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Debate elicits ideas from an apolitical, science-based call to action, to a lower-carbon-footprint endowment portfolio.

12.4.19

Debate elicits ideas from an apolitical, science-based call to action, to a lower-carbon-footprint endowment portfolio.

12.4.19

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences has a formal motion to divest from fossil-fuel production.

11.27.19

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Source: Harvard Enterprise Research Campus Master Plan
Courtesy Harvard Allston Land Company

 

From among three finalists, a partner is expected to be chosen by the end of December.

11.25.19

Photograph of Harvard Forward candidates Jayson Toweh and Thea Sebastian

Jayson Toweh and Thea Sebastian, petitioners for the Board of Overseers ballot on the Harvard Forward slate
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

An emerging, expansive view of socially responsive endowment investments

11.25.19

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A new center aims to bring cutting-edge medicines “from laboratory to approved therapy.” 

11.25.19

A large group of protestors standing on a football field.

The group of protestors at its largest, before the arrival of police reinforcements.
Photograph by Kai-Lan Olson

Student protestors for fossil-fuel divestment delay the second half of The Game.

11.24.19

Then-Harvard president Drew Faust and Harvard Law School professor Annette Gordon-Reed unveiled a monument dedicated in 2017 to people enslaved by law school benefactor Isaac Royall Jr.

In 2017, then-Harvard president Drew Faust and Harvard Law School professor Annette Gordon-Reed unveiled a monument dedicated to people enslaved by law school benefactor Isaac Royall Jr.

Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The president announces a $5-million initiative.

11.22.19

Union protesters march at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Graduate student union protesters, May 2019

Photograph by Michael Dwyer/Associated Press

After more than a year negotiating, the union sets a deadline of December 3. 

11.12.19