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Loeb House, where the governing boards convene 

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Responses to Harvard Magazine’s questionnaire about the University’s challenges and opportunities—and Overseers’ role in leading the institution forward

1.19.21 | News
Belfer Center at the Harvard Kennedy School

The Belfer Center at the Harvard Kennedy School

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“Elise has made public assertions about voter fraud in November’s presidential election that have no basis in evidence,” Harvard Kennedy School dean Doug Elmendorf wrote. 

1.12.21 | News
Photographic portraits of HAA nominating committee nominees for Harvard Board of Overseers: Top row, left to right: Christiana Goh Bardon, Mark J. Carney, Kimberly Nicole Dowdell, Christopher B. Howard. Bottom row, left to right: María Teresa Kumar, Raymond J. Lohier Jr., Terah Evaleen Lyons, Sheryl WuDunn

Top row, left to right: Christiana Goh Bardon, Mark J. Carney, Kimberly Nicole Dowdell, Christopher B. Howard. Bottom row, left to right: María Teresa Kumar, Raymond J. Lohier Jr., Terah Evaleen Lyons, Sheryl WuDunn

Photographs courtesy of Harvard Alumni Association

Nominating committee slate announced, as Harvard Forward slate seeks petition signatures.

1.12.21 | News

Photograph by Allison Kern

Administrators sound cautious note about on-campus learning amid the intensifying pandemic.

1.11.21 | News
A hand holding a face mask

Photograph by Julia Sudnitskaya/iStock

Community Council report on COVID-19 compliance

1.7.21 | Harvard College
Headshots of Marc Lipsitch, William Hanage, Barry Bloom

From left to right: Marc Lipsitch, William Hanage, Barry Bloom

Photograph credits from left: Kent Dayton and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2)

Despite vaccines, Harvard scientists warn, more-transmissible variants make COVID-19 harder to control.

1.7.21 | COVID-19

From left: Dick Friedman, Harry R. Lewis, Mark Steele, and Stu Rosner

 

Harvard Magazine’s annual recognition of distinguished writing and art

1.5.21 | News

Latest News

Photograph of entrance to Loeb House, where Harvard governing boards convene

Loeb House, where the governing boards convene 

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons/ Caroline Culler

Responses to Harvard Magazine’s questionnaire about the University’s challenges and opportunities—and Overseers’ role in leading the institution forward

1.19.21 | News
Belfer Center at the Harvard Kennedy School

The Belfer Center at the Harvard Kennedy School

Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons/Bostonian13

“Elise has made public assertions about voter fraud in November’s presidential election that have no basis in evidence,” Harvard Kennedy School dean Doug Elmendorf wrote. 

1.12.21 | News
Photographic portraits of HAA nominating committee nominees for Harvard Board of Overseers: Top row, left to right: Christiana Goh Bardon, Mark J. Carney, Kimberly Nicole Dowdell, Christopher B. Howard. Bottom row, left to right: María Teresa Kumar, Raymond J. Lohier Jr., Terah Evaleen Lyons, Sheryl WuDunn

Top row, left to right: Christiana Goh Bardon, Mark J. Carney, Kimberly Nicole Dowdell, Christopher B. Howard. Bottom row, left to right: María Teresa Kumar, Raymond J. Lohier Jr., Terah Evaleen Lyons, Sheryl WuDunn

Photographs courtesy of Harvard Alumni Association

Nominating committee slate announced, as Harvard Forward slate seeks petition signatures.

1.12.21 | News

Photograph by Allison Kern

Administrators sound cautious note about on-campus learning amid the intensifying pandemic.

1.11.21 | News
A hand holding a face mask

Photograph by Julia Sudnitskaya/iStock

Community Council report on COVID-19 compliance

1.7.21 | Harvard College
Headshots of Marc Lipsitch, William Hanage, Barry Bloom

From left to right: Marc Lipsitch, William Hanage, Barry Bloom

Photograph credits from left: Kent Dayton and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2)

Despite vaccines, Harvard scientists warn, more-transmissible variants make COVID-19 harder to control.

1.7.21 | COVID-19

From left: Dick Friedman, Harry R. Lewis, Mark Steele, and Stu Rosner

 

Harvard Magazine’s annual recognition of distinguished writing and art

1.5.21 | News

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