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The March for Science
Harvard Medical School

The March for Science

Marchers head down Huntington Avenue from the Longwood Medical Area to join Boston’s March for Science at Boston Common.

Tiësto at Yardfest
College

Photos of the Weekend 4.23.2017

The March for Science
Research

Harvard Profs, Faust Join March for Science

“We march because our future depends on the future of science," said University President Drew G. Faust.

Steve Aoki's Yardfest Performance
College

Students Sound Off on Tiësto for Yardfest Artist

While some undergraduates said they were excited to learn that Dutch dance DJ Tiësto would headline Friday’s Yardfest, for others, the announcement only prompted the question: Tiësto who?

Harvard Medical School Quadrangle
Harvard Medical School

Thousands Enroll in Med School Course on Opioids

An online Harvard Medical School course that focuses on opioid abuse treatment and prevention has drawn over over 7,500 enrollees since its launch on March 27.

George Church: Wild Biotech
Student Life

Harvard Affiliates Slated to Speak at Boston March for Science

Five Harvard affiliates are slated to speak at a “March for Science” in Boston Common on April 22.

New Class Schedule
College

Students Lament Loss of 'Harvard Time'

“I think seven minutes is a good window of time. So I don’t really see a reason to mess with the system,” Allison S. Chang ’19 said.

Harvard Medical School Quadrangle
Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School Launches First Online Certificate Program

​Harvard Medical School will launch its first online certificate program this summer for people considering health careers, offering four paid courses on topics in medicine.

HMS Protest
Harvard Medical School

Harvard Affiliates Organize Marches for Science

Harvard students, researchers, and professors are planning concurrent Marches for Science the morning of April 22, joining over 400 demonstrations around the world in support of continued role for science in public life.

Jin Park
Harvard Medical School

Study Finds Lower Depression Rates Among DACA Eligible Individuals

Harvard researchers found lower rates of depression among undocumented immigrants eligible for the federal administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy.

Cornel West
Student Groups

Harvard Professors Sign Statement Endorsing ‘Freedom of Expression’

The publication of the statement follows a recent highly-publicized confrontation between Middlebury College students and controversial social scientist Charles Murray.

Harvard Medical School Quadrangle
Politics

Med School Professors Worried About Federal Budget

As Congress begins formulating a new budget, some professors and researchers at Harvard Medical School are concerned about potential cuts in federal funding.

Health

School of Public Health Dean Explores School's Future

"A new building for the future" is one of Harvard School of Public Health Dean Michelle A. Williams's goals.

Harvard Medical School Quadrangle
Harvard Medical School

Med School Diversity Task Force Will Formulate Recommendations

​A task force at Harvard Medical School will meet over the next few months to formulate recommendations about how to make the school more inclusive.

HMS Protest
Harvard Medical School

Trump Makes Surprise Appearance at Dana-Farber Fundraiser

President Donald Trump’s attendance at a Medical School-affiliated event drew particular attention and fanned the flames of an ongoing controversy over Dana-Farber’s choice of venue.