Thesis Day

With senior theses turned in, students can celebrate a major academic achievement

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Meet the Graduates

Camille DeSisto

Camille DeSisto’s love of the environment took her around the world to Madagascar’s tropical forests

Aric Flemming

M.Div. candidate Aric Flemming is taking a year off to immerse himself in music, both spiritual and secular

Sara Bobok

Sara Bobok's thesis focused on research with Hungary’s far-right party, including time with the party’s youth summer camp

Nicole Johnson

Nicole Johnson, vice president of the HGSE Student Council, was recently crowned Miss Massachusetts International

Catherine Zhang

Two graduates named Cat Zhang have spent four years dealing with mistaken identities, but also becoming friends

Dalton Brunson

Dalton Brunson aims to serve rural areas that have limited health care resources, like his Alabama hometown

La’Toya Princess Jackson

La’Toya Princess Jackson's thesis focuses on African American contributions to ballet

Schuyler Bailar

Schuyler Bailar was recruited for the women’s swim team, and after transitioning became a member of the men’s team

Harvard's 368th Commencement will be May 30, 2019

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Ethnobotany at Harvard

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Women make their stage debut in Harvard's Hasty Pudding

Steeped in 171 years of history, 2019 marks the first year women take the stage as part of the Hasty Pudding cast.

A writer’s journey, a poem by a Harvard student

Ruben Reyes Jr. ’19 launched a new Latinx literary magazine that showcases writers from all walks of life who not only have stories to tell, but empowers them as the best ones to tell them.

Latest Harvard Gazette News

Talking to the new director of Harvard’s Peabody Museum

Jane Pickering, executive director of the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture, will become the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology’s director on July 1.

Harvard’s 9th annual IT Summit parses data about data

Data, and conversations about its management and fair use, took center stage at the ninth annual Harvard IT Summit last week, held on the campus of Harvard Business School.

The deep connections between Harvard and Germany

In advance of Angela Merkel’s visit, the Gazette looked at a number of key episodes between Germany and Harvard throughout the 19th and 20th centuries.

Harvard researcher connects the dots in fin-to-limb evolution

With an innovative technique called anatomical network analysis, clear patterns emerge that help solve the puzzle of how fins became limbs 420 million years ago.

News from Around Harvard

Can we respond to the Bahrain workshop idea with a ‘yes and no’?

May 21, 2019BEIRUT — Washington’s formal announcement of its plan to hold an economic workshop in Bahrain in June to kick-start a promised Palestinian-Israeli peace process — “the deal of the …

Two Threats to U.S. Science

May 17, 2019The authors argue that the cycle of success that the U.S. scientific enterprise has enjoyed since the mid-20th century is in jeopardy.

Roy Peter Clark on the search for the “embedded narrative”

  ot long ago, I came out of a theater in Tampa, Florida, and heard someone calling my name. It was Adan Martinez, a young college student who had just performed with a local symphony. …

HLS Spotlights IHRC Student Radhika Kapoor LL.M. ’19

After consecutive internships at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and the International Criminal Court, Radhika Kapoor LL.M. ’19 came to HLS to

Four Deans, and Their Journeys

In a group interview, Brown-Nagin, Gay, Long, and Williams recall role models and describe the complexities of leading their SchoolsIn a group interview, Tomiko Brown-Nagin, Claudine Gay, Bridget …

Dalia Deak receives the David Grossman Exemplary Clinical Student Award

Dalia Deak ’19 is this year’s winner of the individual David Grossman Exemplary Clinical Award, given each year to the student who embodies the pro bono spirit of the late professor and …

The Joy of Collective Learning: Damaris Altomerianos, L&T'19

1000x500-damaris-altomerianos_3.jpg The Intellectual Contribution Award is an honor that recognizes 13 Ed.M. students (one from each Ed.M. …

A year in the making

During the eighth annual Design and Project Fair at the Harvard John A. …