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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


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


Headshots from left to right of Brittany White, Andrew Manuel Crespo, and Premal Dharia

From left: Brittany White, Andrew Manuel Crespo, and Premal Dharia

From left: photograph by courtesy of Brittany White; photograph by Tony Luong; photograph by Prescott Loveland

A Law School institute facilitates change “from the ground up.”

November-December 2021

James Stock

James Stock

Photograph by Stu Rosner

Bacow names economist James Stock to a new position, Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability

November-December 2021

Photograph of Houghton Library’s renovated reading room

The newly renovated Houghton Library features an upgraded reading room, a redesigned lobby, and improved accessibility features inside and out. The library reopened on September 1 for students and faculty and staff members.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Resuming Harvard in residence, with continuing coronavirus cautions

November-December 2021

2021 HILT Conference

2021 HILT Conference

Image courtesy of HILT

Harvard teaching and learning conference on educating for a global, changed society


From left, top to bottom: Cigall Kadoch, Shingo Kajimura, Emily Balskus, Flaminia Catteruccia, Sun Hur

Photographs courtesy of the subjects unless otherwise noted.

Photograph of Flaminia Catteruccia courtesy Wikimedia Commons/ Harvard SPH. 

The designation comes with $9 million in research support


Penny Pritzker

Corporation member Penny Pritzker underwrites new economics building

© Moshe Zusman Photography Studio

Landmark support for an eminently strong department


Chart of financial markets


Photograph by Unsplash 

How far is up in a year of robust investment returns? The University of Virginia’s report is suggestive.


Students gather on the grass in Harvard yard

Harvard Yard  

Photograph by Meena Venkataramanan

A recent graduate visits Harvard during a semi-normal semester