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Gender and Sexuality

Massachusetts Hall
Race

Across Harvard’s Schools, Percentage of Female and Underrepresented Minority Faculty Remains Stagnant

The percentage of female and underrepresented minority faculty at Harvard has remained largely stagnant over the past year, according to the University’s annual Faculty Diversity and Development report released Wednesday.

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Race

Sexual Misconduct Climate Survey Firm Paid $1.5 Million in 2014 Employment Discrimination Settlement

The Association of American Universities released its second national sexual misconduct survey April 2 in collaboration with Westat — a research firm that faced employment discrimination charges in 2014.

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Harvard Business School

Harvard Business School Seeks to Further Expand Offerings for Women and Minorities

Nohria said that in recent years the school has put in place a number of admissions and outreach strategies aimed at attracting and retaining a more diverse student population during an interview Tuesday.

Gender Summit
Gender and Sexuality

Gender Summit

Panelists John Wilson, Kacey Gill, Nicole Merhil, and Kathleen L. McGinn discuss how data and student voices drive change in the Smith Campus Center on Tuesday afternoon.

Gender Summit
Gender and Sexuality

Harvard Gender Equity Summit Filled with Panels and Protest

Panelists, performers, and speakers at Harvard’s inaugural gender equity summit — Harvard Hears You — crossed the stage in the Smith Campus Center on Tuesday as onlookers passed through, staying for minutes or hours at the day-long event.

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College

OSAPR

High-profile women who worked in the Obama's administration speak about their work in the White House and on issues of workplace diversity, gender equity, and domestic violence on a panel organized by the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response.

OSAPR
College

OSAPR Kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with a Conversation on Gender-Based Violence

The Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response kicked off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with a discussion about gender based violence and advocacy for victims of sexual assault in a panel at Memorial Church Monday evening.

Women's Week Open Mic
College

Harvard Women’s Center, Campus Groups Host Women’s Week to ‘Power Through’

The Harvard College Women’s Center hosted its 13th annual Women’s Week, featuring 10 student-led events with the theme “Power Through” throughout last week. The programming covered topics ranging from “Empowering Women in STEM” to the “10th Annual Feminist Coming Out Day.”

Drag Show Statement
Visual Arts

The Kings and Queens of Radcliffe

The sisters’ film project, six years in the making, emerged from one of Gabrielle Burton’s experiences: She attended a drag show starring her friend’s husband, aka Virginia West, an award-winning drag queen in Columbus, Ohio.

BGLTQ Office
College

HUHS and BGLTQ Student Life Office Collaborate on Mental Health Working Group

Following the results of last year’s student health survey, Harvard University Health Services and the Office of BGLTQ Student Life have partnered to create a working group to address the mental health needs of BGLTQ students.

University Hall
Race

Harvard Launches Pilot Pulse Survey Following Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

The Office of Institutional Research is administering a pilot Pulse Survey for approximately 50,000 Harvard affiliates — the first-ever University-wide survey of its kind.

Q&A With Laverne Cox
Gender and Sexuality

Laverne Cox to Speak at Inaugural Harvard Gender Equity Summit

Emmy-nominated actress and advocate Laverne Cox is slated to speak at Harvard’s inaugural gender equity summit. She will take part in the summit's cornerstore evening panel, which will be held in Memorial Church on April 2 and feature other celebrity panelists.

First Day of School
College

The #MeToo Movement Makes Its Way Into Harvard Courses

As women around the world have come forward with personal stories about sexual misconduct they’ve faced, Harvard courses have begun to integrate explorations of #MeToo movement themes and issues into their curriculum.

Adams House Renewal
House Life

After Vandalism, Adams House Convenes Committee to Review Bathroom Signage

In an email Friday, Adams House administrators announced a new committee to review restroom signage following the vandalism of a gender-neutral bathroom.​​​​​​​

University Hall
Race

Harvard College Unveils Working Group to Implement Inclusion and Belonging Report

Harvard College announced the creation of a new working group charged with examining how spaces and symbols on campus impact the student body and exploring new avenues for diversity-related programming Tuesday morning.

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