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Articles: Opinion


What Ivy institutions’ diverging paths reveal


The conservative, legacies, the Electoral College

January-February 2021

Painting of three pairs of worn, heavy shoes by Vincent van Gogh

Three Pairs of Shoes by Vincent van Gogh

Image courtesy of Harvard Art Museums; © President and Fellows of Harvard College

Redrawing community at Harvard

January-February 2021

An illustration by James Steinberg shows a heavenly hand extending down to the U.S. Capitol and attempting to influence members of Congress

Illustration by James Steinberg

How faith shapes economic and social policy

January-February 2021

Portrait photograph of Harvard president Lawrence S. Bacow

Lawrence S. Bacow

President Bacow on the engaged upside to online teaching and learning

November-December 2020

Educational, financial, political, and values issues challenge Harvard’s leaders—and the University community.

November-December 2020

Drawing of a college student seated at her desk in her bedroom at home, looking at images of friends on her computer screen. On the desk are a book and a bowl of salad, reflecting recommendations made by friends previously.

Illustration by Amelia Flower/Folio Art

The Undergraduate considers friendships on and away from campus.

November-December 2020

The author's dog, Yuki, sits on the grass during a walk in the park.

The author's dog, Yuki, out for a walk. 
Photograph courtesy of Matteo Wong

A new College semester begins, at home. 


Graphic with red background that reads: At Home with Harvard: Back to School


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