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Al Gore
Photograph by Seb Daly/Collision via Sportsfile

The climate-change advocate and former vice president will address graduating seniors on May 29. 

5.1.19 | Commencement

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Sarah Lewis
Photograph by Melissa Blackall

At a seminal conference, black creative intellectuals explore white supremacy, the arts, and justice. 

5.1.19 | News

In De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium, published in 1543, Copernicus revealed a mathematical explanation of the heliocentric model—a major shift in scientific understanding. 

Photograph courtesy of the Houghton Library, Harvard University

An exhibition in Houghton Library shows Apollo 11 in context, and at its most intimate.

5.1.19 | Museums and Collections

Harvard College dean Rakesh Khurana
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Harvard College’s down payment on universal student public service

4.28.19 | News
A poster for Heat Week with the words Flood Harvard - Rally for Fossil Fuel Divestment & Climate Justice. Happening on Harvard Yard on April 26th at 2:30 PM

A flier for Heat Week

Students, faculty, and alumni urge the ditching of corporations linked to climate change. 

4.23.19 | News

The author’s father, Noah Gibson, playing fiddle with friends at an Irish music session

Photoraph courtesy of Lydialyle Gibson

A personal story about caregiving and empathy

4.19.19 | Opinion

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Currently dean of the Rice University School of Architecture, Whiting will assume her new post on July 1. 

4.17.19 | News

Alan Gilbert ’65, Ph.D. ’74 (twice suspended, separated, and readmitted in 1973 by a two-thirds faculty vote) speaks at a gathering of current and former student activists three days before Friday’s conference. 

Photograph by Lydia S.C. Rosenberg/Harvard Magazine

A conference looks back at Harvard’s 1969 student strike. 

4.17.19 | News

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Her book Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America is the choice in general nonfiction.


4.16.19 | News

A Harvard summit probes how to meld universities’ academic and external aspirations.

4.8.19 | News