Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898 | SUBSCRIBE

Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898

Articles: Harvardiana

Illustration by Mark Steele


Headlines from Harvard’s history


The Underground 68 film poster features Widener Library and a hard-at-work Ariel Smolik-Valles ’17. (Click the arrow at right to see the full-size version.)

Courtesy of Peter Coonradt

The premiere of an alumnus’s film about a seminal year at Harvard and beyond 


Illustration by Mark Steele

Cooking for the culinarily challenged…and other headlines from Harvard’s history

March-April 2019

Click on arrow at right to see full image gallery

(1 of 5) State police gather in front of Widener Library near sunrise on April 10.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard University Archives. HUA 969.71 Image 3

Recalling a time of trial, and its continuing resonances

March-April 2019

Photograph by Brian Smith

Harvard’s Tiger deans, the prophetic Richard Pipes, and a high-tech egg

March-April 2019

Photograph by Matthew Monteith

A tribute to the art museums’ Calderwood Courtyard

March-April 2019

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

Re-landscaping Massachusetts Hall, making the entrance to Harvard Yard more welcoming

January-February 2019

Illustration by Mark Steele

When the Law School made thin ice…and other headlines from Harvard’s history

January-February 2019

Quarterback Frank Champi ’70 is carried off the field as the Yale game ends.

Photograph by Gary Mottola

The immediate post-Game coverage, and an update on that famous headline