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Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Stu Rosner

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The former Tufts president and MIT chancellor emeritus will succeed Drew Faust on July 1.

2.11.18

Director David Wain (right) with Will Forte, who plays a young Doug Kenney ’68

Video still © Netflix

A new biopic, scripted by John Aboud ’95 and Michael Colton ’97, follows how Doug Kenney ’68 franchised fun, died young, and became a comedy legend.

2.13.18

At Jefferson Laboratory, Nobel Prize winners gather to remember one of their own.

2.13.18

Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Stu Rosner

The former Tufts president and MIT chancellor emeritus will succeed Drew Faust on July 1.

2.11.18

Willi Baumeister, Growth of the Crystals II | Wachstum der Kristalle II, 1947/52. Oil with resin and putty on hardboard.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Partial gift of Felicitas Baumeister and Jochen Gutbrod and purchase through the generosity of the German Friends of the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2016.211. © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn. Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College. 

Taking stock of an overlooked cohort of artists: those who, during World War II, stayed in Germany—and survived

2.9.18

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

Illustration by Dave Wheeler

The Undergraduate on Silicon Valley at Harvard

March-April 2018

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Grad-student unionization, sexual assault, and more

March-April 2018