Students walk past Widener steps on Tuesday morning, beginning the academic year on a humid September day. Shopping week will continue until Tuesday, at which point students are expected to have solidified their course schedules.
After contentious comments that angered many in the LGBTQ community, history professor Niall Ferguson offers an apology to a group of Harvard students and affiliates at the Harvard College Women's Center. A conversation about the comments and a broader dialogue broke out later in the session.
Harvard Horizons, an initiative to recognize and celebrate the contributions of PhD students at Harvard, awarded these 8 scholars on Monday, May 6th, 2013. Fenna Krienen, Hansun Hsiung, Jeff Teigler, Liz Maynes-Aminzade, Aaron Kuan, Alex Fattal, Stephanie Dick and Edgar Barroso were named the 2013 Horizon Scholars.