Senior Gift is a way—part symbolic, part impressively tangible—to quite literally pay it forward.
While the compensation of those managers is high in absolute terms, relative to the immense potential of the endowment and the world of finance, it is far from exorbitant.
Environments that foster negative feelings are destructive of the openness and inclusivity essential to Harvard’s mission.
Our current system effectively provides a tiered system where academic flexibility is only available to those with the means to pursue it.
But today, the College’s Program in General Education—the modern successor of the original distribution requirements—fails to match the vision set forth by Lowell.
Even as the reaction to them raises significant questions about the nature of final clubs, we need to have a more sincere dialogue than these websites can possibly create.
Same-sex marriage should be recognized as a basic right rooted in our nation’s value of equality—it is the duty of the Court to uphold this principle where states have failed.
Regardless of which specific policies we end up deciding to pursue, Freddie Gray’s death is further evidence that the status quo is unsustainable — that it is time for reform.
As the Armenian community continues to grieve and commemorate, we hope that the United States will extend the recognition that the Genocide warrants.
Everything that makes Harvard special centers around the community of people who live here.
It is easy and altogether too frequent for our balance between work and fun to become skewed here, and for social events to become—either by accident or design—exclusive and closed to certain members of the community.