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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


A view of the courtyard and Ofer Building

Photograph by Peter Vanderwarker

Unveiling the fruits of the capital campaign


Some Supremes: Former Justice Souter, and Justices Kagan, Kennedy, Roberts (the chief), Breyer, and Gorsuch, plus HLS dean John F. Manning

Photograph by Martha Stewart/Harvard Law School

The spirit of Harvard Law School, at 200, in a divisive era


Massachusetts Hall

Photograph by Muns/Wikipedia

Harvard seeks new leaders for the Graduate School of Education and Radcliffe Institute.


Nicco Mele
Photograph by Jim Harrison

The director of the Shorenstein Center on how the Internet came to mean so much to him. 

November-December 2017

Michelle A. Williams

Photograph by Ben Gebo/Courtesy of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Michelle Williams, a year into her role as Public Health School dean

November-December 2017

A “visiting fellow” invitation provokes an uproar.

November-December 2017

Gary Bellow

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Gary Bellow and the work of the Law School’s Legal Services Center

November-December 2017

A flier for last Friday’s symposium at Radcliffe

A Radcliffe Institute symposium examines the recent policies—and politics—of the U.S. health system.