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Adams House, encompassing buildings ranging from Colonial America to Harvard’s Depression-era creation of the  House system (and trisected by city streets), poses design and construction challenges as renewal nears.

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A complex, four-year plan for renewing a complicated House

2.21.19

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Adams House, encompassing buildings ranging from Colonial America to Harvard’s Depression-era creation of the  House system (and trisected by city streets), poses design and construction challenges as renewal nears.

Courtesy of Beyer Blinder Belle 

A complex, four-year plan for renewing a complicated House

2.21.19

Jennifer 8. Lee
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

Jennifer 8. Lee ’99 on the world of “emoji activism” 

2.14.19

Min Jin Lee

Photograph by Ella Rinaldo

“I worry a great deal about how Koreans are perceived,” the author says.

2.13.19

Martha Whitehead

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A new leader for the library system

2.12.19

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(1 of 9) Typography instructor Herbert Bayer’s design for a cinema (c. 1924-1925) is a stark contrast to the elaborate theaters of the 1920s.
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Exploring the Bauhaus and Harvard

March-April 2019

Angela Merkel
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Merkel at Commencement, University Professor Faust, Arts First honorand Tracy K. Smith, and more University news

March-April 2019

Semma Therapeutics CEO Bastiano Sanna with Xander University Professor Douglas Melton, scientific founder of the startup. The company is working to commercialize a diabetes therapy.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Robust licensing revenue and corporate alliances boost translational research.

March-April 2019

Harvard College Gen Ed curriculum nears, and faculty members rethink course registration.

March-April 2019