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Harvard unveiled plans to build an $12.5-million ArtLab in Allston. The 9,000-square-foot building will have a projected lifespan of 10 to 15 years.

Rendering by Barkow Leibinger Architekten

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Harvard presented design details for the new Allston project at a city meeting this week.

11.17.17

Lawrence H. Summers
Photograph by Jim Harrison

On matters economic, educational, and political

May-June 2016

Merrick B. Garland

Photograph by Rex Features/Associated Press

A Supreme Court nominee, Spielberg at Commencement, the class of 2020, and more

May-June 2016

Shared Interest Group gatherings 

May-June 2016

Action against sexual assault, the Law School drops its shield, “Faculty Deans” now lead the Houses, and more

May-June 2016

Free Harvard/Fair Harvard and the Coalition for a Diverse Harvard square off in the Board of Overseers election.  

May-June 2016

A new dean for public health, a new director for the art museums, and more

May-June 2016

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Harvard University’s Commencement week events

May-June 2016

Flaminia Catteruccia, shown here in the insectary at Harvard’s school of public health, is plumbing the mysteries of mosquito sex.

Photograph by Stu Rosner.

A technique for pushing genetic alterations through entire species of plants and animals may herald a future in which humans manage ecosystems through molecular biology.

May-June 2016