HES Virtual House

As you may or may not know, Harvard was modeled largely on Cambridge University in England, and that modeling extends all the way down to student housing. According to the Harvard Gazette, the Harvard house system was “Inspired by the centuries-old English university model in which students and faculty live and learn together, the current…

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2009-2010 ELECTION RESULTS

The new 2009-2010 HESA President is Andre Bisasor and the 2009-2010 HESA Vice President is Ram Dhan Kotamaraja. The following results were provided by the dean of students at the Harvard Extension School. This year there were 332 students that participated in the HESA student government election, the highest voter participation in the entire history…

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Harvard monitoring H1N1 influenza, provides tips to avoid it

NOTICE September 11, 2009 Harvard University officials are monitoring the H1N1 influenza (swine flu) and have provided tips for students to help avoid catching or spreading the flu this fall. These include staying home from work and class when you have a fever, and washing your hands often. For more tips, see the Harvard University…

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Convocation launches Harvard Extension School centennial

On September 25, the Harvard University Extension School launched what will be a yearlong celebration of its centenary. Hundreds streamed into the Northwest Science Building for a gala convocation, took in a speedy hour of heartfelt speeches, and afterwards milled pleasantly around with old and new friends. The event started and ended with a prayer….

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Extension Student Honored with 'Service to Humanity' Award

On September 17th, 2009, Lt. Daniel Choi received the Harvard Humanist Chaplaincy’s first ever award for Service to Humanity, to be given annually to a Harvard student who has demonstrated exemplary leadership in ethical service to others. A California native and the son of a Southern Baptist minister, Choi got his start in the military…

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HESA WELCOME BACK KICKOFF SOCIAL

WHEN: Friday, September 18, 2009 TIME: 6:30pm – 9:30pm LOCATION: NW Science Building – 52 Oxford Street, Room B100 (Atrium/Lower Level) DETAILS: The event is free and open to the public but RSVP is requested. This is an exciting HESA event that will kickoff the Centennial year for our students. Join us for food &…

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Media: HESA Welcome Back Kickoff Social

Thanks to everyone who was able to attend this event and for those who did not make it, here is a glimpse of what you missed! (Photos by: Pierre Fatal) [cincopa 10519418] [cincopa 10519415]

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HESA CLUB LEADERS TRAINING & WORKSHOP

WHEN: Friday, September 11, 2009 TIME: 7pm – 9pm LOCATION: Grossman Common Room – 51 Brattle Street, 2nd Floor DETAILS: This is a workshop geared towards current student club leaders and to those students who have already indicated to HESA an interest in starting a new club. These students have already been contacted. However, if…

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