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Articles: Opinion

Opinion

Readers comment on criminal injustices, alumni who died in Vietnam, political correctness, and more.

10.6.17

Readers comment on criminal injustices, alumni who died in Vietnam, political correctness, and more.

November-December 2017

Drew Faust

President Drew Faust describes Harvard’s efforts to evaluate how well—and what exactly—its students learn.

November-December 2017

Articulating a vision and refining a strategy for Harvard

November-December 2017

Illustration by Guido Scarabottolo

Reflections on the ups and downs of peer counseling

November-December 2017

A graduate reflects on history—personal and otherwise.

8.25.17

The Hongdae neighborhood of Seoul

Photograph by Spencer Lenfield

Living calmly next to a rogue nuclear state

8.18.17

Illustration by Rebecca Clarke

The Undergraduate contemplates cycles in college friendships.

September-October 2017

Derek Bok and other scholars weigh in on improving universities and colleges—and why that’s hard to do.

September-October 2017