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Faust Speaks about HUBweek
Boston

Faust Speaks about HUBweek

University President Drew G. Faust spoke at the HUBweek press conference on Friday. The festival, planned for October 2015, will celebrate innovation in medicine, art, and technology.

HUBweek Press Conference
Boston

HUBweek Press Conference

University President Drew G. Faust, center, and representatives from the Boston Globe, MIT, and Massachusetts General Hospital held a press conference detailing plans for next fall's HUBweek festival on Friday.

HUBweek Press Conference
Boston

Faust, Boston Leaders Announce Plans for Innovation Week

The weeklong festival called HUBweek, scheduled for Oct. 3 through Oct. 10 next fall, will include hackathons, conferences, art exhibits, cultural performances, and other activities.

"Die-in" in Harvard Square
Crime

Protesting Grand Jury Decisions, Hundreds March Through Cambridge

An estimated 600 protesters streamed through Harvard Square Friday evening in what appears to be the largest gathering yet in Cambridge in response to two decisions by grand juries not to indict police officers who killed unarmed black men.

#EnoughIsEnough Eric Garner Protest
Boston

Seen and Heard: #EnoughIsEnough Eric Garner Protest

Photos from Thursday evening's #EnoughIsEnough Eric Garner protest, held in Boston Common and attended by thousands.

Books

Q&A With Erich Lichtblau

Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Eric Lichtblau visited the Law School this month for a talk on his new book, “The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler’s Men.” Lichtblau sat down with me after the presentation to talk Nazi hunting, shady Cold War deals, and World War II mysteries yet to be solved.

Harvard Stadium
Harvard in the World

Harvard Stadium Could Serve as Olympic Venue if Boston Lands Games

If the 2024 Summer Olympics come to Boston, Harvard Stadium may serve as an Olympic venue.

Tourist Attractions
Boston

Tourist Attractions

Visitors admire the Trellis in Christopher Columbus Park in downtown Boston on Sunday evening. The 50,000 blue lights inaugurated the holiday season beginning on Nov. 24.

Faneuil Hall Christmas Tree
Boston

Faneuil Hall Christmas Tree

Visitors admire the Faneuil Hall Christmas Tree on Sunday evening. The tree was lit on November 22 to usher in the holiday season.

Singing in the Square
Music

Today in Photos (12/1/2014)

Ferguson Protest
Student Life

Undergrad Arrested at Boston Protest of Ferguson Decision

According to Rachael C. Stein ’17, she had been at the front of the rally at the time of her arrest, facing police officers who blocked the protesters' entrance to Interstate 90 near South Station.

Ferguson Demonstration
Race

Students Take to Streets To Protest Ferguson Decision in City-Wide Rally

Dozens of Harvard students participated in the rally, both individually and in small groups, while others gathered on campus and in Memorial Church in solidarity with protesters in Ferguson, Mo.

New Urban Mechanics
Boston

New Urban Mechanics

New Urban Mechanics
Harvard in the City

Harvard Finds New Partner in City Hall's 'Urban Mechanics'

From research and teaching partnerships to smartphone apps and projects analyzing how to improve city services, city officials and Harvard faculty say, the New Urban Mechanics are redefining what civic innovation means in the 21st century.

Boston Wants You
Boston

Thomas M. Menino

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

OKWELOGU
Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

Protest
Columns

Reconstruction 3.0