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There are five new members of the Board of Overseers, and six new directors.

5.19.17

Adams House

Adams House

Photograph by Silvia Mazzocchin/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Renewal will make Adams wheelchair-accessible and add new social and activity spaces. 

5.3.17

Former students, friends, family, and colleagues gather to celebrate Harry Lewis on the occasion of his seventieth birthday.

4.20.17

Joe Biden

Courtesy of the Biden Foundation

The former vice president will address graduating seniors on May 24. 

4.12.17

Illustration by Taylor Callery

Illustration by Taylor Callery

The chasm between elite academia and working-class Americans—and how to bridge it

May-June 2017

In the momentum-building Beanpot victory: Crimson forward Alexander Kerfoot skates against Boston University.

Photograph by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

Strong seasons in hockey, fencing, and swimming

May-June 2017

Katie Benzan ’20 was a first-team All-Ivy honoree and led the team in scoring (13.4 points per game) and assists (4.2 assists per game).

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Seesaw seasons for the basketball teams

May-June 2017

Far from Missouri: Nomin-Erdene Jagdagdorj on the choppy, cold Charles with skipper Nicholas Karnovsky ’19

Photograph by Jim Harrison

A Harvard sailor, a long way from landlocked Mongolia and Missouri

May-June 2017

Illustration by Daniel Baxter

The Undergraduate wrestles with The Advocate’s exclusive comp process. 

May-June 2017