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Foundation of Len Blavatnik, M.B.A. ’89, makes record pledge for basic and applied science.


Jeff Flake

Photograph by Heratch Photography

Senator Jeff Flake speaks at Harvard Law School’s Class Day.


John Kasich

Photograph by Martha Stewart

At the Kennedy School, Ohio governor John Kasich encouraged graduates to live selfless, faith-driven lives.


Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Photograph by Jim Harrsion

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie addresses the class of 2018.


John Silvanus Wilson

Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

John Silvanus Wilson Jr.’s spirited message for the School of Education’s graduates—and for Harvard.


Janet Pascal ’84 crafts the new final line for “Fair Harvard,” debuting this Commencement.


From left: Choon Fong Shih, Harold Luft, Beth Adelson, and Guido Goldman

Courtesy of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences honors four alumni whose contributions to society emerged from their study at Harvard.


Phoebe Lakin rehearses her Latin oration with R. J. Tarrant, as speakers Chris Egi and Pete Davis wait for their turn on the stage. 

Photograph by Lydialyle Gibson/Harvard Magazine

R. J. Tarrant’s last Commencement coaching the student speakers


Newly commissioned officers (from left): Army second lieutenants Daniel Cord and Nathan Williams, Marine Corps second lieutenants James Joyce and Kevin Zhu, and Navy ensigns Michael Haley and Phillip Ramirez

Photograph by Jim Harrison

President Drew Faust and former U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter honor Harvard ROTC’s newly commissioned officers.