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H. Luke Shaefer directs the University of Michigan’s Poverty Solutions—now partnering with Harvard to address economic mobility in Detroit.
Photograph courtesy of Poverty Solutions/University of Michigan

News

Joint efforts aim at alleviating poverty and fighting the opioid epidemic.

9.17.18

Gerald López on a pedestrian bridge two blocks from his childhood home in East Los Angeles. For him, rebellious lawyering is not just a legal theory, but a way of being.

Photograph by Coral von Zumwalt

Gerald López’s radical theory—and practice

September-October 2018

Illustration by Taylor Callery

The “Tenth Justice” and the polarization of the Supreme Court

September-October 2018

Lawrence S. Bacow and Adele Fleet Bacow, shortly before the February 11 announcement that he would become president.

Photograph by Kai-Jae Wang/©President and Fellows of Harvard College

Lawrence S. Bacow, a career educator, is schooled in making decisions.

September-October 2018

Isa Flores-Jones and Catherine Zhang

Photographs courtesy of the subjects

The Ledecky Fellows provide an undergraduate perspective on life at Harvard.

September-October 2018

Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

New FAS dean, biomedical momentum, and more University news

September-October 2018

A Medical School real-estate deal, and a busy post-presidency for Drew Faust

September-October 2018

“Connections” and “Transformations” are both organized around frequent critique sessions,…

Image courtesy of Megan Panzano

Design courses enlarge the College curriculum.

September-October 2018

Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Jonathan Shaw/Harvard Magazine

On the first day of classes, President Larry Bacow reminds students of the importance of reflection and contemplation.

9.4.18