Economics Professor Roland G. Fryer, Jr. is being investigated separately by Harvard and the state of Massachusetts and has been barred by University officials from setting foot in the research lab he heads.
The rally—organized by the student-led Every Voice Coalition—supported two bills currently in House committees.
The change comes as a new piece of state legislation, the Massachusetts Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, takes effect.
Mass. Secretary Matthew A. Beaton called for further review by the Department of Transportation’s recent evaluation of Allston’s West Station.
Activist and author Robert “Bob” K. Massie visited The Democracy Center on Friday to discuss his campaign for the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Governor Charlie D. Baker ’79 this November.
Business school administrator Margaret W. Busse has announced her candidacy for Mass. state Senate as a Republican.
Happy 4/20, Harvard!
“We really dodged a huge bullet on Friday, but it is definitely not over," one Massachusetts health care executive said.
Recreational marijuana will be legal in Massachusetts starting Dec. 15, although the future of the drug on Harvard’s campus is uncertain as the University remains mum on changes to its drug and alcohol policy.
Officials from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation detailed updates to the agency’s plans for straightening a portion of Interstate 90 that will cross Harvard-owned land in Allston during a public meeting Thursday.
Massachusetts voters opted to legalize marijuana and denied a proposed lift in the state's charter school cap that was contentious among state Democrats, along with handing Hillary Clinton an overwhelming majority in the state.
Democrats maintained their majority in the Massachusetts State Legislature on Election Day Tuesday.