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Attendees demanded Harvard implement a degree-granting program for incarcerated people and lower barriers to the admission of individuals with criminal records.
The Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations awarded Solange Knowles their artist of the year award in front of a sold-out crowd Saturday evening.
The Undergraduate Council approved a proposal of action for a multicultural center on campus at its Sunday meeting.
The acclaimed R&B singer-songwriter will come to Cambridge to receive the award on March 3.
For almost half a century, students have been calling for the University to build and fund a multicultural center. For nearly half a century, Harvard has said no.
Some Harvard students critiqued the committee’s choice, noting they felt frustrated by a pick they said too closely resembles presidents past.
Over 70 students gathered in Fong Auditorium to discuss their vision for a multicultural center on campus at a Friday town hall.
The eyes of Harvard’s undocumented students are turned to Washington as lawmakers negotiate a deal to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.
“That spirit of unity, of empathy, of having a moral compass is what all the leaders miss today. We don’t have those elements in our leadership core,” Matthews said.
Coding, Wolfram argued, is “the enemy” of computational thinking. “I think with the low-level coding, it is as mechanical as a lot of the kind of math that kids find boring."
Ilan Levy, who is running for City Council for a second time, has lived in Cambridge for the last 14 years working as a software engineer.
Dozens of educators, researchers, and students gathered at the Graduate School of Education to discuss research on school choice in New York City public schools.