Jake Freyer

Class of 2018 Admissions By the Numbers
Admissions

Class of 2018 Admissions By the Numbers

Deadlines for Dropping Classes at Harvard and Peer Institutions
Academics

Deadlines for Dropping Classes at Harvard and Peer Institutions

Harvard's Endowment Over the Years
College Finance

Harvard's Endowment Over the Years

Harvard's endowment returns have been generally in line with the national average in the past few years, but historically exceeded it, according to data from the National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute.

High Schools and Harvard
Admissions

High Schools and Harvard

The graph shows the unequal distribution of high schools in the Harvard Class of 2017. The straight line (above tan shading) is an even distribution. Data is from the Freshman Register.

College Administration

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Summer Postcards 2013

Kuvuza Umutima / Talking to the Heart

I had never thought of the language I speak being such a critical part of who I am. Kinyarwanda, however, is spoken in so limited an area that its speakers see it as a big part of their shared identity—and the foreigner who makes an effort to learn gets some respect for it.

Summer Postcards 2013

Urunturuntu

19 years ago this month, Rwanda was a place that seemed to be full of evil; it is hard to imagine a society in a worse state. And yet, living here, I frequently find myself marveling at how kind and generous its people are.

Summer Postcards 2013

The More Things Change

Maybe this is just what progress looks like—and here, of all places, there is a lot to move past.

House Life

Statistical Breakdown of the Class of 2013

An interactive examination of the habits, preferences, and plans of the graduating senior class.

House Life

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University Finances

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Football

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Faculty

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Compensation for professors varies across the 12 institutions in edX.

College

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College

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House Art Cover Wallpaper
Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance