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Paul Fishman, Harry Litman, Amy Jeffress, and Jamie Gorelick record an episode of the Talking Feds podcast.

From left: Paul Fishman, Harry Litman, Amy Jeffress, and Jamie Gorelick

Photographs courtesy of Harry Litman; montage by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine


Former U.S. attorney Harry P. Litman ’80 and guests’ lively take on legal and political issues.


Harvard Forward gains a fourth seat on the Board of Overseers.

July-August 2021

Head shots of the four Centennial Medalists: Lotte Bailyn, John Hutchinson, Marvin Kalb, and Margaret McIntosh

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences honorands, clockwise from top left: Lotte Bailyn, John Hutchinson, Marvin Kalb, and Margaret McIntosh

Courtesy of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

For graduate studies that contributed to society

July-August 2021

Illustration of Radcliffe alumna Alice Abarbanel amid scenes from Radcliffe College

Alice Abarbanel with scenes from Radcliffe, illustrated by Daniel Baxter

An ambitious oral-history project captures the lived experiences of alumnae.

July-August 2021

Photo of Bonnie Tsui standing on a pier

<p class="caption">For as long as she can remember, Bonnie Tsui has been drawn to the water: “that slide into lovely immersion, that spiraling weightlessness.”</p><p class="credit">Photograph by Lynsay Skiba</p>

In the swim with Bonnie Tsui

July-August 2021

A photograph of Zoe Sarnak performing on stage

Zoe Sarnak was headed toward a medical career, until a college music project propelled her into an unexpected life in the arts.

Photograph courtesy of Zoe Sarnak

Composer Zoe Sarnak’s warm-hearted songs

July-August 2021

Illustration of seated people talking in a restorative justice circle

Illustration by James Heimer

Exploring an alternative to crime and punishment

July-August 2021

Daguerreotype portrait of Unitarian minister Thomas Starr King

Thomas Starr King in an undated daguerreotype

Image in the public domain

Brief life of a transcendentalist out West

July-August 2021

Joan Donovan

Joan Donovan

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Scholars’ perspectives on a pervasive new threat

July-August 2021