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Harvard Finances

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.

Libraries on the Edge

The University’s financial crisis is exacerbating existing problems in expanding, coordinating, and technologically improving the collections.

Allston Development on Ice

The University will halt construction on its Allston science complex, and—significantly—revisit plans for campus development more broadly.

Harvard's Library System to be Restructured

The intellectually extraordinary but decentralized system needs administrative, financial, and technological reorganization, according to the Task Force on University Libraries.

The "New Normal"

President Faust opens the academic year with a State of the University address.