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Articles: Students

Paolo Pasco

Photograph by Jim Harrison


Paolo Pasco and the art of making crosswords


Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Jonathan Shaw/Harvard Magazine

On the first day of classes, President Larry Bacow reminds students of the importance of reflection and contemplation.


Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

President Larry Bacow’s first Freshman Convocation 


FYRE’s student steering committee 

Photograph courtesy of FYRE

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


A FOP group looks out over a lake in New Hampshire, August 2015.

Photograph courtesy of FOP

Kenton Shimozaki ’19 reflects on lessons learned at Harvard’s First-Year Outdoor Program. 


Photograph of gymsuit by Kevin Grady/Radcliffe Institute

Lest young ladies’ “tides” be deranged

July-August 2018

Photograph by Lydia Carmichael

What makes it “real”?

July-August 2018

Phoebe Lakin
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Phoebe Lakin ’18 invokes J.K. Rowling.

July-August 2018

Bill Gates

Image courtesy of OnInnovation/Flickr

The Microsoft co-founder talked about his life as a philanthropist—and answered myriad student questions.