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Frances Frei
Central Administration

Frances Frei

Senior Associate Dean for faculty planning and recruitment Frances Frei spoke Wednesday about closing gaps in satisfaction and achievement between female and male students and faculty members. When discussing the success of institutional efforts to improve womens’ experience there, Frei said “if you make the world better for women, you make it better for everyone.”

Master Planning
Harvard Kennedy School

Master Planning

A rendering of the buildings, in yellow, of Harvard's master plan for its Allston project. The new SEAS complex is outlined by the red line.

Frances Frei
Harvard Business School

Business School Raises Awareness of Gender Concerns

A year after its creation, the Harvard Business School’s Gender Initiative—which aims to promote the advancement of women in business—has helped raise awareness of gender imbalance at the school, faculty members and students say.

Harvard Business School
FAS

Faculty Overwhelmingly Donate to Clinton

Ninety-one percent of contributions to current presidential candidates made by Harvard faculty, instructors, and researchers in 2015 went to former Secretary of State Hillary R. Clinton.

Harvard Law School

Grad Student Lecture Series Asks Audience to Think Differently

​Student-nominated speakers from each of Harvard’s 12 graduate schools presented TED-talk style mini-lectures at the 6th annual “Lectures that Last,” in front of a packed 830-person Memorial Church audience Saturday evening.

Health

HBS Launches Clinical Trials Contest

​Harvard Business School launched last week the Precision Trials Challenge, a contest that challenges participants to find a better way of conducting clinical trials to get a drug approved.

Harvard Business School

NYC Studio 'Unlocks HBS Network' for Alumni Entrepreneurs

Launched last week by the Business School’s Rock Center for Entrepreneurship, Startup Studio will connect entrepreneurs—focusing on Business School alumni—to provide support to teams of business people selected for participation.

Harvard Business School

Harvard Releases Inaugural Alumni Impact Study

The survey was sent to the 244,835 living alumni who continue to receive emails from the University and had a response rate of approximately 15 percent and a completion rate of 10 percent.

Meeting at the White House
FAS

Economist Stein Brings Crisis Experience to the Classroom

Though he occasionally steals away to shape the nation's economic policy, Jeremy Stein always returns to his office at the Littauer Center for Economics, equipped with a whole new palette of experiences to recolor his curriculum.

Research

Study Examines Social Class and Social Media

By using Facebook to analyze over 50 billion friendships across 187 countries, a recent study conducted in part by one Harvard professor suggests that people from “high social class” countries tend to have lower percentages of international friends.

Lab of Innovation
Health

I-Lab Medical Teams Focus on Allergies and Sexual Health

As dozens of teams at the Harvard Innovation Lab tackle contemporary challenges with their entrepreneurial projects, Confi and Antera Therapeutics stand out in the field of medicine.

Harvard Business School
Research

Kraft Foundation Gives Business School $20 Million Gift

The Robert and Myra Kraft Family Foundation has pledged to donate $20 million to Harvard Business School to endow a fund to support research and the advancement of precision medicine.

Student Life

Harvard i-Lab Celebrates Four Years

The i-Lab was founded as a place for students across the University’s schools to collaborate on entrepreneurial projects and learn about innovation, managing director Jodi Goldstein said.

Veteran’s Day Stadium Run
Harvard Law School

Veterans, Students Run Stadiums to Fundraise for Veterans

Under a rainy evening sky on Veterans Day, former service members, ROTC members, and civilians ran the steps of Harvard Stadium to raise money for a veterans’ education program.

Harvard Business School
Central Administration

Business School Capital Campaign Passes $861 Million

The most recently released data indicates that the Business School is currently at 86 percent of its target fundraising efforts

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes