Allston

Harvard Ed Portal Opening
Allston

In Tenth Year, Ed Portal Celebrates Growth

Nearly ten years after its inception, the Harvard Ed Portal has grown to provide academic support to about 250 Allstonian students each year.

New Class Schedule
College

Students Lament Loss of 'Harvard Time'

“I think seven minutes is a good window of time. So I don’t really see a reason to mess with the system,” Allison S. Chang ’19 said.

University Hall
Allston

Faculty Vote to End Harvard Time, Extend Course Length in 2018

​The seven-minute passing period between courses known as “Harvard Time” will no longer exist beginning in the fall of 2018.

Copley Protest
Allston

Allston and Brighton Forum Fields Immigration Concerns

A panel aimed at helping service providers to Allston and Brighton immigrants respond to President Donald Trump’s recent immigration policies convened last Thursday at the Josephine A. Fiorentino Community Center.

Faust Presents Allston Funds
College

Faust Presents Allston Funds

University President Drew G. Faust and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh award funding for the 9th Annual Harvard Allston Partnership in an effort to support Allston-Brighton residents.

Faust Presents Allston Funds
Central Administration

Faust and Walsh Present Allston Awards at Ed Portal

University President Drew G. Faust joined Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh at the Ed Portal Wednesday evening to present the Harvard Allston Partnership Fund Awards.

Proposed Class Schedule of Allston and Cambridge Classes
Allston

Harvard Faculty Debate Proposed FAS Schedule Changes

Faculty pressed Dean of Undergraduate Education Jay M. Harris on a new policy that would alter course schedules at this month’s Faculty meeting Tuesday.

Proposed Class Schedule of Allston and Cambridge Classes
Allston

Proposed Class Schedule of Allston and Cambridge Classes

Proposed Class Schedule of Allston and Cambridge Classes
FAS Administration

Proposal Would Restructure FAS Course Day, End Harvard Time

​Harvard students could find their daily course schedules reshuffled—with classes lasting 75 minutes followed by 15 minutes of passing time—as early as fall 2018.

Allston

Committee Discusses Revised Allston Renovation Proposal

​The Harvard-Allston Flexible Fund Executive Committee debated the Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s revised grant application for the $1.9 million renovation of Smith Field.

Boston Calling Allston
Student Life

Boston Calling Allston

Despite concerns from the local community, this year’s Boston Calling Music Festival is set to take place at Harvard’s athletic facilities in Allston.

Boston Calling Allston
Allston

Boston Calling Organizer Addresses Allstonians’ Concerns

The director of Boston Calling is "spending a lot of time in the Allston community" in an effort to ensure the music festival's success.

Soldiers Field Road
City Politics

Stop & Shop Proposes 1,000 New Housing Units in Allston

Supermarket conglomerate Stop & Shop has proposed constructing up to 1,000 housing units about a mile away from Harvard’s science and engineering complex in Allston, prompting concerns from residents about potential demographic changes in the neighborhood.

City Politics

Residents Express Planning Goals at Mass Pike Public Meeting

Hundreds gathered in Jackson Mann Community School’s gymnasium to give input on an ongoing effort to renovate the Massachusetts Turnpike.

Boston Calling In Allston
Music

Boston Calling In Allston

The fields by the Harvard Stadium will be the site of this summer’s Boston Calling Music Festival.