Harvard Corporation

Year in Review - Corporate Baton: Couch
Drew Faust

In Gazette Remarks, Lee Offers Clues to Presidential Search

What does the head of Harvard's presidential search committee want in the University's next leader? We analyzed a recent interview to find out.

Loeb House
Harvard Corporation

The Harvard Corporation, Explained

The Harvard Corporation—along with three members of the Board of Overseers—will choose the University's next president. Here’s a look at what the Corporation is, who sits on it, and what it does.

Loeb House
Harvard Corporation

Corporation and Three Overseers Will Lead Presidential Search

All twelve members of the Harvard Corporation and three members of the Board of Overseers will sit on the committee to replace University President Drew G. Faust.

Faust and Lee
Drew Faust

As Harvard Gears Up for Presidential Search, Past Efforts Shed Light on Process

While Harvard will conduct the process from behind closed doors, its past presidential searches shed light on how one of the world’s most prestigious schools will choose its next leader.

Loeb House
Harvard Corporation

Loeb House

Rubenstein
Government

Rubenstein

Making of a Corporation Member

David Rubenstein Graphic
Harvard Corporation

David Rubenstein Graphic

David Rubenstein Graphic
Central Administration

The New Corporation Man

Billionaire financier and philanthropist David Rubenstein is emblematic of the changing Harvard Corporation.

Rubenstein
Harvard Corporation

Rubenstein

David Rubenstein speaks at the Economic Club in Washington, D.C. Rubenstein will join the Harvard Corporation as its newest member in July.

University Finances

Corporation Eyes Political Contributions in Shareholder Report

The Harvard Corporation also considered proposals on greenhouse gas emissions, disparities in pay between men and women in the workplace, and private defense contracts in Israel.

Faculty

Sanctions Set, But Implementation Open to Debate, Lee Says

As faculty debate whether the College should have a policy penalizing members of final clubs and Greek organizations, the senior fellow of Harvard’s highest governing body said the policy itself will not be revoked.

University Budgets 2016
Central Administration

University Budgets Potentially ‘Constrained’ For Years To Come, Report Warns

Harvard’s traditional revenue sources—including returns on its endowment—may be subdued in the coming years, a reality that could “significantly constrain” future University budgets, according to Harvard’s annual financial report released Tuesday.

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.

Central Administration

Keohane to Step Down from Harvard Corporation, Rubenstein to join

David M. Rubenstein, a billionaire investor and philanthropist, will replace Nannerl O. Keohane on the Harvard Corporation, the University’s highest governing body, beginning in July 2017.