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Students Rally for Harvard Sanctuary Status
Central Administration

Faust Says Harvard Will Not Be a 'Sanctuary Campus'

University President Drew G. Faust said Harvard will not designate itself a “sanctuary campus” at a Faculty of Arts and Sciences meeting held Tuesday afternoon in the Science Center.


Islamic Society Hosts Anti-Islamophobia Event

At a time when hate crimes against Muslim Americans have spiked to their highest levels since the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, Harvard’s Islamic Society hosted a discussion highlighting discrimination faced by Muslims in the United States on Friday.

SEAS Will Move to Allston Science Complex

Harvard Pays $147.3 Million to Finalize Allston Land Deal

Harvard has paid railroad company CSX Transportation $147.3 million as one of the final steps of a land acquisition deal begun more than a decade ago.

Fire in Cambridge Saturday Night

10-Alarm Fire Sets Buildings Ablaze in Cambridge

A 10-alarm fire broke out in Cambridge Saturday afternoon, and was contained to one building as of around 9 p.m.


Islamic Society to Host Anti-Islamophobia Event

A Facebook page for the teach-in invites attendees to “come learn about Islamophobia and anti-Muslim sentiment” in “the wake of the election.”

"You Can't Normalize White Supremacy"

Protesters Denounce Trump Advisers Outside IOP Event

​Protesters gathered in the pouring rain outside Harvard’s Institute of Politics Wednesday evening to denounce the University for inviting advisers of President-elect Donald Trump to a campus event this week and call for the dismissal of Trump’s chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon.

Whitney Hansen
Fifteen Most Interesting

Whitney Hansen

Whitney Hansen, an Integrative Biology concentrator, can’t remember when or how she fell in love with animals.

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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.