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Lawrence S. Bacow
Photograph by Stu Rosner

News

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

2.11.18

Tamara Elliott Rogers
Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Development leader departs, undergraduate ed dean steps down, and more

March-April 2018

Allston development, advanced standing, Medical School monies

March-April 2018

Klarman Hall
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Harvard Business School’s evolving campus

March-April 2018

Photograph for Wikimedia Commons

The University tries to advance transit near its Allston commercial-development zone.

1.24.18

The proposed 14-acre parcel, in purple stripes, sits south of Harvard Business School and east of the new science and engineering complex. The larger purple space represents the full 36-acre parcel eventually planned for commercial development. 

Courtesy of the Harvard Planning Office

The first step of what may become a much larger commercial district

12.8.17

A rendering of planned development in the 14-acre space south of Western Avenue

The University unveils plans for a non-academic “innovation” district. 

11.30.17

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

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

11.17.17

Assembling the science and engineering complex in Allston (with work on the district energy plant distantly visible to the rear of the site)

Image from the SEAS Construction Cam

A campus construction program of unprecedented proportions

September-October 2017