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For Cuban Americans at Harvard, Mixed Feelings After Castro’s Death

Among Harvard’s Cuban-American students and faculty, Castro’s death inspired reactions ranging from jubilation to ambivalence.

Harvard Law School

Anti-Semitic Postcard Promises to ‘Drain the Swamp’ at Harvard Law

The brief postcard, which includes threatening, explicit, and anti-Semitic attacks on visiting Law professor ​Sanford Levinson, ends with: "We’re gonna drain the swamp at Harvard Law. Juden Raus!”

Suiting Up
Student Life

Post Election, Harvard’s Clinton Staffers Face Uncertain Future

A handful of Harvard students took time off from school to work for Clinton’s campaign. In light of Trump’s unexpected victory, they say they have readjusted their plans for the future.

Saybrook Strip Reaction

After Full-Frontal Nudity, Yale Students Escorted From The Game

The students bore all in the annual "Saybrook Strip," performed at many Yale football games by residents of the school's Saybrook College.

Nasty Women
2016 Election

Nasty Women

D.C. resident Laura Wigglesworth and her daughters Molly and Claire stand together in line as Laura waits to vote in the 2016 presidential election.

Voters Line Up
2016 Election

Voters Line Up

Eligible D.C. residents–many with their children in tow–queue up to vote in the early hours of the morning on November 8.

Construction of the Harvard Stadium

Right on Through the Ball Game

The Harvard Stadium was once “a student playground.”

Central Administration

Faust Decries 'Frightening Incidents' After Trump’s Election

University President Drew G. Faust decried the "acrimonious words" and "escalating numbers of cruel and frightening incidents" in the wake of the 2016 presidential election.

Nasty Women

With Black And Hopeful Ink

My mother and I exchanged looks. We beamed. Without saying Hillary Clinton’s name, we both knew why we were smiling. We both knew why I was home.

Social Sciences Division

Students Say Trump Adviser Díaz Rosillo Not Partisan in Class

Students say lecturer Carlos E. Díaz Rosillo, who teaches the popular class Government 1359: “The Road to the White House,” has largely hidden his political leanings during his classes.


Harvard Lecturer to Work on Trump’s Transition Team

Harvard lecturer and Dunster House resident dean Carlos E. Díaz Rosillo will advise President-elect Donald Trump during his transition to the presidency, Politico reported Friday.

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Professors Postpone Exams After Trump’s Win

While undergraduates and faculty members alike came to terms with Donald Trump’s unexpected win Wednesday, several professors said they postponed assignments or altered lesson plans to ease students' schedules.

2016 Elections: Students at the IOP

Campus In Disbelief After Trump Clinches Presidency

Harvard Yard was quiet Wednesday afternoon as students, tired from staying up late to watch the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, walked to and from class.


Students Vote Tuesday, With Little Excitement

​Hundreds of students cast their votes in Tuesday’s presidential election, but many said they were less than excited about the candidates on the ticket.


Harvard and Mass. Politicians Celebrate Life Lab Opening

Harvard’s upper crust and political elites celebrated the official opening of the Harvard Life Lab, a new biotech research and enterprise facility in Allston, with speeches and a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon.