Admissions Office

Justice Department May Join Admissions Lawsuit Against Harvard, Experts Say

The Justice Department’s decision to reopen an investigation into Harvard’s admissions process may result in the government joining an existing lawsuit on the issue.

University President Drew G. Faust

Faust Met with Pence on D.C. Trip

University President Drew G. Faust met with Vice President Mike Pence last week on her fourth lobbying trip to the nation’s capital in 2017.

Morning Joe Event

‘Morning Joe’ Hosts Speak at IOP Event

Speaking Wednesday evening in Washington, D.C., at an event organized by the Institute of Politics, Brzezinski and Scarborough told Harvard students about their collective experiences working in news media and politics.

Defenders of the Undocumented
Student Groups

Undocumented Students Relieved by DACA Extension, But Far from Satisfied

Trump’s decision last week to extend Obama-era protections for undocumented students was greeted with relief from some Harvard students even as they reaffirmed a need for immigration reform.

Manhattan Climate March
Student Groups

In Letter, Faust Commits to Climate Progress

University President Drew G. Faust signed a statement affirming Harvard’s commitment to make progress on climate change.

The Harvard Lobby
Central Administration

The Harvard Lobby

Three trips to D.C., 11 lawmakers, two amicus briefs. Under Trump, Harvard's lobbying efforts are heating up.

Immigration protest
University News

Passport to Uncertainty

With Trump's immigration orders on hold, some international students say the "fear and anxiety" hasn't abated.


Muslim at Harvard in the Age of Trump

After the election, Muslim students at Harvard are grappling with their place in the country and on campus.

Debate Watch

Harvard Democrats and Republican Club Jointly Denounce Comey Firing

The College Democrats and Republican Club denounced President Donald Trump’s decision to fire James Comey, former director of the FBI, in an unusual joint statement.

John Kasich at IOP

Kasich Talks Election, Polarization at IOP

Harvard​ affiliates crowded into the Institute of Politics to listen to Ohio Governor John R. Kasich discuss his 2016 campaign for the Republican presidential nomination and the rising polarization in American politics Wednesday night.

The March for Science

Harvard Profs, Faust Join March for Science

“We march because our future depends on the future of science," said University President Drew G. Faust.

Naomi Klein
On Campus

Activist Calls White House 'Subsidiary of Exxon Mobil' at Cambridge Church

I think it is fair to say that the US government is now wholly owned subsidiary of ExxonMobil and the Trump Organization of course,” said environmental activist Naomi Klein.

The Wall of Resistance

Activists, Artists Build 'Wall of Resistance' in Science Center Plaza

Activists and artists installed a public art project aimed at drawing attention to social justice issues in the Science Center Plaza Tuesday.

Dr. Daniel J. Levitin
On Campus

Dr. Daniel J. Levitin

Dr. Daniel J. Levitin, a cognitive psychologist and neuroscientist, speaks Wednesday afternoon at the Harvard Law School Campus. Levitin’s lecture discussed the danger and power of fake news in the “post-truth era” and ways to defend against information illiteracy.

Professor Timothy P. McCarthy
On Campus

Professor Timothy P. McCarthy

Kennedy School professor Timothy P. McCarthy ’93 discusses activism in the era of Trump at the first session of the Resistance School on Wednesday night.