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Union protesters march at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Graduate student union protesters, May 2019

Photograph by Michael Dwyer/Associated Press


After more than a year negotiating, the union sets a deadline of December 3. 


Cover of Harvard University 2019 annual financial report

The University discloses a sixth consecutive budget surplus—and details enormous changes in the endowment.


Portrait of Faculty of Arts and Sciences dean Claudine Gay

Faculty of Arts and Sciences dean Claudine Gay

Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/HPAC

Claudine Gay’s annual report to the faculty outlines broad goals—and challenging circumstances.


Courtesy of Harvard University Financial Administration

The annual financial report also documents endowment changes.


Harvard’s $9.62-billion fund drive

November-December 2018

New convening spaces now beckon on both sides of the Charles. Smith Campus Center, shown here, opens the former Holyoke Center to the street, and invites casual dining, study, hanging out, and performances.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Smith Campus Center, Klarman Hall debut.

November-December 2018

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


Brian K. Lee

Photograph by Rob Greer

President Lawrence Bacow fills out his new Harvard team.


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.