City | 4:51 pm | February 29, 2012 | By Nick Defiesta

Protesters ask Harvard to grant honorary degrees

John Harvard rests on Harvard's campus

As Lady Gaga launches her Born This Way Foundation at Harvard today, protestors are calling on the university to renounce century-old anti-gay policies. A Facebook event asked Harvard students and affiliates to meet at 3 p.m. in front of Sanders Theater to ask the university to officially renounce a secret court it created in the »

Culture | 10:19 pm | January 20, 2012 | By Caroline Tan

Lady Gaga partners with Harvard on Foundation

Lady Gaga, above, will partner with various Harvard organizations to launch the Born This Way Foundation.

We always knew Harvard attracted little monsters, but a recent announcement that Lady Gaga would be visiting the university in February further confirms that belief. The international icon and sometime pop singer will be at the University‚Äôs Sanders Theatre on Feb. 29 to launch her Born This Way Foundation. The foundation will partner with The »

University | 4:32 pm | January 9, 2012 | By Tapley Stephenson

YCC looks to expand gender-neutral housing

Yale was the last Ivy League school to implement a gender-neutral housing option. After numerous panel discussions and committee meetings, the University approved gender-neutral housing in February 2010.

The Yale College Council wants to expand gender-neutral housing to next year’s juniors, according to a report sent out Monday morning. The report cited a November 2011 survey of the classes of 2013 and 2014, which showed that 92.7 percent of respondents were either supportive or indifferent to gender-neutral housing, and that 67.1 percent would »