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Five flutists playing together on stage

Claire Chase (left, on contrabass flute) and students (Jessica Shand, Jennifer Wang, Mai Nguyen, and Taiga Ultan), all on flutes, play a work by Vijay Iyer during the ArtLab's opening celebration.
Photograph by Karen Philippi/Courtesy of the ArtLab

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The ArtLab debuts.

9.20.19

The Lowell House bell tower, viewed from the the ground

The Lowell House bells, on hiatus during construction, are now open for business.
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Historic Lowell House’s renovations bring a mixture of old and new, painstakingly refurbished and constructed.

9.12.19

Photograph of Harvard women lacrosse players celebrating.

A spirited moment for the women's lacrosse players. Harvard athletics plays an important role in the lives of the nearly one-fifth of undergraduates who participate in intercollegiate sports.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Dean Claudine Gay focuses on student experience, sports culture, and strategic planning.

9.5.19

Photo of Harvard President Lawrence S. Bacow delivering Morning Prayers address.

President Lawrence S. Bacow speaks at Morning Prayers in Appleton Chapel.
Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communication

President Bacow, at Morning Prayers, and deans, welcoming students, open the semester by addressing community values in a time of divisive discourse.

9.3.19

Professors Douglas Melton and Michael Sandel prepare to launch their new Gen Ed course, open to students from across the University, at Klarman Hall.

Professors Douglas Melton and Michael Sandel prepare to launch their new Gen Ed course, open to students from across the University, at Klarman Hall.
Photograph by Lee Hopkins

The College’s required curriculum relaunches with dozens of new experiential, case-based courses.

9.3.19

The class of 2023 displays its class year banner for the first time

The class of 2023 displays its class year banner for the first time.

Photograph by Nina Pasquini

First-year Convocation for the class of 2023

9.2.19

Portrait of Julie Reuben, Warren professor of the history of American education, newly appointed inaugural faculty dean of Phillips Brooks House Center, and Travis Lovett, the newly appointed assistant dean of civic engagement and service

From left: Warren professor of the history of American education Julie Reuben, newly appointed as inaugural faculty director of Phillips Brooks House Center; Travis Lovett, the newly appointed assistant dean of civic engagement and service

Photographs by Neil Reuben (Reuben) and Jen Dean (Lovett)

An inaugural faculty director and an assistant dean direct a broader civic-engagement effort.

8.27.19

From Bureau of Study Counsel to Academic Resource Center

September-October 2019

Portrait photo of admissions stalwart Dwight Miller

Dwight Miller

Photograph by Jim Harrison

College admissions stalwart Dwight Miller retires.

September-October 2019