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Harvard appoints Muslim chaplain

Khalil Abdur-Rashid, co-founder of the Islamic Seminary of America, will begin new role in July

RNA errors linked to ALS and dementia

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Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Commencement Address | Harvard Commencement 2017

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg gave his address at Harvard's 366th Commencement on May 25, 2017 at Tercentenary Theatre.

Harvard researchers study what causes falls among elderly

For over 50 years, scientists at the Institute for Aging Research, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, have been studying what causes falls among the elderly, and how to prevent them. 

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Tom Lee, head of Harvard’s Learning from Performers program, is stepping down

Tom Lee, head of Harvard’s Learning from Performers program, is stepping down after 23 years.

‘Science and Cooking’ event transforms Harvard Ed Portal into lab

An Ed Portal cooking workshop explored the science behind aioli and ice cream.

Harvard appoints a Muslim chaplain

Khalil Abdur-Rashid, an adjunct professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University and co-founder of the Islamic Seminary of America, has been appointed Harvard’s Muslim chaplain.

Senior Fellow Bill Lee discusses search for new Harvard president

Harvard Corporation member explains where the search for Drew Faust's successor will focus, and how it will work.

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