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Opinion

What Ivy institutions’ diverging paths reveal

2.12.21

The author and her two roommates stand in the snow in front of their future home at Harvard.

March 2018, Randolph Courtyard: The author (center) and her two future roommates, Sreya at left and Pranati at right, have just run over from the Yard on Housing Day, having learned they’d been assigned to Adams House.

Photograph courtesy of Meena Venkataramanan. 

The College’s annual “Housing Day” dramas, conducted online.

3.8.21

What Ivy institutions’ diverging paths reveal

March-April 2021

Portrait photograph of Harvard president Lawrence S. Bacow

Lawrence S. Bacow

President Bacow on speech on campus

March-April 2021

Acupuncture, climate change, renaming

March-April 2021

Photograph of the Tucson, Arizona, skyline and downtown taken at sunset.

Tucson, Arizona

Photograph by Sean Pavone/istock

The Undergraduate balances childhood and maturity.

March-April 2021

A large dorm room with desk, bed, lamps, and quarantine necessities, including bottled water, masks, and sanitizing supplies.

The author's new room, complete with College-supplied quarantine-period (and after) necessities
Photograph by Meena Venkataramanan

What’s changed—and what hasn’t

1.25.21

Our editors choose their favorite stories from the year.

12.16.20

Photograph of Harvard president Lawrence S. Bacow

Lawrence S. Bacow

As SEAS moves to Allston, President Bacow highlights the University’s newest innovation hub.

January-February 2021