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Edward Blum, founder of Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA), speaks to reporters at a rally in Boston on October 14, one day ahead of the start of the trial. 

Photograph by Brian Snyder/Reuters

News

First day of trial for the case that could restrict affirmative action in college admissions

10.16.18

In a stronger year for universities’ investment returns, Harvard Management Company continues its overhaul.

9.28.18

Stephen M. Kosslyn, of Minerva, has pioneered in applying the science of learning to design a new core curriculum and technologically based pedagogy.
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JSR

Lessons old and new at the annual Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching conference

9.24.18

Brian K. Lee

Photograph by Rob Greer

President Lawrence Bacow fills out his new Harvard team.

9.24.18

Smith Campus Center, one of the tangible results of The Harvard Campaign
Photograph by Jim Harrison

The University reveals the results for its record-setting fund drive.

9.20.18

H. Luke Shaefer directs the University of Michigan’s Poverty Solutions—now partnering with Harvard to address economic mobility in Detroit.
Photograph courtesy of Poverty Solutions/University of Michigan

Joint efforts aim at alleviating poverty and fighting the opioid epidemic.

9.17.18

From left, Presidents M. Roy Wilson, M.D. ’80, of Wayne State University and Lawrence S. Bacow of Harvard and Mary Kramer, director of the economic-development forum, speaking on higher education in Detroit on September 14.
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

President Bacow listens (and builds partnerships) in Michigan.

9.17.18

Making the most of Harvard’s “ultimate option”

September-October 2018

Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

With greetings to the community, and a major faculty appointment, new Harvard president Lawrence S. Bacow sets to work.

September-October 2018