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As Harvard Business School prepares to launch its first online learning platform, known as HBX, later this spring, the initial success of the Business School faculty’s growing involvement in undergraduate education reflects the opportunities and limits of expanding the case-method pedagogy to a broader audience.
Michael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City and the co-founder of the multibillion dollar financial information company Bloomberg L.P., will address graduates and their families at Harvard’s 363rd Commencement Exercises on May 29.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and retired NFL linebacker Isaiah Kacyvenski ‘00 discuss future sports technology on Thursday Feb. 27.
A panel of seven professional athletes, including two active NFL quarterbacks, agreed that technology will play an increasingly larger role in sports at a discussion at the Harvard Innovation Lab Thursday.
John C. Lo ’16 received what he called a “strange” email from an alleged alumnus who goes under the name ‘John Harvard Bitcoin’—an email that led to a meeting with other Bitcoin enthusiasts Wednesday night.
Hedge fund manager Kenneth C. Griffin ’89 has donated $150 million to Harvard and has directed at least $125 million of the gift to support financial aid at the College. The gift, announced by the University on Wednesday afternoon, is the largest in the history of Harvard College.
In the face of growing constraints to revenue generated by its executive education and publishing programs, Harvard Business School will turn to alumni gifts and its endowment distribution to manage operating costs in the 2014 fiscal year, according to its 2013 annual report.
The Harvard Innovation Lab in the summer, at the edge of Harvard Business School and flanked by trees. In 2013 funds from Harvard Business School donors were allocated to the iLab.
More than 450 participants from more than 35 universities around the world arrived in attended an LGBTQ conference this weekend organized by students from Harvard’s graduate schools.
Currently, nine to 10 percent of case studies developed and disseminated by the Business School—which produces more than 80 percent of cases sold globally—feature women as protagonists.
The study by two Harvard Business School professors found that black hosts on the online rental marketplace Airbnb list their properties for approximately 12 percent less than non-black hosts.
The incoming dean will bring leadership expertise from Harvard Business School and insider experience of House life to one of the University’s highest offices, colleagues and students say.
Khurana will succeed current Interim Dean Donald H. Pfister, who took the helm of the College in July after Evelynn M. Hammonds stepped down.
Administrators, students, and other affiliates of Harvard Business School gathered Monday afternoon to celebrate the dedication of the newly completed Tata Hall.
Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of the Tata Group and a former student of the executive education program, donated $50 million to build Tata Hall, where many of Harvard Business School’s executive education students will now live and attend classes.