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More women in science, and a steady increase in Asian-American admits 

12.13.18

Image from Google Maps

Massachusetts transportation officials plan to rebuild Turnpike at grade—opening Harvard parcels.

1.14.19

Are data from massive open online courses a crystal ball into the future of online education?

Data from Science Magazine/Chart by Lydia S.C. Rosenberg

Harvard and MIT experiences suggest a more constrained vision for massive free courses.

1.10.19

Statue of John Harvard

Statue of John Harvard

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More women in science, and a steady increase in Asian-American admits 

12.13.18

Massachusetts Hall

Massachusetts Hall

Photograph by Muns/Wikipedia

The University reports on a continuing trend—and commits to improving the community’s culture.

12.13.18

Angela Merkel

Photograph by 360b/Alamy Stock Photo

The German chancellor will deliver the Commencement address on May 30, 2019.

12.7.18

With appreciation to two Harvard Magazine artists

January-February 2019

Photograph from the OxBlue Construction Cameras

Alongside a huge applied-sciences center, a toehold for art-making

January-February 2019

Supporters of affirmative action protested in Harvard Square the day before SFFA v. Harvard went to trial...

Photograph by Liu Jie/Xinhua/Alamy Live News

The lawsuit that could determine the fate of affirmative action

January-February 2019