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Lawrence S. Bacow Speaking


Harvard Corporation member Lawrence S. Bacow will serve as the University’s 29th president.

The Search in Three Minutes

Harvard is searching for its next president. What does that mean? Read the story here.

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Hiding in Plain Sight

Loeb House

Harvard’s soon-to-be 29th president strolled into Loeb House the morning of his confirmation unnoticed and under the radar.

The Bacow Era Begins


Lawrence S. Bacow will become the 29th president of the country’s oldest University at a time when higher education is under siege.

Past Hints at Future

Presidents Past and Future

Some say Bacow’s history in higher education campaigns has prepared him well for the financial responsibilities that come with running one of the world’s richest universities.

As the presidential search committee combs the world for Faust's successor, some say that Harvard’s potential as a global university should weigh heavily on their minds.