Michael D. Smith

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Letter to the Editor: Administration is not Pursuing Student Body Expansion

To expand the size of the undergraduate student body, we would have to build more classrooms, add additional faculty members, expand our academic and health support services, and—because we are a residential college—construct new undergraduate housing.


Planting Seeds of Greatness at FAS

It is hard to express just how proud I am of the way in which FAS faculty and staff have come together to make the past 18 months successful for our students and to ensure continued growth and enrichment for the institution as a whole.

Husbanding Harvard’s Resources

With the report last week of a 27.3 percent drop

Our Plans for the Future

On Monday, May 11, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences outlined a wide-ranging set of changes to programs and services

Renewing a Venerable Experiment

Even as we absorb the implications of the global financial crisis and plan for how we might react to it,