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Winthrop House interim faculty deans Mary Herlihy-Gearan and Mark Gearan

Photograph by Kevin Colton

News

After a tumultuous semester, Mark and Mary Herlihy-Gearan take up the reins.

7.19.19

Adams House, encompassing buildings ranging from Colonial America to Harvard’s Depression-era creation of the House system (and trisected by city streets), poses design and construction challenges. 

Courtesy of Beyer Blinder Belle 

The four-year renewal of Adams will run far longer than any of the other House projects. 

6.11.19

HUDS leadership meets with Red’s Best CEO Jared Auerbach in the organization’s headquarters on Boston Fish Pier. From left to right: David Davidson (HUDS managing director), Bruce Calvert (director for residential dining operations), Martin Breslin (director for culinary operations), Jared Auerbach, Crista Martin (HUDS director for strategic initiatives and communications), and Akeisha Hayde (executive chef for residential dining)

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Dining…and learning

July-August 2019

Davóne Tines
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Short takes from Commencement, from a stirring “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and powerful reunion moments to Mme. Caller and a neglected feline would-be honorand

July-August 2019

President Bacow’s lighter, and personal, side during Commencement week

July-August 2019

President Bacow’s first baccalaureate

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/HPAC

Commencement remarks on character and conduct by President Lawrence S. Bacow, Chancellor Angela Merkel, Teju Cole, and more

July-August 2019

The honorands of 2019

July-August 2019

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(1 of 9) Bright-red clackers helped public-health degree candidates promote hand-washing.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

At the 368th Commencement, sober talk about the times—and life lessons from a cohort of powerful women

July-August 2019

Illustration by Dan Page

The largest-ever study of twins quantifies the respective influence of genes and environment on specific diseases.

July-August 2019