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PBHA Creates Public Service Czar

In an effort to provide more guidance for student community service groups—and to give a graduating senior non-profit experience at

Portrait: Alan J. Stone

In one black-and-white photograph on the wall of his Mass. Hall office, Alan J. Stone looks exhausted, staring into the

In ROTC Address, Faust Quietly Criticizes 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

University President Drew G. Faust softly criticized the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy at the ROTC commissioning ceremony today,

Faust Offers Parting Advice to Graduates

Forty years ago, University President Drew G. Faust graduated from Bryn Mawr College, headed for a career in academia. Yesterday

In Baccalaureate Address, Faust Gives Harvard Seniors Parting Advice

Forty years ago, University President Drew G. Faust graduated from Bryn Mawr College, headed for a career in academia. This

Leaders Call for Flexible Funding

As the Massachusetts House and Senate finalize bills to provide $1 billion for life sciences research over the next decade,

HMC Bids for Timber Company

Harvard Management Company (HMC), which manages the University’s $35 billion endowment, made an offer late last week to take over

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Donor Conference Meets at Harvard

They descended on Cambridge in droves this weekend to see current undergraduates, hear lectures from faculty, and, of course, be

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Faust Creates Infrastructure Committee

The University will convene an advisory committee charged with recommending changes to Harvard’s physical infrastructure in Cambridge, University President Drew

Funding Dispute Stymies Initiative

Four years ago, Harvard laid out an ambitious plan for a program to foster research at the intersection of computing

Finance VP Resigns, Questions Linger

Staffers in the Office of the Vice President for Finance found what they have called an unexpected message in their

Finance VP Steps Down

Elizabeth Mora, a 10-year Mass. Hall veteran who currently oversees Harvard’s budget and financial planning, will step down as vice

Merck, Prof Combat Osteoporosis

A Harvard immunologist’s research focused on developing new therapies for the treatment of osteoporosis has resulted in a lucrative deal

GSAS Dean Named Pulitzer Finalist

CLARIFICATION APPENDED The new dean of Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Allan M. Brandt, received further accolades for

Mendillo to Return to HMC After Six Year Departure

Jane L. Mendillo, who worked at Harvard Management Company (HMC) for 15 years until her departure to run Wellesley College’s

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather
Columns

CS50 and the Humanities