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Get to know Harvard’s five Rhodes scholars

Recipients share their goals before heading to Oxford

More peace in our time? Yes, actually

Pinker revisits ‘Better Angels’ as violence dominates headlines

At 81, her first solo show in Boston

Artist Lorraine O’Grady, who thrives on juxtapositions, explains her work and influences


Mon., November 30, 2015, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Art Study Center Open Hours

Mon., November 30, 2015, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Special Screening: "Racing Extinction" Documentary

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


Learning Through Collaboration: Mumbai Back Bay Studio | One Harvard

The Mumbai Back Bay Harbor project brings together faculty and students from multiple Schools at Harvard University to integrate the design and development aspects of projects with political, financial, and regulatory components of urban development.

StoryCorps and Corita Kent at the Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard Art Museums worked with the national oral history project StoryCorps and National Grid to record conversations about the artist Corita Kent in conjunction with the exhibition "Corita Kent and the Language of Pop.” 

Latest Harvard Gazette News

Student scholars, with dreams aplenty

Five Harvard students are among the 32 Americans headed to Oxford as Rhodes Scholars.

The plight of the Roma

At Harvard Law School, human rights activists delved into legal ways to fight discrimination against Europe’s largest ethnic minority.

Justice for all

Chase Strangio, a lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union, discussed the efforts to protect gay and transgender prison inmates, who are often the target of violence and sexual assault.

A moment for gratitude

Staff members from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences gathered at University Hall to see friends, enjoy cider and cookies, and write notes to co-workers, in the annual Giving Thanks open house.

News from Around Harvard

Business Professors Need to Spend Time in Companies

​An externship program can help bridge the gap between research and practice.

The Most (and Least) Empathetic Companies

Corporate empathy leads to high performance.

Teaching gratitude this holiday season – and all year long

Whether this time of year brings gift-giving rituals in your household or not, it’s a good reminder to practice the “skill” of gratitude. …

What Amazing Bosses Do Differently

To be a superboss, do five things well.

The Powerful Way Onboarding Can Encourage Authenticity

It’s an overlooked opportunity.

Two Things to Do After Every Meeting

Don’t let progress end when the meeting does.

Why No One Will Implement the Best Solution to Economic Stagnation

Because it involves giving people free money.

Why Is the NFL’s Brand More Valuable than Ever?

Despite a raft of scandals, Americans can’t get enough football.