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At Jefferson Laboratory, Nobel Prize winners gather to remember one of their own.

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New research proves that couples should spend money to increase quality time spent together.

2.14.18 | Research

Director David Wain (right) with Will Forte, who plays a young Doug Kenney ’68

Video still © Netflix

A new biopic, scripted by John Aboud ’95 and Michael Colton ’97, follows how Doug Kenney ’68 franchised fun, died young, and became a comedy legend.

2.13.18 | Film

At Jefferson Laboratory, Nobel Prize winners gather to remember one of their own.

2.13.18 | Harvardiana

Chris Lewis '20 (shown here against Princeton) scored a career-high 25 points against Penn on Saturday.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Public Affairs and Communications

Men’s basketball is tied for first place in the Ivy League.

2.12.18 | Sports

Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Stu Rosner

The former Tufts president and MIT chancellor emeritus will succeed Drew Faust on July 1.

2.11.18 | News

Willi Baumeister, Growth of the Crystals II | Wachstum der Kristalle II, 1947/52. Oil with resin and putty on hardboard.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Partial gift of Felicitas Baumeister and Jochen Gutbrod and purchase through the generosity of the German Friends of the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2016.211. © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College. 

Taking stock of an overlooked cohort of artists: those who, during World War II, stayed in Germany—and survived

2.9.18 | Museums and Collections

Illustration by Peter Horvath

Steven Pinker’s Enlightenment Now defends science from modern-day foes.

2.9.18 | Books

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Photograph by LuckyBusiness/iStock

New research proves that couples should spend money to increase quality time spent together.

2.14.18 | Research

Director David Wain (right) with Will Forte, who plays a young Doug Kenney ’68

Video still © Netflix

A new biopic, scripted by John Aboud ’95 and Michael Colton ’97, follows how Doug Kenney ’68 franchised fun, died young, and became a comedy legend.

2.13.18 | Film

At Jefferson Laboratory, Nobel Prize winners gather to remember one of their own.

2.13.18 | Harvardiana

Chris Lewis '20 (shown here against Princeton) scored a career-high 25 points against Penn on Saturday.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Public Affairs and Communications

Men’s basketball is tied for first place in the Ivy League.

2.12.18 | Sports

Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Stu Rosner

The former Tufts president and MIT chancellor emeritus will succeed Drew Faust on July 1.

2.11.18 | News

Willi Baumeister, Growth of the Crystals II | Wachstum der Kristalle II, 1947/52. Oil with resin and putty on hardboard.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Partial gift of Felicitas Baumeister and Jochen Gutbrod and purchase through the generosity of the German Friends of the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2016.211. © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College. 

Taking stock of an overlooked cohort of artists: those who, during World War II, stayed in Germany—and survived

2.9.18 | Museums and Collections

Illustration by Peter Horvath

Steven Pinker’s Enlightenment Now defends science from modern-day foes.

2.9.18 | Books

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