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Edward Blum, founder of Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA), speaks to reporters at a rally in Boston on October 14, one day ahead of the start of the trial. 

Photograph by Brian Snyder/Reuters

News

First day of trial for the case that could restrict affirmative action in college admissions

10.16.18

In a stronger year for universities’ investment returns, Harvard Management Company continues its overhaul.

9.28.18

Brian K. Lee

Photograph by Rob Greer

President Lawrence Bacow fills out his new Harvard team.

9.24.18

Smith Campus Center, one of the tangible results of The Harvard Campaign
Photograph by Jim Harrison

The University reveals the results for its record-setting fund drive.

9.20.18

Drew Gilpin Faust and her husband, Charles Rosenberg, at Massachusetts Hall, May 9, 2018.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Drew Faust’s presidency in perspective

July-August 2018

From left: Penny S. Pritzker and Carolyn A. “Biddy” Martin

Photograph on left © Moshe Zusman Photography Studio. Photograph on right courtesy of Amherst College

New Corporation members and  Overseers’ leaders

5.23.18

A homecoming: Announced as president-elect, Lawrence S. Bacow speaks on February 11

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Lawrence S. Bacow named Harvard’s twenty-ninth president


May-June 2018

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Grad-student unionization, sexual assault, and more

March-April 2018

Tamara Elliott Rogers
Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Development leader departs, undergraduate ed dean steps down, and more

March-April 2018