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Ashton Carter

Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter performing an oath of enlistment ceremony, Chicago, July 28, 2016

Courtesy of Department of Defense Photo


The former U.S. Secretary of Defense rejoins the faculty in a new role.


David Parkes and Francesca Dominici, co-directors of Harvard's new data-science initiative

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Unveiling a University research initiative


University Hall

University Hall

Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Still more developments in the College’s winding path toward changing single-gender social clubs


A new challenge to College sanctions on single-gender social clubs


Michael D. Smith

Courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

A faculty committee considers if there are other means to achieve the non-discrimination goals of a social-organizations policy.


A tradition transformed, to prepare for undergraduate education across the river.


Doug Melton and Kay Kaufman Shelemay

Photographs from left: Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs & Communications and courtesy of Kay Kaufman Shelemay.

An implementation committee suggests consistent and expanded application of a policy regarding single-gender social organizations.


Martha Minow

Photograph by Ken Richardson

The Law School dean steps down, graduate-student union balloting, divestment, and more

March-April 2017

Illustration by Anthony Freda

The Undergraduate considers campus debate and action in a polarized era.

March-April 2017