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Laura C. Espinoza

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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.

Fall in Harvard Yard

Ten Harvard Affiliates Win Schwarzman Scholarships

For several of Harvard’s newly minted scholars, the opportunity to combine their academic interests with an international experience made the Schwarzman Scholars fellowship particularly appealing.

A Discussion of Indigenous Invisibility
Student Life

Native American Harvard Students Discuss Indigenous Invisibility on Campus

Native American Harvard students spoke about feelings of “indigenous invisibility” on campus and potential solutions to the issue at a panel last Monday. Some spoke about the burden of having to prove their heritage.

Robot Arm
Harvard Law School

Incarcerated Youth Visit Harvard to Explore Career, Educational Options After Release

A handful of incarcerated youth traveled around Harvard's campus Thursday to learn about possible professional and educational paths they could pursue after their release from prison.

Harvard Law School Library
Harvard Law School

Harvard Law Gives Public Free Access to Four Centuries of U.S. Court Cases

The Library Innovation Lab at Harvard Law School published a full collection of United States court cases dating from 1658 to 2018 on Monday.

Galactic Panspermia Authors

New Harvard Study ‘Galactic Panspermia’ Posits Transfer of Life Between Planets

Researchers from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics recently released a study about an astronomical theory called panspermia.


Founders of ‘Black Voters Matter’ and ‘Woke Vote’ Discuss Black Electoral Empowerment in the South

The event was intended to engage students from Harvard, Mississippi State University, University of Southern Mississippi, and University of Alabama.