We are writing today with an update regarding programing for Harvard-Yale. As you know, the Dean of Students Office has been working with students, the Athletic Department, HUHS, HUPD and others to shape programming for the Harvard-Yale weekend that is both safe and engaging for our students. With that in mind, we are pleased to announce some preliminary details regarding events for Harvard-Yale weekend. While some details remain to be determined, we wanted to share with you the programming we have so far. We will continue to update you as the plans are finalized.
Campus-Wide Social Friday 11/16, 11pm-1:30am, Memorial Hall Complex The College Events Board (CEB) will host a campus-wide social event to celebrate Harvard-Yale! This event will be open to Harvard and Yale undergraduates with College ID.
Harvard-Yale On-Campus Student Gathering Saturday, 11/17, 9:30am-11:15am, Science Center Plaza A central student-focused event, with a 21+ bar area monitored by SES staff. HoCos are welcome to set up tables to represent their House Communities. The focus will be on providing a central gathering place for students to convene before boarding buses to Fenway. Food will be provided.
Harvard-Yale Fenway Student Gathering Saturday, 11/17, 10:00am-11:45am, The student gathering will be held just outside of Fenway Park in the Ipswich Lot, located at the corner of Ipswich and Van Ness Streets. The space will be open to undergraduates from both Harvard and Yale. There will be music and giveaways. Food and beverages (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be served.
In addition, please be advised that buses to Fenway will depart from Oxford Street beginning at 9:00am on Saturday 11/17. More details regarding transportation coming soon!
Lastly, if you have not already done so there is still time to secure your ticket to The Game! Undergraduate student tickets will be distributed through October 18 at the Murr Center as well as at the Smith Campus Center until 5:00 today. Please click here for the distribution schedule.
We are excited to celebrate The Game with you and hope you will join us for these events!
Lauren Brandt Associate Dean of Students Dean of Students Office Harvard College
Alexander R. Miller Associate Dean for Student Engagement Dean of Students Office Harvard College