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The inside of a catholic church

     

Research

A social-science analysis of how Catholicism transformed Western culture

11.7.19

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A new center aims to bring cutting-edge medicines “from laboratory to approved therapy.” 

11.25.19

Then-Harvard president Drew Faust and Harvard Law School professor Annette Gordon-Reed unveiled a monument dedicated in 2017 to people enslaved by law school benefactor Isaac Royall Jr.

In 2017, then-Harvard president Drew Faust and Harvard Law School professor Annette Gordon-Reed unveiled a monument dedicated to people enslaved by law school benefactor Isaac Royall Jr.

Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The president announces a $5-million initiative.

11.22.19

A table with a fancy menu and table settings.

The exhibit's centerpiece re-creates the table setting of a formal dinner held for freshmen of the Harvard Class of 1913. 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.© President and Fellows of Harvard College.

“Resetting the Table,” a new exhibit at the Peabody Museum, examines American food traditions. 

11.20.19

The inside of a catholic church

     

A social-science analysis of how Catholicism transformed Western culture

11.7.19

Book cover for "The Don't Represent Us"

     

How to reform voting and elections in the United States to create a representative democracy

10.31.19

An image of a Heliconius Telesiphe butterfly

Heliconius telesiphe

Photograph by Andrew Neild

Research in butterflies reveals how genes flow among species—and lead to tangled genetic trees

10.31.19

Photo of three speakers seated at a table

Legal scholars convened at Harvard Law School on Saturday, October 19 to discuss reform of the Electoral College.

Photograph by Cherone Duggan

A conference at Harvard Law School focused on reform of the Electoral College

10.21.19

Image of a Nobel Prize medal

      

Professor Michael Kremer shares the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences with two scholars from MIT.

10.14.19