Two comparative study of religion concentrators tell what drew them to their field, and how they plan to use their lessons to make a difference.
Islamic studies scholar Celene Ibrahim discussed the myths and realities of Muslim Feminism at the year’s second Diversity Dialogue.
Year after year, the annual archaeological dig in Harvard Yard unearths treasures and insights.
Intimacy and memory intertwine for undergraduates living in the Dudley Co-op.
A design contest driven by student competition and community involvement is leading to a "street-level, rooftop" garden in Longwood Medical area.
FAS Giving Thanks garners more than 4,000 notes of appreciation for faculty and staff.
A day in the life of a resident of the Center for the Study of World Relgions
Alfredo Garcia, an undocumented student at Harvard Divinity School, is pursuing a master’s in theological studies. He also works to help undocumented youths pursue higher education, and advocates for immigration reform.
Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative fellows find new ways to explore life after one career ends and they move into the social sector.
Photos from Harvard ROTC’s 100th birthday show the intersection of service and academics through time.
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After a bruising election, voters at Harvard cast their ballots and settled in to watch the results.
First Harvard Women’s Weekend focuses on what’s been gained, and what’s still to achieve.
Harvard students in teaching and research positions will vote Nov. 16, 17 on whether to have a union represent them.
The incandescent foliage of New England is on full display across the Harvard campuses on both sides of the Charles River.
A $1 million gift from Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin '10 will go towards supporting the Harvard Financial Aid initiative and improvements to the Lavietes Pavilion.
The Carpenter Center, designed by renowned architect Le Corbusier, is intended for creative activity within its spaces.
A Harvard College sophomore tells freshmen what he knows, and ponders what he’s learned in the last year.
Two undergraduates turned their idea for a new musical and performance space into reality at the Penthouse Café in the Radcliffe Quadrangle.
The Hutchins Center honors eight medalists who have made a difference for African-Americans and for cultural understanding.
Secure in his humanities concentration, junior Matthew DeShaw gains balance and confidence from internships that mixed business with pleasure.
Sculptures are dotted across campus in both public and private spaces.
The fifth annual Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching conference will be a showcase for “bite-sized innovations.”
A gift in memory of Moise Y. Safra will support the Moise Y. Safra Welcome Pavilion, which will be located at the entrance of the Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center when it reopens in 2018.
Law Professor Glenn Cohen led an interactive one-night class at the Harvard Ed Portal in Allston that focused on the complicated questions surrounding the legal, medical, and ethical aspects of bioethics.
OpenScholar is a Harvard invention that is helping researchers at home and around the world.
A photo gallery on student shopping week at Harvard.
Four Harvard students were among the finishers of the famed Leadville Trail 100 Run, a 100-mile race through the mountains of Colorado.
The Carpenter Center’s Robb Moss devoted some of his summer to helping fellow filmmakers realize their dreams.
Now past the halfway mark, The Harvard Campaign’s impact expands as foundational goals remain its driving force.
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences’ summer Diversity Dialogue, “Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace,” gave voice to the transition and how to make it come together.
At the opening Morning Prayers of the academic term, President Drew Faust outlined her hopes for the future by turning her eye to the past and calling on her listeners to do the same.
Harvard President Drew Faust welcomed the College’s new crop of undergraduates during Freshman Convocation on Tuesday, urging them to embrace Veritas, with an eye toward inclusion and diversity, a goal of discovery, an openness to change, and a readiness to question assumptions and take chances.
Wearing sun hats and armed with selfie sticks, iPhones, and video cameras, tourists from all over the world visit Harvard Square and Harvard University ...
Harvard University has established a six-year, $8.4 million research alliance with a group of Tata companies. The first-of-its-kind initiative adds a new leadership-development component to the University’s research partnerships.
A $32 million gift from Michael Bloomberg’s charitable foundation will support a new four-year collaboration with Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School to help hundreds of city mayors and their top staff members make government more responsive and effective for its citizens.
After nearly 13 weeks of summer quiet, Harvard Yard awoke again as the Class of 2020 officially arrived on campus this morning.
In an area where light pollution has all but hidden the stars, Harvard's Clay and Loomis-Michael Telescopes offer staff, students, and affiliates a vision of the night sky unlike any in the city.
Harvard’s varied dining halls attract undergraduates because of their intriguing spaces and moods, as well as their meals.
Young and old travel from near and far to the Radcliffe sunken garden to sit and enjoy this splendid oasis in the city.
The courtyard at Winthrop House’s Standish Hall will be renamed in honor of longtime Harvard supporter James F. Rothenberg ’68, M.B.A. ’70, who died last July.
Harvard's University Construction Management Council is celebrating its 10th year and forging ahead on projects such as acting to remove flame retardants and other toxic chemicals from building interiors.
A vigil was held at Tercentenary Theatre yesterday to honor the victims of the Orlando mass shooting.
Officials gathered Monday at Harvard Business School to celebrate the opening of the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center, a new multipurpose facility for students in HBS’ popular executive education program.
Alumni from the 1950s to 2000s share their memories of Harvard and historical events that marked their time in Cambridge.
A new book of text and photos outlines the individuality of the many entrances to Harvard Yard.
The Harvard Graduate School of Education received the largest gift in its history from the Saul Zaentz Charitable Foundation to focus on advancing early childhood education, which will distinguish HGSE as a national leader for work in this field.
Nearly 80 percent of applicants admitted to the Class of 2020 have chosen to enroll at Harvard College.
Danoff Dean of Harvard College Rakesh Khurana announced the appointment of the new faculty deans of Currier House. Professor Latanya Sweeney and Sylvia Barrett will take their posts this fall.
Harvard staff photographers interviewed four sets of twins currently enrolled as undergraduates at Harvard College, to gain a glimpse into these unusual relationships.
Citing the harmful impact created by gender discrimination affecting students at Harvard College, administrators announced that beginning in the fall of 2017, new students who join unrecognized single-gender social organizations will not be permitted to hold leadership positions in recognized student organizations and athletic teams.