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Painting: Carnations, Gillyvors, Willow

(1) Carnations. (2) Gillyvors. 
Perdita: The fairest flower o' the season
Are our Carnations and streaked Gillyvors, 
Which some call Nature's bastards 
Winter's Tale, Act IV, sc. 4 

(3) Willow. 
Queen: There is a Willow grows aslant a brook, 
That shows his hoar leaves in the glassy stream. 
There on the pendent boughs her coronet weeds
Clamoring to hang, an envious sliver broke. 
Hamlet, Act IV, sc. 7 

Artwork by Rosa M. Towne and photograph by Edward Tabor 

The discovery of Rosa M. Towne’s paintings in the Harvard Botanical Museum

10.6.21 | Harvardiana
The Harvard punter kicks the football

Field of dreams: On Saturday at Fitton Field (where he had unloaded a 76-yard punt in 2019), Harvard junior punter Jon Sot unleashed 64- and 67-yard boomers.

Photograph by Gil Talbot/Courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

A third straight victory for the Crimson

10.3.21 | Sports
The Context Logo with text: "Football Coach Tim Murphy"

The Context

Our best work on Coach Tim Murphy and Crimson Football

9.30.21 | The Context
2021 HILT Conference

2021 HILT Conference

Image courtesy of HILT

Harvard teaching and learning conference on educating for a global, changed society

9.29.21 | News
Charlie Dean throws a football across field.

Mr. Wizard: Making his first Ivy start, Harvard sophomore quarterback Charlie Dean dazzled with fakery and completed 14 of 24 passes for 156 yards and a touchdown--and was not intercepted.

Photograph by Angela Dela Cruz/The Harvard Crimson

Another big win for the Crimson 

9.26.21 | Sports

From left, top to bottom: Cigall Kadoch, Shingo Kajimura, Emily Balskus, Flaminia Catteruccia, Sun Hur

Photographs courtesy of the subjects unless otherwise noted.

Photograph of Flaminia Catteruccia courtesy Wikimedia Commons/ Harvard SPH. 

The designation comes with $9 million in research support

9.23.21 | News
Penny Pritzker

Corporation member Penny Pritzker underwrites new economics building

© Moshe Zusman Photography Studio

Landmark support for an eminently strong department

9.21.21 | News
Divest Harvard signs hangs from Mass. Hall.

A long-term issue: Divest Harvard signs hang from Mass. Hall—in 2015.

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/SG

Interpreting President Bacow’s recent statement on climate change

9.20.21 | Opinion
Harvard junior Aaron Shampklin (20) singed Georgetown defenders such as Jonathan Honore for 186 yards and two touchdowns.

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Back in stride: After two years away, Harvard junior Aaron Shampklin (20) singed Georgetown defenders such as Jonathan Honore for 186 yards and two touchdowns.

Photograph by Art Pittman

Harvard crushes Georgetown in the season opener.

9.19.21 | Sports
Will Wilson, Diné, "Auto Immune Response: Confluence of Three Generations," 2015.

Will Wilson, Diné (b. San Francisco 1969), "Auto Immune Response: Confluence of Three Generations," 2015. 

Harvard Art Museums, Richard and Ronay Menschel Fund for the Acquisition of Photographs, 2021.19. © Will Wilson; image courtesy of the artist.

Harvard Art Museums exhibition explores the American military’s effect on its homeland.

9.17.21 | Arts