Harvard Law School

Chief Justice Roberts Returns to Law School for Moot Court Final

​U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts ’76 returned to the Law School Tuesday night to preside over the final round of the Ames Moot Court Competition.

It's Harvard's World
Harvard in the World

Harvard Without Borders

As the presidential search committee combs the world for Faust's successor, some say that Harvard’s potential as a global university should weigh heavily on their minds.

Professor Danielle Allen

Petition for Race and Ethnicity Research Center Draws Support

A petition for a University-wide research center for race and ethnicity has garnered over 500 votes on an online forum for Harvard affiliates over the last week.

On Campus

Alumnus Donates Dutch Old Master Drawings to Harvard Art Museums

Donated by alumnus George S. Abrams ’54, the collection of 330 drawings span two centuries and represent over 125 artists.

Law School Gavels
Harvard Law School

Report Criticizes Law School’s Alleged Corporate Focus

Five-time presidential candidate Ralph Nader said the Law School is "not addressing the broader need around the country for legal services.”

Institute of Politics

Alumni Call on IOP to Drop Lewandowski and Spicer

More than 600 Harvard alumni have signed an open letter calling on the IOP to retract its fellowships for Corey Lewandowski and Sean Spicer.

Mark Zuckerberg at Kirkland

Mark Zuckerberg at Kirkland

Mark Zuckerberg at Kirkland House

Lauderdale and Gwin

Unconventionally Extracurricular: Thomas M. Lauderdale '92

The college days of Thomas M. Lauderdale '92, the frontman of Pink Martini, were marked by outrageous parties, eccentric stunts, and passionate political protests.


Star Quality: Matt Damon at Harvard

Matt P. Damon ’92 seemed poised for movie stardom in 1992.

McNamara at Harvard

Harvard's Anti-War Protests Intensified

Anti-war student activists clashed with politicians and University administrators as the nation grappled with one of the most controversial wars in the country’s history.


Five Alumni Elected to Overseers

Paul L. Choi ’86, Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar ’93, Carla Harris ’84, Leslie P. Tolbert ’73, and Darienne B. Driver were elected to the University's second-highest governing body.

Faust HAA

Faust Meets with Donors and Alums in Los Angeles

University President Drew G. Faust took a trip to Los Angeles, Calif. this week “to catch up with alumni and donors on the West Coast."

HKS Class Day Speaker

Former US Ambassador Power Joins Law School, Kennedy School Faculties

Samantha Power, the former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, has been jointly appointed to faculty positions at Harvard Law School and the Kennedy School.

Wasserstein Hall
Central Administration

Law School Student Groups Endorse Wilkins for Deanship

Ten Harvard Law School student affinity groups have endorsed Professor David B. Wilkins ’77 to be the next dean of the Law School.


Maura Healey To Serve as Chief Marshal at Commencement

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura T. Healey ’92 will lead this year’s Commencement exercises as the chief marshal.