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Study Abroad Panel

Administrators Support Women, BGLTQ Students Abroad

College administrators have made an ongoing effort to provide more support to help students studying abroad know what to expect regarding cultural norms and gender identity in the countries they are visiting.


Office Uses Coffee Chats to Encourage Study Abroad

Since the beginning of the semester, the Office of International Education has used a new coffee chat program to reach out to students in Harvard’s 12 undergraduate Houses in the hopes of attracting more students to study abroad programs.

Talking To Elliott
Harvard in the World

International Affairs Provost and Scholar of China Visits Latin America

​Mark C. Elliott, Harvard’s new Vice Provost for International Affairs, is well known across the University for his scholarship in Chinese history. However, during his first few months in the role, Elliott has spent much time studying Latin America in order to prepare for his visit to Brazil and Peru this past week.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Hasty Pudding Man of the Year

Hasty Pudding Honors Man of the Year Joseph Gordon-Levitt

After Joseph Gordon-Levitt​ stripped to his boxers and ran into the audience wearing a superman costume, the famed actor accepted the Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ Man of the Year Award Friday in Farkas Hall.

School of Public Health
School of Public Health

School of Public Health Opens Research Center In Mumbai

Harvard’s School of Public Health recently opened a global health research center in Mumbai in a move that strengthens the University’s existing presence in the region.


The First Summer

As the newest members of the College who have not yet declared a concentration, freshmen face a limited pool of employers willing to consider them for paid summer internships.

Fischer Touchdown

Not Game: Some Forego Annual Football Showdown

Students planning to stay in town cited extracurricular commitments and the planning involved in making the trip to Yale among the reasons they're staying behind.

On Campus

Baseball Great Pedro Martinez Gets Personal in Talk

“Ever since I started, I felt like I had no space to fail,” the former Red Sox pitcher said. “That’s the kind of challenge you face when you come from a low-income family.”

Faculty Meeting
Gen Ed

What Gen Eds Have Helped Us With

Thus, it seems like an apt time to recount how this beloved system has aided us in our growth as students and responsible adults.


PIlot Program Offers High School Students Pell Grants

The program, which could help nearly 10,000 low-income high school students, could help bring in new students to the Harvard Extension School.

Tiq Milan on Transgender in America

BGLTQ Activist Tiq Milan Discusses Transgender Experience

BGLTQ activist and human rights advocate Tiq Milan said the development of his masculine identity did not follow the typical journey.

Music of the Vietnam War

Authors Consider Music's Place in Vietnam War Narratives

The event, titled “Myth, Memory, and the Music of the Vietnam War,” was co-sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center and the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, and Rights.

Harvard Foundation Humanitarian of the Year 2015

Nobel Laureate Satyarthi Accepts Harvard Humanitarian Award

“Kailash Satyarthi has dedicated much of his life to the protection of the most vulnerable among us,” Harvard Foundation director S. Allen Counter said while presenting Satyarthi with the award. “He exemplifies all of the qualities of humanitarianism.”