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Yard Bulletin - Volume 2019, Issue 30

April 29, 2016

Check out the final edition of the Yard Bulletin, featuring: a message from the dean, Freshman Awards, Annenberg announcements, PAF tips on reading period and final exams, important move-out information, and more.



The Freshman Dean’s Office is responsible for all aspects of the first year at Harvard College as students make the transition from home and high school into a new and diverse community. Harvard is proud of its unique residential system, one which places freshmen in and around the Yard—the historic and geographic center of the College—and which provides them a close network of peers and advisers.


The FDO offers many opportunities for you to get to know your classmates, learn more about college life and to simply have fun.

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From dorm amenities like music rooms to kitchen equipment and DVDs, the FDO has many resources that freshmen can take advantage of.

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2016 May 03

Drop-In Meditation

Repeats every weekday until Fri May 06 2016 except Mon Mar 14 2016, Tue Mar 15 2016, Wed Mar 16 2016, Thu Mar 17 2016, Fri Mar 18 2016.
12:15pm to 12:45pm

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