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Loeb House

Loeb House, where the University’s governing boards, the Corporation and Board of Overseers, convene
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC


Petitioner candidates qualify, will campaign to change Board of Overseers and Harvard investment policy.


Drawing of proposed new campus buildings in Allston

Rendering courtesy of Tishman Speyer


The Law School launches a “Shield Working Group,” Allston update, keeping tabs on “fake news,” and more

March-April 2020

A professor arrested, gift-giving guidelines, and an update on the graduate-student union

March-April 2020

Photograph of Caroline Tervo

Caroline Tervo ’18 researched North Carolina politics—at the local craft brewery, at Olive Garden, and at IHOP.
Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Undergraduates contribute to a new book on grass-roots organizing at the center of American politics.

March-April 2020

Photograph of Elisa New

Elisa New began teaching online humanities courses in 2013.
Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Literature professor Elisa New spearheads an online poetry course for talented students in underserved high schools.

March-April 2020

Photograph of Alan Jenkins

Alan Jenkins
Photograph by Jim Harrison

A brief look at a Harvard Law School professor's long journey

March-April 2020

Photo of labor law experts Benjamin Sachs and Sharon Block

Labor law experts Benjamin Sachs and Sharon Block, co-leaders of Clean Slate
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

A Harvard Law School initiative calls for a revitalized labor law “to shift power from corporations to workers.”

March-April 2020

Six women sit at a table at the front of an auditorium.

From left: Co-panelists Nienke Grossman '99, J.D.'04, Terry Karl, Suzanna Challen, Ph.D.'11, Charna Sherman '80, Sejal Singh, and Debra Katz  Photograph by Harvard Magazine/LG

Accusers of former Harvard government professor Jorge Domínguez speak out about their experiences. 


University Hall, where the  Faculty of Arts and Sciences convenes

University Hall, where the Faculty of Arts and Sciences convenes
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

FAS votes for divestment, and perhaps a contending Overseers’ slate