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Student Groups

Harvard Students Bring Hackathon to the Vatican

VHacks, which took place from March 8 to 11, was a joint-effort between Vatican officials, the Catholic think tank Optic, and students from Harvard and MIT.

Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School

HBS Adds Economist Brimmer’s Papers to Special Collections

​Harvard Business School’s Baker Library has added the accumulated works of prominent economist Dr. Andrew F. Brimmer to its permanent Special Collections.

HBS African American Student Union

Harvard Business School Celebrates Black Alumni

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of its African American Student Union, HBS is hosting a conference, academic symposium, and exhibition.

Extension School Classroom
Extension School

Extension School Expands Online Course Offerings

The Extension School has grown its online course catalog significantly over the past few years, according to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.

Anant Agarwal

Under Bacow, Possibilities for Growth in DCE and edX

University President-elect Lawrence S. Bacow said he is interested in creating more opportunities for underresourced communities to access Harvard and its teaching at a press conference on Sunday.

Out of Silence
Student Groups

Reproductive Justice Group Stages Annual Performance

“We are interested in sharing real abortion narratives just to destigmatize abortion, to bring humanity, compassion, and empathy to this topic,” said an organizer of the event.


If Democrats Respect Women, Al Franken Should Resign

Any Democrat who excuses Franken’s lascivious behavior—whether it be out of cynicism for our political future or another reason—must recognize that they, too, are part of the problem.

Student Life

Harvard College Proceeds with Online Title IX Training for Second Year

​The College used input from undergraduate focus groups to update its sexual assault prevention training modules for 2017, according to Title IX Coordinator Emily J. Miller.


Liberal Rhetoric is Intellectually Exclusive

Though liberals like me disagree with Trump’s opinions, we must acknowledge that his message won in part because it was digestible, whereas the liberal agenda was not.


Black Students Association Condemns Assault of Cornell Student

“If it could happen at Cornell, it could happen here at Harvard,” said Hasani A. Hayden ’19, the President of BSA.

Gatekeepers: White House Chiefs of Staff

Former White House Chiefs of Staff Discuss Trump at IOP

Three former White House chiefs of staff discussed disorganization in the Trump White House at an Institute of Politics event on Tuesday night.

Charles Murray protestors

Charles Murray Event Draws Protest

Murray, whose work alleging race can be linked to IQ disparities has been denounced as “racist pseudoscience” by the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke to a crowd of nearly 300.

Summer Postcards 2017

Summer Postcard: Issues of Indivisibility

Americans, ever the optimists, promise that every problem has a solution. But as I watched yet another conflict unfold in Jerusalem, I felt my American optimism lose out to logic.


In Pursuit of Happiness and In Loving Memory

When I get upset about something as insignificant as my midterms, I try to think of my grandfather’s example, but I don’t always succeed. The never-ending drive for success synonymous with four years at Harvard is consuming.

Harvard Ed Portal Opening

In Tenth Year, Ed Portal Celebrates Growth

Nearly ten years after its inception, the Harvard Ed Portal has grown to provide academic support to about 250 Allstonian students each year.