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Stephen M. Kosslyn, of Minerva, has pioneered in applying the science of learning to design a new core curriculum and technologically based pedagogy.
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JSR

News

Lessons old and new at the annual Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching conference

9.24.18

Andrew Pérez and James Bedford present Larry Bacow a FYRE t-shirt.

Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Harvard’s inaugural pre-orientation program for low-income freshmen

8.27.18

FYRE’s student steering committee 

Photograph courtesy of FYRE

Harvard begins a program to acclimate freshmen from “historically marginalized communities.”

6.27.18

In admissions lawsuit, a test for affirmative action at Harvard and in higher education

6.21.18

The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid 

Photograph by Lydia Carmichael/Harvard Magazine

Motions for summary judgment outline plaintiff’s allegation of discrimination, and Harvard’s defense of its admissions program. 

6.15.18

Chai confers with a colleague in SPiNE’s Yangon office.

Photograph courtesy of SPiNE

Practicing architecture in Myanmar

July-August 2018

The urgency of getting Gen Ed right

July-August 2018

Drew Gilpin Faust and her husband, Charles Rosenberg, at Massachusetts Hall, May 9, 2018.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Drew Faust’s presidency in perspective

July-August 2018

Matthew Meselson
Photograph by Constance Brukin

A symposium honors a scientist who championed biological and chemical weapons control.

6.1.18