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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.


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

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

Jason Rosenfeld delivers a presentation with microphone in hand

A statistical standout: Rosenfeld shares his fascination with analytics in classrooms, conference rooms, and conventions across the country.

Photograph courtesy of Jason Rosenfeld

Jason Rosenfeld ’12 traces his path to sports-statistics success.

July-August 2021

Melvin B. Miller

Melvin B. Miller

Photograph courtesy of Melvin B. Miller

The founder, editor, and publisher of The Bay State Banner profiled


Pediatrician Eileen Costello stands next to the Boston Medical Center’s mobile pediatric clinic.

Eileen Costello says working at a hospital like BMC “is the reason I went to medical school.”

Photograph by Stu Rosner

A pediatrician cares for a city’s children.

May-June 2021

Portrait photograph of Maggie Shipstead

Maggie Shipstead

Photograph courtesy of Maggie Shipstead

Maggie Shipstead’s time-spanning, globe-circling new novel

May-June 2021