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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


We invite members of the Harvard community to share their thoughts about social club sanctions. 


The Faculty of Arts and Sciences is informed in an announcement by President Drew Faust and Senior Fellow William F. Lee. 


Priscilla Chan visiting the Franklin Hill community November 12

Courtesy of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

A grant for Phillips Brooks House


University Hall

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The long final-clubs debate yields an uncertain path forward—and reveals fault lines in governance.


The faculty votes down a limit on regulating single-gender social organizations.


The Harvard basketball teams will look to hang the first Ivy League championship banners in newly renovated Lavietes Pavilion.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Previewing the 2017-2018 Harvard basketball season



Nadya Okamoto 

Courtesy of Nadya Okamoto for Cambridge City Council

Nadya Okamoto ’20 is juggling wider aspirations and school work.


The Winthrop House library

Photograph by Peter Vanderwarker

Undergraduates return to newly improved digs.

November-December 2017