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William F. Lee, senior fellow of the Harvard Corporation

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Senior fellow William F. Lee on the University’s priorities during President Lawrence S. Bacow’s first year

5.23.19

Jorge Dominguez

Photograph by Paul Marotta/Getty Images

The former government professor was found to have engaged in sexual harassment for nearly 40 years.  

5.9.19

Byerly Hall

Photograph by Kevin Grady

Scholars from diverse disciplines will spend a year devoted to research.

5.9.19

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences enacts a full agenda of undergraduate academic and social policies.

5.7.19

Dan Chiasson and Eric Lander
Photographs from left: courtesy of Dan Chiasson and Casey Atkins Photography/Courtesy of Broad Institute

The Broad Institute president and Wellesley poet will speak at the annual Commencement event.

5.2.19

Al Gore
Photograph by Seb Daly/Collision via Sportsfile

The climate-change advocate and former vice president will address graduating seniors on May 29. 

5.1.19

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Sarah Lewis
Photograph by Melissa Blackall

At a seminal conference, black creative intellectuals explore white supremacy, the arts, and justice. 

5.1.19

In De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium, published in 1543, Copernicus revealed a mathematical explanation of the heliocentric model—a major shift in scientific understanding. 

Photograph courtesy of the Houghton Library, Harvard University

An exhibition in Houghton Library shows Apollo 11 in context, and at its most intimate.

5.1.19

Harvard College dean Rakesh Khurana
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Harvard College’s down payment on universal student public service

4.28.19