The first autonomous, entirely soft robot

Powered by a chemical reaction controlled by microfluidics, 3D-printed ‘octobot’ has no electronics

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Move-in Day for Harvard's Class of 2020

The Yard awakens as freshmen arrive

A boost for managing cities

Bloomberg gift will fund Kennedy School, Business School partnership program to assist mayors, improve programs

Ahead of Bauhaus centennial, a digital gateway

Insights on 32,000 objects illuminate movement’s Harvard ties

Events

Extended hours Sat and Sun

Iran: Women Only, closing weekend

Sun., August 28, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:35pm

The Mark of Zorro

On display through Oct. 14

Remorseless Irony and Sarcastic Pens: The Story of the Harvard Lampoon

Tue., August 30, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Gallery Talk: A Textile from Early Byzantine Egypt

Tue., August 30, 2016, 1:30pm - 3:15pm

What is a Multireligious Divinity School?

Tue., August 30, 2016, 3:15pm - 5:00pm

Faces of Divinity Exhibit Opening and Reception

Multimedia

A Day in the Life of a First-Year Student

From breakfast in Annenberg Hall to class to spending time with friends, experience the daily life of one first-year student at Harvard.

Health Care Inequalities in America: The Need for Continuing Reform

This Forum examined whether these efforts to extend Medicaid coverage have improved the health care experiences of low-income Americans and have narrowed the gap in access to high-quality care between themselves and other Americans. 

Latest Harvard Gazette News

Summer in the city, sort of

A College senior interns on an urban farm, and learns to grow friendships as well as crops.

A boost for managing cities

A $32 million gift from Michael Bloomberg’s charitable foundation will support a new four-year collaboration with Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School to help hundreds of city mayors …

Harvard researchers pinpoint enzyme that triggers cell demise in ALS

Scientists from Harvard Medical School (HMS) have identified a key instigator of nerve cell damage in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, a progressive and incurable neurodegenerative …

The Yard awakens as freshmen arrive

After nearly 13 weeks of summer quiet, Harvard Yard awoke again as the Class of 2020 officially arrived on campus this morning. …

News from Around Harvard

LIVE WEBCAST: The Honorable Merrick Garland ’77 addresses HLS Class of 2019

On Friday, August 26, at 5:00 p.m., Chief Judge Merrick Garland ’77 will speak to the incoming class of first year Harvard Law students as part of their orientation program.

Politics Into Poetry

As we move into the campaigns’ last months, we need an antidote to the weightless, reckless words crowding the atmosphere, writes Professor Stephanie Paulsell.

ABA names Harvard Law Record best law school newspaper

Every year, the American Bar Association presents the Law School Newspaper Award to the best student-run newspaper organization at an ABA-approved law school. …

Understanding America Through the Lens of Black History and Culture

In September the new National Museum of African American History and Culture will open to the public on the Mall in Washington, DC. …

Gil Kelley Heading to Vancouver

Gil Kelley (LF ’10) is on the move again. The City of Vancouver has announced his appointment as chief planner and general manager of the newly created department of Planning, Urban Design, and …

What to Do When People Don’t Support Your Next Career Move

Take time to understand their concerns.

Do You Have a Career Roadmap?

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Solutions for chronic homelessness: Research review

A roundup of studies on the Housing First program and its impact on chronic homelessness among those with mental illnesses and/or substance abuse problems. …