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Harvard in the World

Harvard to Continue Support for Cuba Travel Despite Government Restrictions

Amid growing tensions between Cuba and the United States under the Trump administration, Harvard will continue to support students in their academic endeavors abroad in Cuba.

It's Harvard's World
Harvard in the World

Harvard Without Borders

As the presidential search committee combs the world for Faust's successor, some say that Harvard’s potential as a global university should weigh heavily on their minds.

 Symposium on Urbanism, Spirituality, and Well-being
Harvard in the World

Lecture Series Seeks to Strengthen Harvard's Ties to Mexico

​Harvard launched a five-year lecture series to commemorate the career of a Mexican archaeologist, an effortt to promote work from Harvard’s office in Mexico City.

Harvard Divinity School

Portals Project Connects Cambridge Students with Refugees

A metallic-gold shipping container at the Divinity School is connecting Cambridge students with refugees from Iraq, Gaza City, Jordan, and Germany.

Office of International Education
Harvard in the World

Students Vie for Free Travel Fellowships in Photo Contest

​Students hoping to travel the world had to first travel across the University’s campuses for a contest offering two international travel fellowships as its grand prizes.

Harvard in the World

Ed School Ramps Up Global Initiatives

“The school has educated thousands of students who have gone on to advance public education all over the world,” said Education school Professor Fernando Reimers.

H.E. Gerard Araud

Worldwide Week Showcases Harvard's Global Footprint

The Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs worked with Harvard schools, research centers, academic departments, and student organizations to host internationally-minded events throughout the week.

Harvard in the World

Harvard’s Office in Johannesburg Thriving in First Year

Harvard's office in Johannesburg, South Africa is up and running, hosting fellowships, roundtables, and research partnerships for Harvard affiliates in the region.

Harvard in the World

Center for Hellenic Studies Features Programs at Worldwide Week Panel

Faculty and students gathered at a panel event to discuss how their work with the Center for Hellenic Studies is helping to expand Harvard's presence in Greece.

Harvard International Office
Harvard in the World

Visa Service Suspension Threatens Turkish Scholars

After the U.S. and Turkish governments announced they would stop issuing most visitor visas, some are worried that Turkish scholars may be barred from coming to the country.


Steel Magnate Renames South Asia Institute with $25 Million Donation

Steel magnate Lakshmi N. Mittal and his family donated $25 million to establish an endowment at Harvard’s South Asia Institute, retitling the institute in his namesake.

IOP Inauguration Watch Party

Studying Abroad in the Age of Trump

Never the most popular in Europe, Americans have, in the last year, faced additional stigma in their travels abroad: Donald Trump is the president of their country.


In Annenberg, Sophomores Celebrate Concentration Declarations

Hundreds of sophomores gathered in Annenberg Hall Thursday to celebrate the passing of the College’s concentration declaration deadline.

Sachee and Khansarinia

Sachee and Khansarinia Plan on 'Piecing It All Together'

Yasmin Z. Sachee ’18 and her running mate Cameron K. Khansarinia ’18 embrace each other’s goofy habits, unique fashion tastes, eccentric personalities, and passions for understanding Harvard College’s complex administrative system.

Harvard Law School

Attorney Emphasizes Political Power of Art

An attorney cautioned Harvard Law School students Wednesday that legally defending artistic creation has become more urgent after the 2016 presidential election.