Four Harvard undergraduates were among the 32 Americans named Rhodes Scholars on Saturday. They will begin their studies at the University of Oxford next October.
Faculty and staff at Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences sent appreciative notes and dropped off donations to the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter at a pre-Thanksgiving celebration.
In Washington, D.C., gathering, Faust and faculty discuss closing the education gap through equity.
Bill Lee, senior fellow of the Harvard Corporation and chair of Harvard’s presidential search committee, shared his views on the progress so far in the search for Harvard’s 29th leader and how the consultative process can help set the agenda ahead.
Harvard scientists and Cambridge Public Schools educators are collaborating on a special-thinking program that clears up misconceptions and teaches eighth-graders the hard science behind the changing seasons.
Harvard College announced a $12.1 million grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to boost the College’s efforts to develop the next generation of public service leaders.
A Veterans Day ceremony at the Memorial Church included the announcement of Harvard's partnership with Service to School's VetLink.
In honor of Veterans Day, Harvard Law School profiled four students who were leaders in the military. Among them is Steven Kerns of the U.S. Army.
Jamie Bernstein remembered her father by heart during a visit to Harvard to discuss centennial celebrations of the legendary maestro’s life and legacy.
The Big 6, a cover band formed at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, is planning a concert to aid communities recovering from Hurricanes Harvey, Irene, and Maria.
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In a visit to Harvard, musician and activist Sir Elton John accepted the Harvard Foundation’s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award. In his remarks, John celebrated the power of the human spirit.
Pritzker Commons at the Science Center offers students a space to study, collaborate, and connect.
Colleagues, friends honor longtime Harvard administrator Henry Rosovsky at 90.
This past academic year, Harvard distributed a record $414 million in financial aid to students across the University.
Executive Vice President Katie Lapp and Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer Thomas Hollister take a look at the 2017 fiscal year.
A Harvard grad student’s research on Canary Island descendants in the U.S. grows into a photo exhibit and book.
HBS teachers draw on 30 years of industry data at a Harvard Ed portal talk aimed at helping small business owners develop strategies to compete in a changed marketplace.
Elton John, AIDS activist and award-winning musician, has been named the Harvard Foundation’s humanitarian of the year, and will speak at a Nov. 6 ceremony.
Harvard Library’s Peer Research Fellow program assists students with research questions, taking them way beyond the basics.
The Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston helps build a bridge between the area and the academy.
Eight Harvard scientists will receive nearly $8.5 million in funding through the National Institutes of Health’s High Risk, High Reward program to support research.
Area residents flock to Harvard Stadium for event-filled Community Football Day.
Harvard’s Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs sponsors Worldwide Week to showcase the University’s global outreach.
Harvard University on Monday unveiled plans for a new hub of arts innovation in Allston, the ArtLab.
College & Career Conversations resource fair at the Ed Portal helps parents navigate a realistic path toward college.
Sunil Amrith, the Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies, has been awarded a MacArthur “Genius” Grant.
Lakshmi Mittal and his family announced a $25 million gift to establish an endowed fund for the South Asia Institute. The center will be renamed the Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute at Harvard University.
Harvard’s Presidential Public Service Fellowships allow recipients to give back to communities, agencies, and nonprofits.
With words of hope and rousing calls to action, the fifth annual W.E.B. Du Bois Medals ceremony brought the stars out at Sanders Theatre.
This October, Harvard hosts events during the third annual HUBweek festival.
A new exhibit inside the Glass Flowers gallery at the Harvard Museum of Natural History proves that a bad apple doesn't always spoil the bunch.
Harvard’s Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences celebrates 10 years of innovative research.
The $6.5 million renovation to William F. Smith Field in Allston makes numerous improvements.
At the Cabot Science Library camera, multimedia studios require no more than a flash drive and imagination.
Lizabeth Cohen, who has led the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study since 2011, announced she will step down from that post next June. She plans to return to teaching and research in Harvard’s Department of History following a year’s sabbatical.
Speakers and students shared their memories of S. Allen Counter during a service at the Memorial Church on Sept. 27.
The Harvard Global Institute (HGI) will fund eight projects this year, three focusing on topics that are particularly relevant to China, five on issues that are salient to India.
A photo gallery of roommates in Harvard’s Class of 2020.
More than 1,500 runners and spectators, a third of them from Harvard, turned out for the 14th annual Brian Honan 5K Run/Walk.
Malcolm Reid ’21 finds weeks on campus welcoming and busy.
New Harvard professors connected with colleagues and learned about resources for teaching and research in an event at the Faculty Club.
After more than a year of renovations at Winthrop House, returning students have discovered a residence that combines neo-Georgian character with 21st-century amenities.
Harvard College alum and GSD student John Wang’s “100+ Years at 73 Brattle” is now installed as the winner of the third Radcliffe Institute Public Art Competition.
The fourth annual Student Late Night at the Harvard Art Museums welcomed guests with food, drink, and dance — and, of course, art.
Following the recent announcement of the faculty and staff advisory committees for Harvard’s presidential search, the student advisory committee has now been assembled.
Whether you’re interested in science, history, politics, art, technology, comedy, cooking, or sports, there’s something happening at Harvard this fall for you.
Dean James Ryan of the Graduate School of Education will depart Harvard at the end of this academic year to become president of the University of Virginia.
Long-term Harvard reaccreditation process advances. A team will visit in late October to examine the University’s self-study process.
Shaun Donovan, the former director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, has been named senior strategist and adviser to Harvard President Drew Faust on Allston and campus development.
During her last year as Harvard president, Drew Faust said in an interview that she will focus on making the case for the University’s needs and values in Washington, ensuring progress on inclusion and belonging for all, completing The Harvard Campaign, and nurturing development of the emerging Allston campus.