Student projects turn campus into ‘living lab’

First round of grants from Campus Sustainability Innovative Fund awarded

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Advice for scientists: ‘Be vocal’

In campus visit, EU official talks ‘post-truth’ worries, policy, and digital realities

The language of learning

Eni Dervishi’s journey from Albania to Harvard began with two simple words

'Scale' tells the story of how, and what, we measure

Museum exhibit explores how perspective changes understanding

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Sunday, April 23, 2017, 2:30pm

Bach Society Orchestra Season Finale

Sunday, April 23, 2017, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

'Suite California Stops and Passes' | Film Screening

Monday, April 24, 2017, 4:15pm - 5:30pm

Rediscovering Pauli Murray

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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.

One potato, two potato: Contemporary work at Harvard Art Museums

On view in the Harvard Art Museums is a clever work by the conceptual Argentine artist Victor Grippo. “Analgoia I" incorporates a series of potatoes connected to electrodes and a meter that registers the energy they produce. The piece is both an example of the artist's unusual use of everyday materials and a statement about how a united community could resist the nation’s repressive political regime. 

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100 years later, the enduring legacy of JFK’s American ideals

Harvard Kennedy School pays tribute to the enduring ideals and principles of President John F. Kennedy on the anniversary of his 100th birthday

To slow climate change, Naomi Klein looks to government, business

To make a difference on climate change, author Naomi Klein says, government and business would have to shift their ways, and likely won’t.

Classical space, modern dance

Performed entirely in silence, the modern dance piece "Catalogue (First Edition)" perfectly complemented the library and museum stages where noise is kept to a minimum.

‘Doing what you love’ message at Grad Council’s conference

The eighth annual Harvard Graduate Council’s Leadership Conference brought industry leaders from around the globe to share their experience.

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Cecilia Alvear, diversity advocate and NF ’89, has died

Cecilia Alvear, a longtime NBC News journalist, 1989 Nieman Fellow and former Nieman Advisory Board member, has died at her California home after battling breast cancer. …

No. 16 Radcliffe Heavyweight Crew Takes Third at Chase Cup

On a chilly, foggy Saturday morning on the Charles River, the No. 16 Radcliffe heavyweights placed third behind No. 6 Yale and No. 13 USC in the first varsity eight race in the Nathaniel H. Chase Cup.

No. 3 Harvard Lightweights Claim Haines Cup For Eighth Time in Nine Years

The No. 3 Harvard lightweight crew earned victories in the first and second varsity eight Saturday to take home the Haines Cup for the eighth time in the last nine years.

No. 5 Radcliffe Lightweight Crew Sweeps No. 3 Princeton for Class of 1999 Cup

The No. 5 Radcliffe lightweights earned a sweep of all three races against No. 3 Princeton Saturday to win its second-straight Class of 1999 Cup. …

Women’s Lacrosse Falls on Senior Day to No. 10 Penn, 13-10

The Harvard women’s lacrosse team (8-6, 4-2 Ivy) built a 5-1 lead through the first 14 minutes of Saturday’s game against No. …

No. 3 Harvard Heavyweights Take Adams Cup for 18th-Straight Year, Sweep No. 17 Cornell in Afternoon Races

The No. 3 Harvard heavyweight crew won four races including the first varsity eight to take home the Adams Cup for the 18th-consecutive year. …

Men's Tennis Pulls Out 4-3 Win at Princeton

The Harvard men’s tennis team (17-9, 5-1 Ivy League) moved one step closer to a share of its 29th Ivy League regular season title with a dramatic 4-3 dual match win at Princeton (12-12, 2-3 Ivy …

Softball's Five Run 7th Inning Keys 7-4 Comeback Win at Brown

The Harvard softball team (16-16, 7-6 Ivy League) won its third Ivy League contest in a row, earning a 7-4 win at Brown (13-25, 3-10 Ivy League) with a five run seventh inning to earn a …