Extension dean Huntington Lambert gave his mother, Joan, her 1973 diploma.
The “handyman” dean who runs continuing education and University extension
edX and other MOOC providers expand offerings, assess effectiveness, and move toward course credit.
Michael Shinagel, Harvard’s all-time longest-serving dean, was honored at a retirement party.
Harvard news: Graduate School dean Xiao-Li Meng, Marc Hauser, University Professor Eric Maskin, and more
The former Quincy House master concludes a 44-year Harvard career.
Harvard partners with MIT to form edX, an ambitious online learning venture.
In the future Harvard will serve nontraditional students, both on- and
off-campus, in much greater numbers than traditional ones.