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Articles: Opinion

Opinion

Readers comment on criminal injustices, alumni who died in Vietnam, political correctness, and more.

10.6.17

Making the faculty and research a high priority for the presidential search

September-October 2017

President Drew Faust

President Drew Faust on the rise, and significance, of engineering and the applied sciences at Harvard

September-October 2017

Readers comment further on “Fair Harvard,” teaching the liberal arts, celebrity and politics, the middle class, and more.

September-October 2017

Memorial Hall burning in September 1956—with flames beyond the reach of firefighting apparatus

Photograph by William Simon

A fresh source for Harvard humor, a critique embedded in a memorium, and historic photos of a famous campus fire

September-October 2017

College students collaborate on tech projects at HackHarvard.

Courtesy of Major League Hacking/mlh.io

On the draws and limitations of college hackathons

7.25.17

Meme by Lydia Carmichael/Harvard Magazine

The Undergraduate dives into meme culture.

July-August 2017

The administration’s potentially costly misunderstanding about science

July-August 2017

President Drew Faust

President Drew Faust on scientific research and federal funding

July-August 2017