As a result of HGC's advocacy efforts, for the first time in recent memory, Harvard College and Harvard graduate and professional students were seated in one unified seating block, creating a united student section that fostered the idea of One Harvard.
Yesterday's election results have come as a shock to many and has brought to light the extremely polarized climate of the US. A group of students on campus are organizing to create a collective space for healing and brainstorming for action. We'll be meeting tonight from 8:30pm-10:30pm in Starr Auditorium. Read more about A Message to the Harvard Kennedy School Community
Many of you have been deeply affected by election's results. The last night came as a surprise. I and HGC support the diversity of Harvard in all respects and support providing safe spaces during events that may be emotional. Along these lines, I want to reassure HGC's commitment in provision of collaborative opportunities across school lines, and HGC would be glad to direct students to already-organized support events or to create an impromptu gathering today. Read more about Election 2016: A Message from HGC President, Peter Dyrud