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Kevin R. Chen

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HPT Tickets

HPT Drops Woman of the Year Tickets to $20 for Students, Keeps Man of the Year Tickets at $250

The price to see Milo Ventimiglia accept the Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ Man of the Year Award on Feb. 8 is $250, more than 12 times the $20 some students paid to see Bryce Dallas Howard at the Woman of the Year awards on Jan. 31.

A Conversation with Sruthi and Julia

UC Votes to Appoint Director of Belonging and Inclusion

The Council voted to create a director of belonging and inclusion position at its first general meeting of the year Sunday. The director — to be chosen from among current UC members — will oversee the caucus system and research inclusion within the Council and peer schools’ student governments.

UC Title IX Comment
Undergraduate Council

Harvard Undergraduate Council Criticizes Proposed Title IX Changes

The Council voted to publish a comment against United States Secretary of Education Betsy D. DeVos’s proposed changes to federal Title IX rules at an emergency meeting Tuesday evening. The UC voted to oppose Devos’s rules, 24-1-1.

A Conversation with Sruthi and Julia

Undergraduate Council Leaders Outline Changes to Council Committees, Inclusion Efforts

Undergraduate Council President Sruthi Palaniappan ’20 and Vice President Julia M. Huesa ’20 said they plan to restructure the committee system within the Council.

University Hall

Forty-Eight Seniors Chosen for 2019 PBK Class

About 44 percent of the class of 2019’s newest inductees concentrate in the division of Science, a change from last year, when Social Sciences made up the largest portion with 42 percent.

Love Your Body Day
Student Groups

Harvard's ‘Love Your Body Day’ Features Dogs, Food, and Massages

The student group Eating Concerns Hotline and Outreach hosted the annual 'Love Your Body Day' celebration, featuring therapy dogs and raffle prizes, in Ticknor Lounge Wednesday evening,.


Palaniappan and Huesa Plan to ‘Make Harvard Home’

Sruthi Palaniappan ’20 and Julia M. Huesa ’20 are running to lead the Undergraduate Council under the slogan “make Harvard home.”

Make this Yours
On Campus

First Year Retreat and Experience Hosts Student Showcase

The First Year Retreat and Experience — a new pre-orientation program — hosted a showcase of student performances at the Smith Campus Center Thursday night.


Marathon Reading of 'Frankenstein' Revisits Novel 200 Years Later

Houghton Library hosted a Halloween reading of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” in honor of the 200th anniversary of the book’s publication.

University Hall
Harvard Medical School

Twelve Harvard Professors Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Twelve Harvard faculty members were elected to the National Academy of Medicine, considered one of the highest honors in health and medicine, on Oct. 15.

Diversity Dialogue

Students Gather to Debrief Kavanaugh Confirmation With Diversity Peer Educators

The discussion, entitled “Being in and of the World: Do Societal Changes Affect Social Life at Harvard?” was the second in a Diversity Dialogue Series sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education & Support.