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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.


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.

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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.

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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.

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Medical School Affiliates Protest Trump Resort Fundraiser

​Dozens of protesters assembled Saturday urging the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to relocate a Feb. 18 fundraiser from President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort.

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After Protests, Dana-Farber to Avoid ‘Controversial’ Fundraising Venues

Following protests led by HMS students, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute will not relocate a fundraiser planned for Mar-a-Lago, but vowed to avoid "controversial" venues in the future.

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Medical School Students Petition to Relocate Fundraiser From Trump Resort

Hundreds of Harvard Medical School have signed a petition calling on the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute​ to relocate a Feb. 18 fundraiser away from President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

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New Medical School Dean Unveils Diversity Task Force

Harvard Medical School Dean George Q. Daley ’82 also expressed concern about the “uncertainty” of federal research funding at a town hall event Tuesday.

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More than 40 Harvard Alumni Win Seats in 115th Congress

More than 40 Harvard alumni won seats in Congress Tuesday night as both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives remained under Republican control.


Divinity School Students and Staff Debate Mass. Ballot Questions

A group of Divinity School students and staff exchanged differing opinions on the Mass. referendum questions on charter school expansion and the legalization of Marijuana on Monday.


Experts Offer Solutions Integrating Conservation and Economic Development

Experts discussed conservation strategies that can both protect biodiversity and encourage economic development at a panel Thursday evening.


Law Professor Recounts U.S. Disputed Elections

​Ohio State University Law professor Edward B. Foley presented his findings on disputed elections throughout history and advocated for legal measures to prevent future controversies at the Kennedy School.