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Bob Massie

Gubernatorial Candidate Bob Massie Speaks at The Democracy Center

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.

Widener Library

'A Second Freshman Year': Harvard’s Transfer Students

Though the University has various support systems in place, transfer students say that, often, it is up to them to fully integrate into life at the College.

Nadeem A. Mazen
Cambridge City Council

Mazen Drops Out of Congressional Race

Mazen said his primary reason for withdrawing from the race was a lack of campaign financing.

Kennedy School Globes
Harvard Kennedy School

HKS, MIT Launch Joint International Studies Program

The fellowship is sponsored by $1.8 million in grants from the Charles Koch Foundation to each respective school.

Daniel Gilbert
Student Life

For Some Students, Exam Prep to Consume Thanksgiving Break

While many students will enjoy the three-day break for the Thanksgiving holiday, others will be busy studying for final exams in the last two weeks before the end of the term.


Seniors Attend Public Service Recruitment Day

College seniors interested in pursuing public sector careers had their chance to network with potential employers last week.


Elton John Named Harvard Humanitarian of the Year

English singer, composer, and activist Elton H. John will receive the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year award.

Woody Harrelson at Brattle Theatre
Student Life

Woody Harrelson Speaks at Kirkland House

​Actor, screenwriter, and political activist Woody Harrelson spoke to a group of students at Kirkland House Wednesday evening about his personal inspirations, the current political climate, and his new upcoming film, “LBJ.”

General Education Updates

Dunster, Mather House Faculty Deans Settle Into New Positions

​After their arrival this summer, new Faculty Deans in Dunster House and Mather House say they are delighted with their homes and are enjoying a transition to House life.

Berkeley E. Brown '18

Fourteen Senior Class Marshals Selected for Class of 2018

After a two rounds of voting, the class of 2018 has elected eight senior class marshals. The group will join six appointed gift marshals to lead the Senior Class Committee.