Crimson Reports: New BGLTQ and Diversity Offices On Track to Completion by Next Year

September 27, 2016

"Multiple students suggested that the College and the project’s architects ensure that the new space is welcoming to students. Some suggested that the basement room be open 24/7, and others discussed decorating the space with queer imagery and feminist quotes."

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Update on the Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

August 31, 2016

Dear Harvard College Students,

It is with mixed emotions that I announce I’ve accepted a position as Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of the Center for Diversity & Inclusion at Washington University in St. Louis. This new position will allow me to continue the work I’ve loved so much here at Harvard College while expanding my professional experience and level of responsibility. My last day at Harvard College will be Oct. 20.

I have appreciated the opportunity Harvard College has given me to work on the issues about which I’m most passionate--namely… Read more about Update on the Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

An Update on the Office of BGLTQ Student Life

July 19, 2016

Dear Harvard College Community,

I write with an update on staffing changes at the Office of BGLTQ Student Life.  As you may know, Van Bailey, the inaugural Director of BGLTQ Student Life, accepted a position at the University of Miami in June 2016.  We plan to launch a national search for a full-time director in the Fall with significant input from students, staff, and faculty.

In the meantime, Sheehan Scarborough, Assistant Director of Student Services at the Harvard Summer School and a Proctor in the Freshman Dean’s Office, has agreed to serve as the Interim Director of BGLTQ… Read more about An Update on the Office of BGLTQ Student Life

HUHS Health Assessment Survey

March 9, 2016

Hello All, 

Every other year HUHS sends out a Health Assessment Survey to all undergraduate students at Harvard. We usually have a response rate of about 30%. This year we want to achieve an even higher rate and we need your help.

Last week all College students should have received an email with the link to take the survey. It takes about 15-20 minutes to complete and everyone who completes the survey receives a $5 J.P.Licks gift card. 

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UC Mandates Sexual Assault Training for Some Clubs

February 12, 2016

Seven members of the committee voted unanimously Wednesday to pass the legislation, entitled “The Finance Committee Sexual Assault Prevention Ordinance of 2016.” William A. Greenlaw ’17, the chair of the committee that allocates more than $300,000 to student organizations each year, said he proposed the legislation in response to growing concernsover Read more about UC Mandates Sexual Assault Training for Some Clubs