urging administrators to serve hot food within the building’s dining hall.

University Hall

Dean of Students Office Reaffirms Independence of Harvard Undergraduate Association

Representatives from the DSO reaffirmed the independence of the Harvard Undergraduate Association amid controversies surrounding the student government’s early months.

FGLI Welcoming Ceremony

Students Gather for Inaugural First-Generation, Low-Income Welcome

Roughly 100 Harvard students convened at Memorial Church Saturday to celebrate first-generation, low-income members of the Class of 2026 in the inaugural FGLI welcoming ceremony.

FGLI Welcoming Ceremony

FGLI Welcoming Ceremony

The inaugural FGLI welcoming ceremony was held Saturday at Memorial Church.