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Facing legal challenges, the University does away with its controversial regulations on final clubs, fraternities, and sororities.

6.30.20

Logos for MIT, Yale University, Bowdoin College, and UMass Boston

Fall academic plans from four different New England institutions—and what Harvard faces

6.23.20

Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago

6.23.20

The choices and challenges facing the University and the Harvard community

6.17.20

Illustration showing Greek pillars to represent democracy made from rolled newspapers. One of the pillars has tipped over and spilled a jumble of letters.

Illustration by Gary Neill

If the press is essential to democracy, what can be done to save news organizations?

July-August 2020

Photograph of Martin Baron

Martin Baron

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Details of the virtual degree-conferral ceremonies

July-August 2020

The factors influencing the fall semester—and beyond

July-August 2020

Bill Clinton with Yasser Arafat, King Hussein, and Benjamin Netanyahu, October 1, 1996, at the White House

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(1 of 4) Bill Clinton with Yasser Arafat, King Hussein, and Benjamin Netanyahu, October 1, 1996, at the White House

Photograph by Ron Sachs/CNP/Getty Images

On restoring American leadership through diplomacy

July-August 2020

Protestors with a large poster demanding reform of the Electoral College

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Photograph by Erik McGregor/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images

Problematic features of the Electoral College

July-August 2020