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Anand Giridharadas

Anand Giridharadas Condemns 'Elite Generosity' in Institute of Politics Talk

Anand Giridharadas, author of the book 'Winners Take All,' criticized the notion that elite philanthropists can bring about reform in a talk at the Harvard Institute of Politics Tuesday.

University Hall Morning

Mahajan and Patel Plan To Bridge Gaps in Student Experience

Sanika S. Mahajan ’21 and Rushi A. Patel ’21, one of several tickets vying for the Undergraduate Council presidency and vice presidency, hope to fix perceived gaps in the undergraduate  experience and empower student activists, according to their campaign platform.

Craig A. Kelley

Craig Kelley

Craig A. Kelley has made transportation innovation, affordable housing, climate change, and education his top priority issues for his Cambridge City Council re-election campaign.

Receipt signed by John Hancock

The Harvard-Hancock Feud

But once his patriotic duties came calling, barely a year after his appointment, Hancock abandoned the post without officially resigning.

Larry Sumers

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney Discusses International Cooperation at IOP

As part of the annual Albert H. Gordon Lecture series — which focuses on international finance — the event addressed multilateral responses to potential international crises, such as climate change and financial recessions.

Indigenous Peoples' Day #2

Native Americans at Harvard College Celebrates Indigenous Peoples' Day

Undergraduate group Native Americans at Harvard College hosted an Indigenous Peoples’ Day event Monday, celebrating native cultures and petitioning Harvard administrators to solely accept Indigenous Peoples' Day as the official University holiday and cease recognition of Columbus Day.

Gang of Five in 1979

A Social Social Studies Thesis

The year is 1978, and five women gather outside the office of Social Studies department chair Michael Walzer. As they wait, shoes tapping, they discuss the most recent Phillips Brooks House Association meeting and debate strategies for empowering marginalized groups. They are here to write their thesis — together, not alone.