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Articles: Students

The magazine’s Berta Greenwald Ledecky Undergraduate Fellows for the 2016-2017 academic year will be Matthew Browne ’17 and Lily Scherlis ’18.

Photograph by Stu Rosner


The magazine's Ledecky Fellows provide an undergraduate perspective.


Journalist Nicholas Kristof in conversation with President Drew Faust in Sanders Theatre

The Harvard president touches on key issues in higher education.


A screen shot of the class of 2018's Instagram Scavenger Hunt posts.

On a scavenger hunt, freshmen find their sense of home.


Hampden Hall, at 8 Plympton Street, is one of the Harvard-owned buildings in the Square sheltering Dunster House residents this year.

The Dunster House community adjusts to relocation.


Undergraduate Council vice president Sietse Goffard ’15 (at left) and president Gus Mayopoulos ’15 present the freshmen with their class banner.

Applause and advice at Harvard’s Freshman Convocation


James Watkins ’16 participates in an individual wrestling competition in Mongolia.

An undergraduate travels and works in Mongolia


During Ramadan in Tunis, an undergraduate observes, the mood is celebratory and marked by a spirit of generosity. The photograph shows the audience dancing during a late-night traditional concert held at the Roman amphitheater in Carthage, Tunis.

Experiencing the ways religious observance affects daily life in another country