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Articles: Students

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Alumni Association


Harvard seniors help Houses thrive.


Bill Gates

Image courtesy of OnInnovation/Flickr

The Microsoft co-founder talked about his life as a philanthropist—and answered myriad student questions.


Photograph by Jim Harrison

Speakers, ceremonies, and celebrations

May-June 2018

The son and nephew of MLB players, Quinn Hoffman ’20 has played the game for as long as he can remember.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

For Quinn Hoffman, baseball is the family business.

May-June 2018

Illustration by Wenting Li

The Undergraduate chooses a concentration.

May-June 2018

Illustration by Jason Ford

Interventions that mobilize family support networks have powerful effects.

May-June 2018

…and other matters—final clubs, housing, and Farish Jenkins—before the Faculty of Arts and Sciences


Detail of the entryway of the A.D. Club, a male final club

Photograph by Daderot/Wikipedia

Harvard College spells out how its new policy will be enforced.


Erica Viscio, a.k.a. “Maul,” slams by opponents on the track.

Photograph by Steve Jurkovic

Harvard ties to the increasingly popular, rigorous sport

March-April 2018