Yesterday the White House released its “Now Is the Time” gun control plan. The Undergraduate Council is proud to announce that a small group of representatives have been hard at work over winter break, contributing to the national conversation that led up to the White House announcement. This focus group, working independently of the Council, published a [...]
Harvard College, the Undergraduate Council, and Harvard Alumni Association are collaborating to offer 9 faculty and alumni book talks during Wintersession. At the conclusion of each talk, 40 free copies of the book will distributed to the students first to arrive and then signed by the author. The participating authors are Gerald Chertavian, Robert Sampson, [...]
Last year, Steven Pinker, Joanne Chang ’91, Elisa New, Stephen Greenblatt, Theda Skocpol, Stephanie Mitchell, Michael Canfield, and Dani Rodrik joined undergraduates to discuss their recent books. This coming January, the Faculty & Alumni Book Talk Series will be returning. Please let us know which alumni and faculty you would like to have participate in [...]
Harvard College, the Undergraduate Council, and Harvard Alumni Association are collaborating to offer 8 faculty and alumni book talks during Wintersession. At the conclusion of each talk, 50 copies of the book will be raffled to participants and signed by the author. The participating authors are Steven Pinker, Joanne Chang, Elisa New, Stephen Greenblatt, Theda [...]
Start planning your J-Term: UC-sponsored Wintersession Events are Here! Wondering what to do over Wintersession? This year, students have put together events, activities and conferences sure to make your last days of winter break some of your best! Check the UC-sponsored Wintersession events by clicking Read More! For more Wintersession events that aren’t directly UC-sponsored, [...]
Below are more OWAW events that are not directly UC-sponsored.
Everyone get excited for Optional Winter Activities Week (OWAW)! For the most current list of events during OWAW, . To view more events, click here!
The UC-sponsored events listing during OWAW is here. Get excited!
Optional Winter Activities Week (OWAW) takes place from January 16 - 23, 2011. During this period the UC will fund new, creative, and diverse programs and projects that are otherwise unavailable for Harvard undergraduates during the normal academic year. Find out how you and your student group can participate in this exciting new program! For more information, [...]
In April 2010, the College Dean’s office announced plans for Winter Break 2011. These plans included a new Optional Winter Activities Week from January 16 – 23, 2011 before spring classes start, where all Houses, dorms, and dining halls will be open for all students. We’ve been working to make this coming January a success [...]