Crimson staff writer
A Breakdown of the Harvard Campaign
Note: The $450 million in funding allocated for the SEAS priority overlaps with that of other priorities.
It was an unusual year at Harvard, marked by three University closures, two major scandals, and an act of terrorism just miles away.
Map of Manhunt for Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect
After two bombings killed three and injured over 176 on April 15, police chased two suspects across Cambridge and Watertown starting around 10:30 p.m. Thursday night. After one suspect was shot during a shoot-out in Watertown in the early morning hours on Friday, police worked together with FBI, National Guard, and other units to find the second suspect. The search concentrated on Watertown, and investigators eventually closed in on the suspect in a Watertown backyard.
Harvard College's financial aid budget has increased from $103 million in the 2007-2008 academic year to a record $182 million in 2013-2014.