Radcliffe Dean Tomiko Brown Nagin presented the Radcliffe Medal to Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Using the Law for Good

2024 Radcliffe Medalist Sonia Sotomayor on civic engagement and optimism

by Max J. Krupnick

Radcliffe Yard

Equality and Justice

A Radcliffe Day panel discusses pluralism and progress. 

by Nina Pasquini

Law School graduates in black caps and gowns cheer

Close Call

Ending a tumultuous year, Harvard tradition is served in the 373rd Commencement—with plenty of thunder from the stage.

by John S. Rosenberg , Max J. Krupnick

Protestors walking out of Harvard Commencement

Protesters Walk Out of Harvard Commencement

Pro-Palestine activists hold “The People’s Commencement”

by Max J. Krupnick

Graduates wearing black caps and gowns processing through Harvard Yard while holding the Class of 2024 banner

Photographs from Commencement Week 2024

A gallery of photographs from the Commencement celebration for the class of 2024

Harvard Professor Bruce Schneier on AI Regulation and Data Protection Policies

Data protection policies in the United States and future regulatory change surrounding artificial intelligence.

8 people in academic robes sit for a photograph in front on Memorial Church

Harvard Confers Six Honorary Degrees

Nobel laureate Maria Ressa, conductor Gustavo Dudamel, President emeritus Larry Bacow among those recognized

by John S. Rosenberg

Man at podium addressing audience

“Be Unlikely Inseparables”

An unconventional Class Day to conclude a tumultuous senior year 

by Nina Pasquini

Karenna Gore

It’s “Not the Earth that Needs Fixing”

Karenna Gore ’95 addresses Graduate School of Design.

by Nell Porter Brown

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland at HLS graduation

Never Alone

Deb Haaland, Secretary of the Interior, addresses Harvard Law School.

by Max J. Krupnick

Howard Gardner

“The Heart of Teaching”

Howard Gardner addresses the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

by Nina Pasquini