Central Administration

Harvard's Next President
Central Administration

Harvard's Next President

Harvard's Next President
Central Administration

In Presidential Search, Calls for Diversity

Over the course of four centuries, Harvard has seen presidents of many stripes. But to date, all have been white. And, until current University President Drew G. Faust, male.

Central Administration

Former U.S. Housing Sec. Appointed Senior Allston Advisor

​Former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan ’87 has been appointed as an adviser to University President Drew G. Faust for the Allston campus.

University Hall
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University Hall

University Hall houses the offices of most of Harvard's central administration.

Massachusetts Hall
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Massachusetts Hall

Loeb House
Central Administration

Harvard May Quietly Turn to Outside Firms in Presidential Search

As it solicits advice from students, professors, and alumni about who should be Harvard’s next president, the search committee may also turn to executive search firms.

Faust and Lee
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Faust and Lee

University President Drew G. Faust and Corporation member William F. Lee '72 share a laugh during Harvard Alumni Association Meeting in the Tercentenary Theatre.

The Harvard Lobby
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The Harvard Lobby

Three trips to D.C., 11 lawmakers, two amicus briefs. Under Trump, Harvard's lobbying efforts are heating up.

Faculty Meeting
Student Life

The University's 'Bedrock'

The College's controversial social group policy has awoken a historically formidable contingent: the Faculty.

David Rubenstein Graphic
Central Administration

The New Corporation Man

Billionaire financier and philanthropist David Rubenstein is emblematic of the changing Harvard Corporation.

Central Administration

Abell, Palandjian to Lead Board of Overseers

Scott A. Abell ’72 will serve as president of Harvard’s Board of Overseers for the 2017-18 academic year.

Student Life

Chief Diversity Officer to Leave Harvard for NYU

No replacement has so far been named, according to University spokesperson Tania DeLuzuriaga, and Coleman said she is unsure if the position will remain in its current iteration.

University President Drew G. Faust
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University President Drew G. Faust

University President Drew G. Faust answered questions from David Rubenstein, a billionaire philanthropist and the newest member of the Harvard Corporation, at event hosted by The Economic Club in a Washington, D.C. Marriott.

University President Drew G. Faust
Central Administration

In D.C., Faust Calls for Government Backing of Universities

Faust said the renown of American universities is “contingent” on continued federal support during a panel discussion with university presidents in the nation’s capital.

Harvard University President Drew G. Faust
Student Life

Faust Working ‘Very Closely’ with Scalise on Athletics Review

University President Drew G. Faust is working “very closely” with Athletics Director Robert L. Scalise on a survey of the department’s culture.