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Articles: Students

Four young women of different ethnic backgrounds converse in a homey lounge

Illustration by Bodil Jane/Folio Art


The Undergraduate writes about the Harvard Women’s Center.


Photograph of Harvard Yard

Harvard Yard
Photograph by Mancala/Wikipedia

Students urge closer attention to care on campus this fall. 


Harvard University shield

Attack U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement directive


Facing legal challenges, the University does away with its controversial regulations on final clubs, fraternities, and sororities.


Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago


Photograph of Martin Baron

Martin Baron

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Details of the virtual degree-conferral ceremonies

July-August 2020

The factors influencing the fall semester—and beyond

July-August 2020

image of a girl in a dark space looking upward as her flashlight illuminates a verdant space ahead

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Illustration by Nicolas Ogonosky

The Undergraduate faces up to a postgraduate life without handrails.

July-August 2020

Georgina Milne flies through the air, flipping toward the water.

Georgina Milne tucks and flips, helping Harvard defeat Brown.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Diver Georgina Milne pictures a post-pandemic return.

July-August 2020