Harvard returned 8.1 percent on its investments in fiscal year 2017, a “disappointing” performance the firm’s CEO called “a symptom of deep structural problems at HMC.”
Third-year Law student Jyoti Jasrasaria ’12 will chair the 18-member committee, which includes at least one representative from each of Harvard’s 12 degree-granting schools.
The Dean of the Kennedy School of Government withdrew Chelsea Manning’s invitation to serve as a visiting fellow this semester, calling her appointment “a mistake.”
As Harvard reckons with with historical ties to slavery, an exhibit at the School of Public Health this semester aims to honor the overlooked contributions of significant black and Native American figures in the field.
GSAS announced a new program that provides Ph.D. students free membership to Care.com, which normally costs $140 per year, as well as 10 days of childcare per year.
If history is any indication, faculty on the committee advising the search for Harvard’s next president will be involved until the very end of the search, while students will play a far more limited role.
The plaque is dedicated to slaves owned by the Royall family, whose donations helped endow Harvard Law School.
Task force members said Drew Faust’s decision to step down in June precipitated the change in schedule.
In a memo to the Department of Education, the faculty members push for revisions of Obama-era Title IX standards that govern how universities respond to campus sexual harassment and assault..
Harvard moved one step closer to naming its next president Tuesday when it unveiled the membership of two committees that will advise the search for University President Drew G. Faust’s successor.