Technology

Research

SEAS Researchers Develop Innovative Long-Lasting Battery

A team of researchers of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has developed a long-lasting “redox flow” battery that has the potential to revolutionize energy storage.

Datamatch
Technology

Datamatch

The Harvard Computer Society’s Datamatch, a program that matches students based on responses to an online survey, drew criticism from students who took issue with the survey’s presentation of gender.

Undergraduate Council

A Literary Analysis of Yaz and Cam's "Re: Back at it"

Through its immeasurable range of rhetorical chutzpah, “Re: Back at it” sends readers on an electrifying odyssey through the brilliant literary minds behind Harvard’s student government.

Email
Technology

Email

Omni 2.0
Student Life

Omni 2.0

HarvardX
Technology

EdX Courses Take Less Time Than On-Campus Ones, Report Says

Students using Harvard and MIT’s edX courses take significantly less time to complete the online programs than students enrolled in the equivalent on-campus classes do, a wide-ranging report on the virtual education platform found.

Mark Zuckerberg 2004
Research

Harvard Partners With Facebook For Tech Research

​More than a decade after its founding in a Harvard dorm, Facebook is partnering with Harvard and 16 other universities in a research agreement allow Harvard faculty members and graduate students to work with the social media giant.

Digitizing, Documenting
Libraries

Digitizing, Documenting

Camera operator Ying B. Li works to scan physical sheets of music into Harvard's digital archives.

Scan and Deliver
Libraries

Scan and Deliver

Librarians may scan over 7,000 pages each day to digitize the physical resources in Harvard's archives.

Scan and Deliver
Libraries

Turning the Page

​While Harvard's library digitization efforts have presented new opportunities for scholars to access and preserve sources for posterity, they have also brought their own set of challenges.

Harvard Medical School

With New Licensing Agreement, Harvard Hopes to Improve Cancer Treatment

Harvard has granted the Cambridge-based technological startup Magenta Therapeutics access to a suite of technologies partly patented by the University.

Allston

Harvard and Mass. Politicians Celebrate Life Lab Opening

Harvard’s upper crust and political elites celebrated the official opening of the Harvard Life Lab, a new biotech research and enterprise facility in Allston, with speeches and a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon.

College

Students’ Interest in Tech Careers Soars in Recent Years

The popularity of the the Office of Career Service’s Big Data Analytics & Technology Fair makes apparent the rise in the number of Harvard students pursuing careers in the technology sector.

Isaac Kohlberg
Scrutiny

Isaac Kohlberg

Isaac Kohlberg manages a staff of 50 who make all final decisions regarding Harvard's patents. Here, he laughs as he talks about forgetting his tie.

Isaac Kohlberg
Scrutiny

Isaac Kohlberg

Current head of Harvard's technology office, Isaac Kohlberg, says that his office's "mission [is] all about societal impact." Here, he sits at his own desk.