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A crowd of marchers carry signs that read "We need a fair raise"

HUCTW members rallied in front of the Smith Center last October, one of several similar demonstrations during the long negotiations process.
Photograph courtesy of Carrie Babash/HUCTW


A year-plus of hard-fought negotiations yield pay raises and other benefits for union members.


President Lawrence S. Bacow

President Lawrence S. Bacow

Allston, higher-education outreach, and free speech make for a busy conclusion to the twenty-ninth president’s Mass Hall tenure.


Harvard Business School logo on a campus cornhole board

Photograph by Niko Yaitanes /Harvard Magazine

Cornhole at HBS, prayer and meditation at SEAS, minerologist’s meter, eclipse aficionado

March-April 2023

Claudine Gay, president-elect, reacts to crowd ovation December 15, 2022, as her appointment is announced.

For the first time as president-elect, Claudine Gay responds to a rousing welcome on December 15.

Photograph by Jonathan Shaw/Harvard Magazine

Harvard announces its next president.

March-April 2023

A view of the conference from Western Avenue.

The "treehouse" conference center as seen from Western Avenue in Allston.

Rendering courtesy of Studio Gang

Unveiling a new conference center


The proposed performing arts center, as seen from across North Harvard Street.

The proposed performing arts center, as seen from across North Harvard Street.

Courtesy of Harvard University

The project will also include Harvard housing.


Harvard Grid logo

The Harvard Grid logo

The Grid will provide funding, mentoring, educational programming, and dedicated workspace to support startups from Harvard labs.



An aerial view with a photo simulation of the enterprise research campus as expected to be built

In this aerial view of the Enterprise Research Campus site, a photo-simulation shows how the cluster of buildings will appear once built.
Tishman Speyer

Boston approves plan with more affordable housing from the developer and Harvard.


President Bacow and Senior Fellow Lee on Harvard today

July-August 2022