Technology

KT - IT Tech Fair
On Campus

KT - IT Tech Fair

Sara Romero ’16 tests out a virtual reality simulation at the KT-IT Tech Fair Monday afternoon.

Modern Technology
Technology

Modern Technology

Young Sim ’16 explains a simulation of new wireless technology to Rebecca Chen ‘20 at the KT-IT Tech Fair Monday afternoon. The fair showcased new technologies and was jointly hosted by the Harvard Korea Society and Korea Telecom.

Inelastic Demand
College

Students Criticize New Ec 10 Textbooks; Mankiw Defends

Students in the College’s introductory economics class are criticizing the new textbook. But the course’s professor and the textbook’s author said the new system is worth the pricetag.

Matchbook Diagram
Love

Matchbook Diagram

An complex diagram of the inner workings of Matchbook

CS50 Lecture
College

CS50 Moves Away from Traditional Lectures, Toward Virtual Reality

Students enrolled in CS50 this fall will only be asked to attend two lectures in person, among other changes announced for the popular course.

Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School

Business School Names First HBS Building after a Woman, Asian American

​Harvard Business School officials dedicated the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center last week, marking the first time in Harvard’s history that a campus building has been named after a woman and a person of Asian-American descent.

University

Harvard Detects Network Intrusion, Recommends Password Changes

University Chief Information Officer Anne H. Margulies wrote in an email that some users’ passwords for HarvardKey, the University’s new online login system that rolled out last academic year, may have been exposed.

Harvard Law School

To Keep Pace with Tech, Law School Seeks STEM Students

​As HLS admissions officers are finalizing next year’s class, they are doing so with an eye toward a group of fields that deviate from the traditional path to legal studies: STEM.

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling
College

Breaking the Silicon Ceiling

Margo I. Seltzer, computer science professor, speaks about the gender gap in computer science at the event "Breaking the Silicon Ceiling" Friday. The event was held by the Women in Computer Science Advocacy Council as a launch for their online portal containing data and resources.

HUIT and HarvardKey
On Campus

HUIT and HarvardKey

Students work in the HUIT Walk-in Help Center in the Science Center basement as a notice about the HarvardKey authentication system flashes onscreen.

Capodilupo gestures at the WHOOP office
Technology

Capodilupo gestures at the WHOOP office

John Capodilupo gestures across WHOOP’s office. WHOOP is a bracelet that Harvard athletes wear that tracks sleep and diet, among other elements of life outside of practice.

Putnam Gallery
College

Putnam Gallery

Radio Contact: Tuning in to Politics, Technology and Culture will open March 11 at Harvard's Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments.

WECode Conference
Computer Science

WECode Conference

Pooja Sankar, founder and CEO of Piazza, speaks to attendees of the WECode Conference in Northwest Labs on Saturday. WECode is the largest student-ran Women in Computer Science conference held each year.

WECode Conference
Computer Science

WECode Conference

Attendees of the WECode Conference meet with professional mentors over lunch in Northwest Labs on Saturday. WECode attracted several professionals related to the tech industry, including keynote speakers from Piazza and Pinterest.

Datamatch Matches by Class Year Graph
College

More than Half of Datamatch Date Requests Left Hanging

As hundreds of students explored popular restaurants in Harvard Square with their Datamatches over the past few weeks, others were not so lucky.