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Articles: Harvardiana

In Harvard Yard, workers unload gigantic heads of lettuce and other greens from a truck prominently labeled United Farm Workers as students celebrate the University's decision to support the union workers by buying only UFW-certified produce.

Illustration by Mark Steele

Harvardiana

Headlines from Harvard’s history

10.8.20

Photograph of David Evans

David Evans

Photograph by Jon Chase/HPAC

David L. Evans made a difference for 50 years.

September-October 2020

Cartoon of a submerged submarine with a cut-out view of the interior, where crew members are taking a Harvard course via video recording.

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

September-October 2020

Lowell House
Phtoograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

The faculty deans prompt a discussion.

8.5.20

Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago

6.23.20

Cartoon showing student pilots flying airplanes above Harvard's campus

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

July-August 2020

Massachusetts Hall

Massachusetts Hall
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Harvard’s oldest building at 300

July-August 2020

Photograph of Martin Baron

Martin Baron

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Details of the virtual degree-conferral ceremonies

July-August 2020

Photograph of Nelson Mandela receiving honorary degree and University Marshal Rick Hunt

Nelson Mandela, holding his honorary degree, and University Marshal Rick Hunt

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Campus and Commencement without people, social distance, Dr. Fauci, and a meaningful password

July-August 2020