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Former students, friends, family, and colleagues gather to celebrate Harry Lewis on the occasion of his seventieth birthday.

4.20.17 | News

A sign directs students to a polling location at Phillips Brooks House. The vote to ratify a union took place last November 16 and 17.

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/LC

An NLRB report calls for a new graduate-student union election. 

4.19.17 | News

Cynthia Nixon and Jennifer Ehle in A Quiet Passion

© A Quiet Passion/Hurricane Films/Courtesy of Music Box Films.

In his film A Quiet Passion, Terence Davies illuminates Emily Dickinson’s daily life and eternal poetry.

4.18.17 | Film
David A. Fahrenthold

David A. Fahrenthold

Courtesy of David A. Fahrenthold

David Fahrenthold ’00 will continue to hold President Trump accountable. 

4.13.17 | Alumni

Joe Biden

Courtesy of the Biden Foundation

The former vice president will address graduating seniors on May 24. 

4.12.17 | News

Colson Whitehead

Photograph by Michael Lionstar

Journalist, novelist, and social scientist honored

4.10.17 | News

Thomas D. Cabot. The portrait of him in uniform was painted by F.W. Benson in 1917.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Firsthand accounts of Harvard men and women who lived through it, 100 years after the United States entered the Great War

4.7.17 | Alumni

Harvard’s Ryan Donato rushes toward the net in the November game that broke Boston College’s win streak.

Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

The Harvard men’s hockey team advances to the national championship’s final four in Chicago.

4.5.17 | Sports

University Hall—the home of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, where faculty meetings are held

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The College adopts a new class schedule, and renews the quantitative requirement with a nod toward data science.

4.4.17 | News

A Thai fortunetelling manuscript from the early nineteenth century, held at Houghton Library

Photograph courtesy of Houghton Library/Harvard College Library Imaging Services

An undergraduate’s view of the collections at Houghton Library, from the inside looking out.

4.3.17 | Museums and Collections