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Detail of a painting showing long grasses and the moon

Tani Bunchō, Grasses and Moon (detail), Japanese, Edo period, 1817.

Image: John Tsantes and Neil Greentree; © Robert Feinberg.

Paintings from the Edo period convey “a powerful sense of there-ness.” 

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Petitioner candidates qualify, will campaign to change Board of Overseers and Harvard investment policy.

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Polarization and the U.S. court system, fixing American healthcare, and more from the next season of Harvard Magazine’s podcast. 

2.18.20 | Podcast
Photograph of Marty Baron

Marty Baron
Photograph courtesy of Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post

During an era of shrinking newspapers and political attacks on journalism, The Washington Post’s editor will be honored.

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A bright and colorful historical map of Boston with details of streets, buildings, and green spaces

Click on arrow at right to view image gallery
(1 of 5) Edwin Olsen and Blake Clark, The Colour of an Old City: A Map of Boston, Decorative and Historical, 1926
Map courtesy of the Harvard Map Collection

An exhibition maps the making of a metropolis.

2.18.20 | Museums and Collections
Detail of a painting showing long grasses and the moon

Tani Bunchō, Grasses and Moon (detail), Japanese, Edo period, 1817.

Image: John Tsantes and Neil Greentree; © Robert Feinberg.

Paintings from the Edo period convey “a powerful sense of there-ness.” 

2.13.20 | Arts
Elizabeth Banks looks at the camera as she rides in a convertible with two members of the Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

Elizabeth Banks smiled and waved to the crowd along the parade route.
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/KD

Elizabeth Banks and Ben Platt received this year’s honors.

2.10.20 | Theater
Diana L. Nelson

Diana L. Nelson
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The former chair of Carlson Inc. has long been active in alumni affairs and in nonprofits focused on education, the arts, and children.

2.10.20 | News

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Loeb House

Loeb House, where the University’s governing boards, the Corporation and Board of Overseers, convene
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

Petitioner candidates qualify, will campaign to change Board of Overseers and Harvard investment policy.

2.18.20 | News

Polarization and the U.S. court system, fixing American healthcare, and more from the next season of Harvard Magazine’s podcast. 

2.18.20 | Podcast
Photograph of Marty Baron

Marty Baron
Photograph courtesy of Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post

During an era of shrinking newspapers and political attacks on journalism, The Washington Post’s editor will be honored.

2.18.20 | News
A bright and colorful historical map of Boston with details of streets, buildings, and green spaces

Click on arrow at right to view image gallery
(1 of 5) Edwin Olsen and Blake Clark, The Colour of an Old City: A Map of Boston, Decorative and Historical, 1926
Map courtesy of the Harvard Map Collection

An exhibition maps the making of a metropolis.

2.18.20 | Museums and Collections
Detail of a painting showing long grasses and the moon

Tani Bunchō, Grasses and Moon (detail), Japanese, Edo period, 1817.

Image: John Tsantes and Neil Greentree; © Robert Feinberg.

Paintings from the Edo period convey “a powerful sense of there-ness.” 

2.13.20 | Arts
Elizabeth Banks looks at the camera as she rides in a convertible with two members of the Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

Elizabeth Banks smiled and waved to the crowd along the parade route.
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/KD

Elizabeth Banks and Ben Platt received this year’s honors.

2.10.20 | Theater
Diana L. Nelson

Diana L. Nelson
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The former chair of Carlson Inc. has long been active in alumni affairs and in nonprofits focused on education, the arts, and children.

2.10.20 | News

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