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Shield of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

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During the pandemic, a virtual fellowship year looms.

 

5.22.20

Art by Harvard Magazine/ JC; images by iStock

A critical scientific question that bears on policies for fighting the pandemic.

5.13.20

Erin McDermott

Erin McDermott
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Public Affairs and Communications, Harvard University

McDermott will join Harvard from the University of Chicago July 1. 

5.7.20

Photograph of Claudine Gay

Claudine Gay, dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The last regular Faculty of Arts and Sciences meeting of the year, convened remotely, addresses teaching, finances, and climate change.

5.6.20

Executive vice president Katie Lapp details losses from research funding and executive education.

5.5.20

Photograph of Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead
Photograph by Chris Close 

The Nickel Boys wins the 2020 prize for fiction.

5.4.20

President Bacow advises the community on the Office of General Counsel findings; professor put on administrative leave pending further review.

5.1.20

Medicine and mathematics are heavily represented—plus a recent Nobel laureate in economics.

4.29.20

Provost Alan M. Garber
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Provost Alan Garber outlines the possibilities and options—and the College prepares for continued remote teaching, if necessary

4.27.20