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Panelists discuss what it looks like, what led us here, and what can be done to fix it. 

10.12.18

“Connections” and “Transformations” are both organized around frequent critique sessions,…

Image courtesy of Megan Panzano

Design courses enlarge the College curriculum.

September-October 2018

Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

President Larry Bacow’s first Freshman Convocation 

9.3.18

Andrew Pérez and James Bedford present Larry Bacow a FYRE t-shirt.

Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Harvard’s inaugural pre-orientation program for low-income freshmen

8.27.18

FYRE’s student steering committee 

Photograph courtesy of FYRE

Harvard begins a program to acclimate freshmen from “historically marginalized communities.”

6.27.18

In admissions lawsuit, a test for affirmative action at Harvard and in higher education

6.21.18

The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid 

Photograph by Lydia Carmichael/Harvard Magazine

Motions for summary judgment outline plaintiff’s allegation of discrimination, and Harvard’s defense of its admissions program. 

6.15.18

Chai confers with a colleague in SPiNE’s Yangon office.

Photograph courtesy of SPiNE

Practicing architecture in Myanmar

July-August 2018

The urgency of getting Gen Ed right

July-August 2018