Researchers create first fully 3-D-printed heart-on-a-chip

Technique paves the way for more complex, customizable devices

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Voting rights, unsettled

As election nears, Kennedy School professor provides historical backdrop to freshly minted restrictions

In new exhibit, fragile tapestry pays homage to war’s victims

“A Flor de Piel” by contemporary Colombian artist Doris Salcedo on display at Harvard Art Museums

Gift from Jeremy Lin ’10 funds financial aid and arena renovation

$1 million to support school and program that helped launch his career




Refugee crisis draws Harvard alum home to Germany

Recent Harvard graduate Ilke Kiral is lending a helping hand to refugees fleeing hardship for security in her native Germany. Kiral, who graduated in May from the Harvard Kennedy School, is teaching language and helping bridge the cultural gulf between recent arrivals and German society while volunteering at refugee centers near her Berlin home.

Harvard health van brings care to the community

Harvard Medical School’s Family Van reaches Boston’s underserved neighborhoods in the most direct way possible: by driving there. The van’s screening and referral services help bridge health inequalities by connecting local residents with a health care system that may otherwise seem distant and inaccessible.

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Gift from Jeremy Lin ’10 funds financial aid and Lavietes Pavilion renovation

A $1 million gift from Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin '10 will go towards supporting the Harvard Financial Aid initiative and improvements to the Lavietes Pavilion.

Theater from the inside

Oberon’s presentation of “The Garden” is an intimate, inside-out theater experience for tiny audiences.

Voting rights, unsettled

As the presidential election nears, Kennedy School Professor Alex Keyssar provides historical context on the efforts by some states to place new restrictions on voting rights.

The first fully 3-D-printed heart-on-a-chip

A new approach to manufacturing organs-on-chips developed by Harvard researchers could cut the length and cost of clinical trials significantly.

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The End of the Strike: Hopefully the Return of Community

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Harvard EdCast: One in a Billion

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History and Economics Seminar

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 4:15pmThompson Room (110), Barker Center, 12 Quincy St. …

History & Economics Seminar

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 4:15pmBelfer Case Study Room (CGIS-S020), 1730 Cambridge St. …

Daylight saving time: Research on health, accidents, energy use

2016 research roundup on how daylight saving time impacts our health, energy consumption and propensity for accidents. …

Jamie Blosser at UN Habitat III

Jamie Blosser (LF '15) raced from the San Francisco Bay Area Study Tour to Quito, Ecuador, for the UN Habitat III gathering, which while not restful, she found exhilarating. …

Exploring the 'Continuous Interaction' Between Science and Religion

At the beginning of the fall 2016 semester, Dean David Hempton sent an email letting the HDS community know that Ahmed Ragab had been promoted to the Richard T. …

A Mother’s Voice

Even when he was 5, Joel Motley '78 knew his late mother was doing important work; now, he has co-produced "The Trials of Constance Baker Motley," a short film about the woman who the first black …