Fundraising

Faust at Baccalaureate
Race

Faust Speaks on Education Gap in D.C.

The event featured remarks from U.S. Representative John R. Lewis and took place at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Harvard Law School Admissions
Harvard Law School

Law School Raises $365 Million in Capital Campaign

Since its launch in 2015, Harvard Law School has raised $365 million for its capital campaign.

Berkeley E. Brown '18
College

Fourteen Senior Class Marshals Selected for Class of 2018

After a two rounds of voting, the class of 2018 has elected eight senior class marshals. The group will join six appointed gift marshals to lead the Senior Class Committee.

Fundraising

Capital Campaign Total Hits $8 Billion With Year to Go

With a year still remaining in its record-shattering capital campaign, Harvard has raised $8 billion in donations.

Currier House
House Life

Currier House Faculty Deanship First to be Renamed Following Donation

Currier's Faculty Deans will now be known as the X. D. and Nancy Yang Faculty Deans of Currier House following a gift from the couple.

Harvard Kennedy School

Kennedy School Raises $580 Million in Capital Campaign

Kennedy School Dean Douglas W. Elmendorf says the school will focus on funding student financial aid, an ongoing construction project set to finish next winter, and developing programs that engage with “digital technology and governance.”

HMS Protest
Harvard Medical School

Trump Makes Surprise Appearance at Dana-Farber Fundraiser

President Donald Trump’s attendance at a Medical School-affiliated event drew particular attention and fanned the flames of an ongoing controversy over Dana-Farber’s choice of venue.

Massachusetts Hall
Harvard Business School

With Additional Target, Business School Charts Separate Fundraising Course

In an apparent deviation from the rest of Harvard's fundraising practices, the Business School announced last week that it will seek to raise an additional $300 million after having reached its $1 billion goal.

University Fundraising in FY2016
Fundraising

University Fundraising in FY2016

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Fundraising

Harvard Raises $1.19 Billion in Fiscal Year 2016, Topping Stanford

Harvard raised $1.19 billion in fiscal year 2016, marking the University's largest fundraising haul in a single year.

Martha L. Minow
Central Administration

Student Groups Seek Role in Law School Dean Search

Student groups at the Law School have started organizing to make themselves “an indispensable part" of the dean search.

Central Administration

Harvard Shifts Capital Campaign Communications

​With a year and a half left in its historic capital campaign, Harvard’s alumni affairs and development team will grant The Crimson fewer interviews with a top fundraising official.

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor
College

Mass. Governor, Attorney General Donate to Harvard Basketball

With the help of some big names in Massachusetts politics, the Harvard basketball program managed to raise more than $350,000 in fiscal year 2016.

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - HMC Office
Fundraising

HMC Chief Executive Search Narrows

​Harvard has started to narrow its list of candidates to replace Stephen Blyth as CEO of Harvard Management Company and has at least two higher education investment veterans among potential candidates for the position, according to a story in the Wall Street Journal.

Politics

Top Harvard Donor Stumps for Trump

John A. Paulson, the largest donor in the University’s history and the namesake of the School of Engineering Applied Sciences, wants to make America great again.