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Robert E. Lee in repose at Washington & Lee University

Robert E. Lee in repose at Washington & Lee University

Photograph in the public domain 

Opinion

How alumni shaped the General’s post-war reputation.

1.5.22

Photo of Harvard President Lawrence S. Bacow

Lawrence S. Bacow

Harvard’s investment in quantum science

November-December 2021

Liberal arts, repatriation, sea level, palindromes

November-December 2021

Divest Harvard signs hangs from Mass. Hall.

A long-term issue: Divest Harvard signs hang from Mass. Hall—in 2015.

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/SG

Interpreting President Bacow’s recent statement on climate change

9.20.21

Photograph of Kit Parker on duty in Afghanistan, spring 2003, with a village leader in Kandahar Province

On duty: Kit Parker in spring 2003, with a village leader in southern Kandahar Province, whose son had been kidnapped by the Taliban

Photograph courtesy of Kit Parker

But will we be better? A veteran’s reflections

8.18.21

An illustration showing a professor held back by ivy vines, representing traditional and reluctance to change

Illustration by Dave Cutler

Considering fundamental change in the wake of the pandemic

September-October 2021

“/Gaishay focusing the camera,” a photograph taken during a 1957-58 ethnographic expedition in Namibia, shows three indigenous boys, one standing behind a camera on a tripod

“/Gaishay focusing the camera,” a photograph taken during a 1957-58 ethnographic expedition in Namibia.

Photograph is a gift of Laurence K. Marshall and Lorna J. Marshall © President and Fellows of Harvard College, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, PM2001.29.15489

Seeking mentorship as a student of color, and finding a calling in the arts

September-October 2021

Opportunities in admissions, online degrees, research, and more

September-October 2021

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Business School

Michael Porter on the new business agenda

7.28.21