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Harvard Medical School Quadrangle
Harvard Medical School

Med School Diversity Task Force Will Formulate Recommendations

​A task force at Harvard Medical School will meet over the next few months to formulate recommendations about how to make the school more inclusive.

Harvard Graduate Students Union Info Session
Central Administration

Union, University Present Arguments in NLRB Hearing

The NLRB began a hearing on Wednesday that could determine the fate of Harvard's student unionization effort.

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault
Student Life

Seeking to Prevent Sexual Assault, Harvard's Progress is Uneven

At an institution with a long history of decentralization, swift and coordinated action does not come easily—even on the “the serious problem of sexual assault.”

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault
Central Administration

Harvard's Sexual Assault Prevention Efforts: 11 Months Later

Many of a University-wide task force's recommendations for preventing sexual assault at Harvard remain unfulfilled.

HMS Protest
Harvard Medical School

Trump Makes Surprise Appearance at Dana-Farber Fundraiser

President Donald Trump’s attendance at a Medical School-affiliated event drew particular attention and fanned the flames of an ongoing controversy over Dana-Farber’s choice of venue.

IOP

Former Speechwriters Reflect on Political Careers

Students gathered in John F. Kennedy, Jr. forum to hear stories and career advice from former speechwriters Jonathan J. Finer ’98 and Sarah K. Hurwitz ’99.

Unionization Vote
GSAS

Harvard Student Unionization: What’s at Stake

Harvard's student unionization effort is going to an NLRB hearing today. Here's a guide to who’s involved, what’s happened so far, and what’s at stake.

HGSU Petition
GSAS

GSAS Students Petition Faust for Increased Immigration Support

Graduate students are calling on Faust to provide additional support for international and undocumented students amid uncertainties generated by Trump’s travel ban.

Harvard Law School

Law School Clinic Files Amicus Brief Against Trump’s Immigration Order

The Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic filed Thursday an amicus brief challenging President Donald Trump’s seven-country immigration ban.

Massachusetts Hall
Harvard Business School

With Additional Target, Business School Charts Separate Fundraising Course

In an apparent deviation from the rest of Harvard's fundraising practices, the Business School announced last week that it will seek to raise an additional $300 million after having reached its $1 billion goal.

To Serve Better Thy Country
Higher Education

At Miami High School, Faust Praises Higher Ed

​Speaking at a Miami high school, University President Drew G. Faust encouraged students to pursue higher education—from local community colleges to Ivy League institutions.

Wasserstein Hall
Central Administration

As Dean Search Progresses, Law Students Continue Push for Role

Students at the Law School continue to demand further involvement in the selection process of the new dean and have started to hone in on their priorities for the search.

Shkreli Protesters
College

Protest, False Fire Alarm Disrupt Martin Shkreli’s Harvard Speech

A false fire alarm and student protest continuously disrupted the controversial investor's appearance on campus.

Central Administration

Three Investment Managers To Depart HMC to Form Hedge Funds

Weeks after the Harvard Management Company announced its intent to lay off nearly half of its 230-person staff, three of the firm’s investment managers will leave the company to form their own hedge funds, according to Bloomberg.

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - HMC Office
University Finances

Harvard Alumnus Brian Rogers Named to Harvard Management Co. Board

Brian C. Rogers ’77, a prominent investment manager and philanthropist, has joined the Harvard Management Company's board of directors.