Get to know Harvard’s five Rhodes scholars

Recipients share their goals before heading to Oxford

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HackHarvard makes the majors

Competition draws students from around the world in race to create solutions to real-life issues

Patterns of obesity prove resilient

Willett sees lessons in persistence, scope of anti-smoking campaigns

A salute to Corita Kent, Boston’s pop art icon

Hear fascinating personal stories thanks to a partnership among StoryCorps, the Harvard Art Museums, and National Grid

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Tue., December 1, 2015, 8:00pm

Concert by Composer Steven Kazuo Takasugi and the Talea Ensemble

Tue., December 1, 2015, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Sexual Assault: Courageous Conversations and Bystander Intervention

Wed., December 2, 2015, 10:00am - 12:00pm

FAS Diversity Dialogue: But I Don't See Color! Consequences of Racial Color Blindness

Wed., December 2, 2015, 4:00pm

The Relation among Judicial Independence, Separation of Powers, and Corruption: Lecture by Claudia Escobar

Wed., December 2, 2015, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

MBB Distinguished Harvard Lecture: The Neurobiology of Sex, Gender, and Parenting

Wed., December 2, 2015, 6:00pm

Three Ways to Live the High Life: Andean, Tibetan, and East African


Boston community and Harvard collaborate at the Harvard Ed Portal

The Harvard Ed Portal is a collaborative partnership involving Harvard University, the city of Boston, and the Allston-Brighton community. 

Blocking Bad: A Flare for Internet Security | Harvard Business School

Michelle Zatlyn moved across the country in 2010 with the goal of defending online businesses and bettering the Internet. Five years later, she is the head of CloudFlare Inc., a burgeoning internet security company.

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Wild ambition at the Arboretum

The Arnold Arboretum is seeking some 400 different species around the world to add to collections.

HackHarvard makes the majors

Harvard sponsored its first hackathon, HackHarvard, drawing almost 500 students from around the world. The goal of the Nov. 13-15 event was to find solutions to real-life problems in just 36 hours.

The fight for equality in education

A Your Harvard gathering in Atlanta probed the ways in which the nation’s educational system has fallen short in promoting equality in learning.

Patterns of obesity prove resilient

The Harvard Chan School’s Walter Willett discusses recent findings on obesity, blood pressure, and smoking.

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Bad Girl

The project is a novel about a young woman coming of age in a conservative Catholic environment. The protagonist is gay, possibly transgender. The categories are unclear to her, and to me. …

Robert Stowe Reflects on the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements and its Role at COP21

Robert Stowe of the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements discusses the upcoming UN Global Climate Summit.

Wild Ambition at the Arboretum

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Beyond the 2-hour screen rule: 10 tips for parenting in the digital age

You may have heard of the "2-hour rule," a guideline from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that states children should get no more than 2 hours of "screen time" a day (and none at all for …

What Business Leaders Need to Know About the Paris Climate Conference

Yes, it’s important. And, yes, it will affect your company.

Harvard Kennedy School Announces New Fellowship Fund

Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) today announces that The Mallinckrodt Foundation of the U.K has given $2 million to support Mid-Career MPA students at Harvard Kennedy School.

Men’s Swimming and Diving Heads to Texas and UGA Invitationals This Week

The Harvard men’s swimming and diving team will compete for the final time in 2015 as it will participate in the Texas and UGA Invitationals this week. …