Department of Athletics

Crime

Former Track Coach Charged with Child Pornography Distribution

​Former Harvard track coach Walter W. Johnson ’71 was arrested and charged with the possession and distribution of child pornography Thursday.

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.

Ivy League Athletic Revenues
Ivy League

Ivy League Athletic Revenues

Harvard Athletic Coach Average Salaries
Department of Athletics

Harvard Athletic Coach Average Salaries

The Murr Center
Department of Athletics

In Harvard’s Athletics Department, A Stark Wage Gap

​The coaches of men’s athletic teams at Harvard make significantly more money than coaches of women’s teams, a disparity the Athletics Department is considering as part of a review of how it compensates its coaching staff.

The Murr Center
College

Athletics Department Begins Assessment of Program Culture

​After a series of highly-publicized incidents, Harvard Athletics has begun working with a team of consultants to review the culture of the department’s 42 varsity programs.

Men's Soccer

Across Country, Men’s Athletics Teams Investigated for Explicit Remarks

After reports in The Crimson prompted administrative action against Harvard athletic teams, allegations of similar practices on men's athletics teams at four other colleges and universities​ have spurred administrative action.

Freshman Family Weekend
College

Photos of the Weekend 11.07.16

Ice Ice Baby
On Campus

Ice Ice Baby

Clayton R. Anderson '18 glides across the ice at the Men's Hockey game against Cornell on Sunday. The team won 4-3.

College

Athletics Director Changes Travel Plans After Soccer Season Cancelled

Director of Athletics Robert L. Scalise cancelled his trip to China with the men's basketball team "in part because" of Harvard's cancelling of the men's soccer team's season.

Team
College

Fans Pack Stands for Women’s Soccer Team's Championship

The women's soccer team clinched the Ivy League title amid an atmosphere of energetic support and celebration.

2012 Team

Leading Up to the Cancellation of Harvard Men’s Soccer Season

Harvard cancelled the men’s soccer team’s season after an Office of General Counsel review found that the team continued to produce vulgar and sexually explicit documents about the freshmen women's soccer recruits.

Dillon Field House
Department of Athletics

Dillon Field House

Dillon Field House

Harvard vs. Cornell
College

Athletes and Students Applaud University's Decision to Suspend Men’s Soccer Team

​Some students and athletes expressed support for the University’s decision to cancel the men’s soccer team’s season in the immediate aftermath of a review from the Office of the General Counsel.

Title IX Officer
College

Title IX Offices Responding to Sexually Explicit ‘Scouting Report’

Apart from the Office of the General Counsel review, University Title IX Officer Mia Karvonides is working with the College’s Title IX office to respond to the 2012 men's soccer team's “scouting report.”