Amid turmoil in Washington over immigration reform, Harvard administrators are pushing for legislation securing legal protections for undocumented students and staff.
Lawrence S. Bacow will become the 29th president of the country’s oldest University at a time when higher education is under siege.
“I wanted to be the president of Harvard, but I recognized that there was this kind of parallel track where I was being the woman president of Harvard in a way that mattered," University President Drew G. Faust said.
Faust wrote that the “ambitious climate goals” set by the University come in response to the risks of climate change on the health of humanity and the planet.
As Congress moves to reauthorize the Higher Education Act, University President Drew G. Faust raised concerns about the bill’s impact on federal financial aid at a Faculty meeting Tuesday evening.
University President Drew G. Faust sent a letter to lawmakers on both sides of the aisle Friday, urging them to pass legislation protecting immigrants now vulnerable after the Trump administration’s termination of Temporary Protected Status.
Experts and Harvard affiliates say presidential candidates internal to the University may have an edge over those hailing from outside its gates.
Higher education experts say increased national scrutiny of sexual assault and misconduct could affect the search for Harvard's next president.
“Now more than ever, it is our responsibility to continue his work and carry forward his legacy, at Harvard and beyond," Faust wrote, referring to Martin Luther King Jr.
University President Drew G. Faust joined over two dozen university presidents to form a coalition to support undocumented and international students on U.S. campuses.
Faust is making the fight against the Republican tax plan her “priority focus,” reaching out to lawmakers and Harvard alumni in conservative states to combat the bill’s most “dangerous” proposals.
The Diversity Peer Educators—a group of trained student facilitators that conduct outreach for the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion—grew in size from ten to 20 staff members in the program’s second year.
As a renowned venture capitalist, James W. Breyer has built his career in investing in the right companies at the right time. But his biggest investment yet may be in Harvard’s future.
In the search for Harvard’s next president, Susan L. Carney ’73 will bring something indispensable to the 15-member search committee: time behind enemy lines.
“I am going to wait and see what happens before I decide what to do,” former Dean of the College Harry R. Lewis ’68 said.