Rebecca L. Walkowitz

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Rosovsky Vows to Stay the Course

No one ever said dean of the Faculty would be an easy job. But for the man often called the

Disciplines Clash in Memo War

More than 4000 miles removed from this spring's nationally publicized inter-departmental controversy, Sociology Chair Aage B. Sorensen has remained absent--and


Only one year before Harvard's upcoming $2.5 billion-plus fundraising campaign is scheduled to kick off, the University's top two administrative

A Harvard School of History?

At a University which seeks to recruit only the foremost scholars to its tenured ranks, maintaining and identifying excellence is

Low-Profile Group Has Strong Impact

Every Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m., the chief executive officer of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) meets

Soc. Stud. Demands Censure of Sociology

Social Studies head David S. Landes said yesterday he has urged Dean of the Faculty A. Michael Spence to censure

Sociology Appoints Five Junior Profs

Even as the nationwide competition for talented young professors becomes increasingly tight, Harvard's Sociology Department has hired five new junior

Spence Resigns to Take Stanford Post

Dean of the Faculty A. Michael Spence will leave Harvard this June to become dean of Stanford University's Graduate School

Insensitivity Unjustifiable

T HE staff position asserts that "the issue comes down to whether sex should be allowed in Science Center bathrooms."

Investments Target Fewer Companies

In an effort to increase control over its $4.5 billion endowment, Harvard money managers have tried to limit the University's

Harvard Finances Remain Stable

Harvard, with an endowment approaching $4.5 billion, had a strong showing financially last year, maintaining its position as the nation's

$135 Million Stakes: Building the Case

It's not often that Harvard sues its investment advisors for $135 million. And, the University isn't taking any chances. When

Tradition and Changes Mix in Big Apple Vote

NEW YORK--At a victory party for New York City's first-ever Black mayor, the politics of tradition mingled with the spirit

Wilson Taps Former Colleague for Radcliffe

When reporters received a tip that the new president of Radcliffe would come from the University of Michigan, at least

Harvard Prepares Funding Pitch

Boston's Harvard Club. Sandwiches run about $12. Dinner entrees--French haute cuisine --cost around $18. Jacket and tie are required. And