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


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A new election could take place as early as next fall. 


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


A sign directs students to a polling location at Phillips Brooks House. The vote to ratify a union took place last November 16 and 17.

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/LC

An NLRB report calls for a new graduate-student union election. 


Willa Cather, finance expert

Photograph courtesy of the Nebraska State Historical Society

A Business School professor ties finance and humanities together.

May-June 2017

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

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/HPAC

Harvard outlines steps toward a data-science institute in Allston.

May-June 2017

The Business School dean is bullish on engineering and data-science collaborations, and online learning.

May-June 2017

Financial pressures force the faculty to trim doctoral admissions.

May-June 2017

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Harvard limits stipend increases to 1.5 percent for the next academic year.