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Harvard Law School

Law School Establishes New Advising, Mentoring Programs

The Law School is expanding its advising and mentoring programs four months after some called for more advising opportunities on campus.

John F. Manning
Harvard Law School

​A Dean for the Third Century

It will fall to John F. Manning '82, a textualist who clerked for former Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin G. Scalia, to lead a school not known for its modesty.

Faust at the Economic Club

Faust Calls Republican Tax Plan ‘Blow at the Strength of American Higher Education’

“It seems to us a blow at the strength of American higher education, the excellence of American higher education, and the competitiveness of American higher education."

Law School Gavels
Harvard Law School

Report Criticizes Law School’s Alleged Corporate Focus

Five-time presidential candidate Ralph Nader said the Law School is "not addressing the broader need around the country for legal services.”

Massachusetts Hall

Harvard Facing Three Federal Title IX Investigations

Harvard is facing two previously unreported federal investigations into its compliance with anti-sex discrimination Title IX.

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Harvard Law School

Law School Bicentennial Hosts Senators and Other Notable Alums

Five U.S. senators, former U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch ’81, and federal judge Merrick B. Garland ’74 joined six Supreme Court Justices at Harvard Law School this weekend.

Harvard in the World

Harvard’s Office in Johannesburg Thriving in First Year

Harvard's office in Johannesburg, South Africa is up and running, hosting fellowships, roundtables, and research partnerships for Harvard affiliates in the region.

Presidential Search and SEAS Mass Hall Code

Bridge Over the River Charles

Whether or not Harvard’s next president holds an engineering degree, SEAS and its role in Harvard’s future will constitute a central part of their tenure.

Holden Green

Holden Green

Construction occurring at Harvard University Housing building Holden Green in Somerville has disrupted some residents.

Harvard to the Hill

John Harvard Goes to Washington

Come June, Faust's successor will need to continue to advocate for American higher education on a national stage.

Drew Faust

Faust Joins ‘Dream Coalition’ to Protect Undocumented Students

Besides Faust, the coalition boasts a distinguished list of founding members—including Apple CEO Tim Cook, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School

Business School Professor Named Morehouse President

Although this presidency will be his first official role at Morehouse, Business School professor David A. Thomas said he has “always had an attachment and admiration for Morehouse.”

Harvard International Office
Harvard in the World

Visa Service Suspension Threatens Turkish Scholars

After the U.S. and Turkish governments announced they would stop issuing most visitor visas, some are worried that Turkish scholars may be barred from coming to the country.

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Humanities Division

Harvard Plans Arts Facilities in Allston

The proposed “ArtLab” will house an audio recording studio, sound editing stations, and performance spaces.

Gannett House
Harvard Law School

Law Review Elects First Ever Majority Female Class

The Harvard Law Review selected more female editors than male editors to join the prestigious journal’s ranks this summer.