Government

Politics

NBC Editor Talks Trump Tweets, Political Journalism

“I don’t like to hear there’s a war between the Trump administration and journalists or journalism," Dafna Linzer, an NBC political news editor, said.

Infrastructure: Labor, Social, Political, and Economic Issues
Government

Infrastructure: Labor, Social, Political, and Economic Issues

Brent Booker, Larry Beeferman and other two panelists discussed labor and the wider political economy during the Trump era at Harvard Law School on Tuesday night.

GSAS

In Second Meeting, GSAS Action Network Plans Advocacy Events

The GSAS Action Network, a graduate student advocacy group, will attend public meetings with members of Congress to discuss labor and environmental policies in the coming weeks, the group decided Monday.

Partition Seminar
College

Partition Seminar

Jennifer Leaning, a professor the School of Public Health, speaks at the Historical and Humanitarian Consequences of Migration seminar Wednesday evening. This seminar was part of a series that explores themes related to the partition of India.

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault
College

Title IX Activists Prepare Statement on DeVos’s Confirmation

Hours after Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the U.S. Secretary of Education, some Harvard student activists concerned about anti-sex discrimination law Title IX started plotting a response.

University President Drew G. Faust Addresses the 2016 Harvard Alumni Association Meeting
Government

Faust Met With Schumer, McConnell in D.C.

University President Drew G. Faust met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer in Washington, D.C. last month.

Harvard Law School

Law Clinicians, Faculty Sign Amicus Brief Against Executive Order

​Four Harvard faculty members signed onto an amicus brief filed in a federal appeals court Sunday night to support a legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s immigration order.

Harvard Law School

Harvard Law Graduate Neil M. Gorsuch Nominated to Supreme Court

​President Donald Trump nominated Neil M. Gorsuch, a graduate of Harvard Law School, to the United States Supreme Court in a ceremony at the White House Tuesday.

Immigration protest
Politics

Two More Harvard Affiliates Barred from U.S. After Immigration Order

Two Iranian sisters on their way to study at Harvard were denied entry to the United States this weekend.

Harvard Medical School

Medical School Students Petition to Relocate Fundraiser From Trump Resort

Hundreds of Harvard Medical School have signed a petition calling on the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute​ to relocate a Feb. 18 fundraiser away from President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

Cherry Murray
SEAS

Former Dean Murray Returns to SEAS After Energy Department Post

After about a year in Washington directing the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, Cherry A. Murray returned to Cambridge this month to resume teaching.

Copley Protest
College

Thousands Protest Immigration Order in Boston

Harvard affiliates flocked to Boston Logan International Airport and Copley Square this weekend to protest President Donald Trump’s executive order.

Massachusetts Hall
Government

Trump’s Proposed Tax Code Changes Could Affect Harvard Fundraising

Tax experts say Trump's proposed changes to the tax code could affect fundraising at institutions like Harvard.

Inaugurate A New Harvard
College Life

After Inauguration, Activists Present Demands to Faust

Three days after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, a coalition of student activist groups rallied in Harvard Yard and presented a letter to University President Drew G. Faust demanding Harvard actively resist the new administration.

Federal Funding in Fiscal Year 2016
Research

Despite Record Year, Research Funding Remains 'Huge Challenge'

Researchers across Harvard received a record-high $842.5 million in grants in fiscal year 2016—but some say they are bracing for federal funding cuts under the Trump administration.