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Rakesh Khurana: A Man on a Mission
College

Rakesh Khurana: A Man on a Mission

This week, FM puts a spotlight on Rakesh Khurana, Dean of Harvard College.

"Downtime" for the Dean
College

"Downtime" for the Dean

Dean Khurana reads through a stack of papers in his new office in University Hall during his "downtime".

Annenberg: A Dean's Dining Hall of Choice
College

Annenberg: A Dean's Dining Hall of Choice

Dean Khurana sits down at lunchtime to chat with freshmen in Annenberg. Khurana says he spends three-fourths of his time talking to students.

The Backpack
College

The Backpack

Dean Khurana takes his iconic black Business School backpack with him virtually everywhere.

Khurana as HBS Professor
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Khurana as HBS Professor

From left, Dean of Harvard College Rakesh Khurana sits with professors Robert Kaplan and Allen Ferrell to discuss the Harvard Management Company in Emerson Hall on April 4, 2012.

Peer Leadership Kickoff
College

A Man on a Mission

Rakesh Khurana, a scholar of leadership and organizations, crossed the Charles River to the College to rearticulate its purpose and retool the workings of its administration.

The Signature Beer
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The Signature Beer

Samuel Adams's "Boston Lager," their signature, bestselling brew, was first in the round of three tastes tests included on the brewery tour.

Doyle's Cafe
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Doyle's Cafe

The Samuel Adams "Boston Lager" was first put on tap at Doyle's Cafe located in Jamaica Plain.

The Beer Issue
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The Beer Issue

This week, FM raises a glass to all things beer.

The Beer Issue
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The FM Beer Issue

Wondering why there's no scrutiny this week? The FM staff instead delved into the wide world of beer. From beer in the 17th century to craft beer startups, this issue's got it all.

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Timeline: Beer at Harvard

1637: John Harvard moves from England to Massachusetts Bay Colony. He dies later that year, leaving money to New College, which is later renamed for its greatest benefactor. Harvard develops plans to build a brewery on its campus. Legend has it that Harvard learned the art of beer brewing from family friend William Shakespeare. One could say that the College’s on-campus brewery used recipes directly from the “First Folio.”

Arrested Divestment
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Arrested Divestment

Divest Harvard’s recent escalation is the outgrowth of a sense of frustration at a University president and Corporation, that to them, are too secretive, too dismissive, and too unresponsive to their fervent calls.

Divest Harvard Assembles
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Divest Harvard Assembles

Students assemble outside Massachusetts Hall to call for Harvard to divest from investments in fossil fuels in April 2013.

Divest Harvard Assembles
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Arrested Divestment

Other higher education institutions, notably Stanford, are finding their stakes in fossil fuels increasingly unconscionable, but Harvard itself has made no intentions to divest. Still, the protests continue.

Manhattan Climate March
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Manhattan Climate March

Harvard affiliates advocate for divestment from fossl fuels at the People's Climate March in New York City on September 21, 2014. Approximately 400,000 people attended, including over 100 Harvard affiliates.

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather
Columns

CS50 and the Humanities

Closing Ceremony
Columns

Ignore Congress. Close Gitmo.