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Statue of John Harvard

Statue of John Harvard

Photograph by Ericodeg/


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


Inside WHRB, a self-portrait

Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Harvard radio station’s long-time chairman David Elliott ’64 steps down.


Courtesy of Harvard University Financial Administration

The annual financial report also documents endowment changes.


Mohsen Mostafavi

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Graduate School of Design

Mohsen Mostafavi plans to step down after leading the Graduate School of Design since 2008.


Saloniki’s new Harvard Square location offers ample seating space and a full-service bar.

Photograph by Ken Rivard

Six new vendors supply the Harvard community with coffee, cocktails, pita wraps, and much more. 


Edward Blum, founder of Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA), speaks to reporters at a rally in Boston on October 14, one day ahead of the start of the trial. 

Photograph by Brian Snyder/Reuters

First day of trial for the case that could restrict affirmative action in college admissions


The Harvard Ceramics Program show and sale draws about 4,000 people.

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Ceramics Program

Boston’s open studios, holiday craft fairs, and more

November-December 2018

Matching Harvard’s money to its mission

November-December 2018

For Jill Vialet, photographed at Oakland’s Laurel Elementary School, play and work are nearly synonymous.

Photograph by Eric Kayne

Social entrepreneur Jill Vialet ’86 on “positive chaos” and fixing recess

November-December 2018