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Harvard Finances

The Deficit, Diminished

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences faces a smaller, but still multimillion-dollar, deficit.

FAS Budget: Better, Bit by Bit

The Arts and Sciences dean explains steps toward budget balance in fiscal year 2012—and concerns from financial aid to deferred capital projects.

Books and Budgets

The proliferation of knowledge in new fields and formats challenged Harvard libraries even before the University’s fiscal problems arose.

Arrested Development

With construction on its huge science facility in Allston halted, Harvard reconsiders its planned expansion there.

The Corporation Changes

James R. Houghton, senior fellow of Harvard’s senior governing board, will step down on June 30.

Further Financial Fallout

The Harvard University Financial Report for fiscal year 2009 documents losses not previously detailed.