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A new motion aims to bring the proposed ban before the full Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

8.22.17

The young Rachel Carson (1940); Abraham Lincoln, wearied by the Civil War (1864); and the Endurance in the crushing grip of polar ice

From Left: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; Library of Congress (2)

The Business School’s Nancy Koehn analyzes the personal stakes that propel leaders.

September-October 2017

Tjerk van Herwaarden

Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Under coach Tjerk van Herwaarden, Harvard field hockey ascends.

September-October 2017

Natasha Lasky and Tawanda Mulalu

Photograph by Stu Rosner

The Ledecky Fellows provide an undergraduate perspective on life at Harvard.

September-October 2017

George Andreou
Photograph by Michael Lionstar

New University Press director, new University Professor, changing Harvard Square, and more

September-October 2017

Harvard’s business and engineering faculties join forces on a new technology-design degree—before they co-locate in Allston.

September-October 2017

A Harvard committee proposes eliminating unsanctioned student social organizations.

September-October 2017

Derek Bok and other scholars weigh in on improving universities and colleges—and why that’s hard to do.

September-October 2017

HarvardX project leader April Opoliner with Kolokotrones professor of biostatistics and epidemiology Miguel Hernán and teaching assistant Barbra Dickerman

Photograph by Stu Rosner

HarvardX transforms a popular course in epidemiology to serve a global audience.

September-October 2017