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More women in science, and a steady increase in Asian-American admits 

12.13.18

Statue of John Harvard

Statue of John Harvard

Photograph by Ericodeg/Flickr.com

More women in science, and a steady increase in Asian-American admits 

12.13.18

Massachusetts Hall

Massachusetts Hall

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The University reports on a continuing trend—and commits to improving the community’s culture.

12.13.18

Angela Merkel

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The German chancellor will deliver the Commencement address on May 30, 2019.

12.7.18

With appreciation to two Harvard Magazine artists

January-February 2019

Photograph from the OxBlue Construction Cameras

Alongside a huge applied-sciences center, a toehold for art-making

January-February 2019

Supporters of affirmative action protested in Harvard Square the day before SFFA v. Harvard went to trial...

Photograph by Liu Jie/Xinhua/Alamy Live News

The lawsuit that could determine the fate of affirmative action

January-February 2019

Ruth Okediji

Photograph by Jim Harrison

A Nigerian-born professor who brings unusual perspective to intellectual-property law

January-February 2019

Coming together: Greater Boston biomedical and life-sciences panelists (from left) Eric Lander (Broad Institute), Vasant Narasimhan (Novartis), and Laurie Glimcher (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute), with moderator Susan Hockfield (MIT)

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

A $200-million gift from the Blavatnik Family Foundation paves the way.

January-February 2019