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Sara A. Atske

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For Longtime HUDS Staffer, Multimillion-Dollar Windfall Brings Relief

In total, the longtime Harvard staffer will take home $6.5 million, before taxes, in one lump sum.

Student Groups

Affiliates Laud Same-Sex Marriage Decision

The Court on Monday upheld appeals court rulings that struck down gay marriage bans in five states—Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Undergraduate Council

UC Honors Faculty and Students at Annual Awards Ceremony

The Undergraduate Council honored exceptional faculty and students with various awards for teaching and advising at its annual awards ceremony Thursday evening.

Back to the USSR?
Nieman Foundation

Former CNN Reporter Highlights Effects of Media in Russia

Jill Dougherty and Bruce Allyn, senior fellow at the Harvard Negotiation Project, told attendees at Monday's event that they should consider Russia in a historical perspective.

Harvard Business School

'Shark Tank' Casting Team Searches for Harvard Entrepreneurs

In search of budding entrepreneurs, the casting team for ABC’s Emmy-nominated reality television show “Shark Tank” visited Harvard’s Innovation Lab on Friday.


Med School Prof. Finds Brain Abnormalities in Young Marijuana Users

In a recent study, Jodi Gilman, a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, discovered brain abnormalities in young adults who are marijuana smokers.

Flyby Arts

The Best of Harvard on Colbert

Stephen Colbert has been in the news lately for his new position. Because we're all narcissistic, here are the best times he's featured Harvard on "The Colbert Report".

Spoken Word Poet Takes the Stage

Spoken Word Artist Sarah Kay Releases, Presents New Poetry Collection

Sarah Kay, a spoken word poet known for her TED talks, performed some of her latest work in honor of the official release of her new book for a full house at the Oberon theater Sunday night.

Meanings of Mandela
Af Am Department

Committee on African Studies Commemorates Mandela Three Months After Death

Three months after the globally televised memorial for Nelson Mandela, the Harvard University Committee on African Studies commemorated the South African leader’s legacy at Sanders Theatre Tuesday evening.

Innovation and New Technologies by Herbie Hancock

Hancock Lectures on Innovations in Jazz

Herbert “Herbie” J. Hancock explored the topic of innovation and new technologies by blending his passion for music and science in a lecture at Sanders Theatre Monday afternoon.

On Campus

British Actress Lily Cole Discusses Social Media Site

British fashion model, actress, and social entrepreneur Lily L. Cole is working to make the impossible possible with the U.S. launch of her London-based social media site and application called Impossible.

School at School

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather

CS50 and the Humanities

Closing Ceremony

Ignore Congress. Close Gitmo.