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Court document in the foreground with UNC Chapel Hill bell tower in the background

Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower, and the opinion in the SFFA case 

Photograph of UNC by Unsplash, collage by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine

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The anti-affirmative action group continues to seek Supreme Court review of Harvard policies.

10.21.21

Jim Stock, new vice provost for climate and sustainability

James Stock, newly appointed vice provost for climate and sustainability

Photograph by Stu Rosner

A summary of current work—and an important new appointment

9.9.21

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(1 of 2) In mice, a lab-evolved vector for delivering a gene therapy (MyoAAV, indicated by the presence of green fluorescent protein) selectively targets muscle (depicted whole, top, and in cross-section, above right) dramatically better than commonly used, naturally-occurring viral vectors (above left and center). 

Image courtesy of the Pardis Sabeti Lab and Cell/DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2021.08.028

A uniquely interdisciplinary lab has developed a new technique to deliver targeted gene therapies.

9.9.21

Quincy Street entrance of the Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard Art Museums

Photograph by Zak Jensen; © President and Fellows of Harvard College. Image courtesy of the Harvard Art Museums.

The announcement comes amid a spike in cases on campus and an increase in testing frequency. 

9.7.21

Memorial Church

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

In Memorial Church, and at other opening-days exercises, President Bacow encourages the community to “excel in small moments.”

9.1.21

Danoff Dean of Harvard College Rakesh Khurana and Harvard Alumni Association president Vanessa Liu ’96, J.D ’03 unfurl the class of 2025 banner

Danoff Dean of Harvard College Rakesh Khurana and Harvard Alumni Association president Vanessa Liu ’96, J.D ’03, unfurl the class of 2025 banner

Photograph by Jonathan Shaw/Harvard Magazine

President Bacow and Harvard College Dean Khurana welcome the Class of 2025 and, for the first time in-person, the Class of 2024.

8.31.21

Alice Hill at podium speaking

Alice Hill

Photograph by Jim Harrison

The Harvard Alumni Association acknowledges links with Native people.

8.31.21

Freshman Gavin Lindsey moves into Harvard yard with his family.

Gavin Lindsey ’25 moves into Harvard yard with his family.

Photograph by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine

Arriving students animate Harvard Yard

8.25.21

New Harvard Law School shield

The new Harvard Law School shield. 

Moving beyond a symbol associated with slaveholding

8.23.21