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Announcing Craig Rodgers as Program Manager for Military Student Services

February 20, 2020

Dear Harvard College Students,
 
I am writing today to announce an exciting new position in the Dean of Students Office. I am pleased to introduce you to Dr. Craig Rodgers, our newly appointed Program Manager for Military Student Services at Harvard College. Craig will play a critical role in working with our ROTC cadets and midshipmen, veterans, and other students at the College who are interested in military service.

While this position is new, Craig certainly is not new to...

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Announcing New Associate Dean of Students for Inclusion and Belonging: Alta Mauro

January 15, 2020

Dear Harvard College Students:
 
I am excited to introduce Dr. Alta Mauro as the new Associate Dean of Students for Inclusion and Belonging at Harvard College.

Dean Mauro is currently the assistant dean of students and founding director of Spiritual Life & Intercultural Education at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) where she leads institutional efforts related to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and the intercultural competence of students, staff, and faculty. Prior to joining NYUAD, Dean Mauro was director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs at...

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Introducing Elm Yard Resident Dean: Chris Scanlon

January 10, 2020

Dear Members of the Class of 2023,

I write today to introduce you to Chris Scanlon, who begins as Resident Dean of First-Year Students in Elm Yard on January 15. We are thrilled to have Chris join our team, as he brings tremendous spirit and valuable experience to the role.

Chris is an educator who believes that the communities developed on college campuses have a powerful effect on the well-being and success of students—a source of motivation throughout his 13 years working in higher education. Chris will be joining us from Wentworth Institute of Technology where he...

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First-Year Proctors

December 19, 2019

The 2020-21 proctor application is now open, with a priority deadline of Monday, January 6, 2020. 

Applications received after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all anticipated vacancies are filled. 

A complete application to the proctor program consists of the following elements:

  • Online application form

  • One letter of recommendation

  • Two additional references

  • CV/resume

  • ...
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House Life Survey

December 3, 2019
Dear Harvard College Students,

I hope you had a restful Thanksgiving break!

The House Life Survey has been launched, and we need your voice. This survey plays a critical role in helping to make improvements to the residential experience for both you and future members of your House. The survey asks for your opinion on everything from house programming to social support to the overall sense of community within your house. You can also offer your suggestions on additional programming and other improvements you would recommend.

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Harvard/Yale: Transportation and Spirit Week Events

November 21, 2019

Dear Harvard College Students,

I can’t wait to see you in New Haven this weekend as we celebrate the 136th annual playing of “The Game” between Harvard and Yale! This event is always one of the highlights of the year, and a great opportunity to show your school spirit and enjoy a fun weekend with friends.

Below is some information about getting to the game, enjoying some festive events with friends throughout the week, and most importantly – having fun and staying safe. I hope you will take a moment to read through this information. You can also find lots of useful...

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Harvard/Yale: Ticketing, Transportation, Lodging

November 8, 2019

Dear Harvard College Students,
 
It’s hard to believe that “The Game” is just over two weeks away! I am writing to share with you some information about this annual rivalry between Harvard and Yale, taking place on Saturday, November 23 at noon at the Yale Bowl in New Haven, CT. As you know, The Game is one of the most storied traditions in all of college athletics, and I hope to see many of you at the Yale Bowl for the 136th rendition.

Below is some information you will need if you plan to be there. I also encourage you...

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