Rocking the House(s)

Students show their community spirit, as first-years learn where they’ll live next

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Eating our way to a sustainable future

Paul Greenberg examines the health and sustainability of a seafood diet

Glass Flowers

A new book captures a rare glimpse of Harvard's botanical models outside of their cases

The genetics of regeneration

A new study uncovers genes that control the process of whole-body regeneration

The beauty of the book

Students got a chance to explore some of Houghton Library’s rarest volumes


Monday, March 18, 2019, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Displaying Latin America

Monday, March 18, 2019, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

15th Annual J Worth Estes Lecture

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Bloomberg Harvard City Initiative: Mapping Poverty in Laredo

Harvard students embedded themselves in mayors’ offices around the country in a new fellows program targeting local problems. In Laredo, Texas Santiago Mota helped officials understand why a third of households remain in poverty for generations.

Angela Merkel named Harvard Commencement speaker

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of the world’s most influential leaders since ascending to her country’s highest office in 2005, will be the principal speaker at the Afternoon Program of Harvard’s 368th Commencement on May 30.

Latest Harvard Gazette News

Harvard-China connection highlighted by President Bacow visit

Harvard scholar Nara Dillon is seeking lessons on poverty reduction from China’s success, part of Harvard’s long-running, broad engagement with the world’s most populous nation that continues …

Harvard students learn where they’ll spend their residencies

When the clock struck noon this third Friday of March, 167 Harvard Medical School students learned where they will spend the next three to seven years of their training, and the specialty in which …

Yo-Yo Ma, speaking at Harvard: ‘It’s never art for art’s sake’

Yo-Yo Ma and Deborah Borda of the New York Philharmonic discuss music as a force for social justice.

Harvard Deputy General Counsel Diane E. Lopez will succeed Iuliano in June

Harvard named Diane E. Lopez its next vice president and general counsel, succeeding Robert Iuliano, who is taking over as president of Gettysburg College.

News from Around Harvard

Men’s Volleyball Concludes Non-Conference Schedule at Barton, Mount Olive

Harvard men’s volleyball hits the road for a pair of spring break matches at Barton on Monday, March 18 at 7 p.m. and at Mount Olive on Tuesday, March 19 at 7 p.m.

No. 34 Men’s Tennis Opens West Coast Slate Against Williams

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—After a brief hiatus, the No. 34 Harvard men’s tennis team (8-4, 0-0 Ivy) is back in action, traveling to the West Coast for a neutral site matchup with Williams College on …

Baseball Downs Saint Joseph’s, 5-3

The Harvard baseball team (7-4) defeated Saint Joseph’s (5-10), 5-3, in a matinee matchup Sunday in Port Charlotte, Florida. 

Aiken Scores Tournament-Record 38, But Men’s Basketball Falls to Yale, 97-85, In Ivy Tournament Championship

Wrapping up competition at the 2019 Ivy League Tournament, presented by TIAA, Harvard men’s basketball was outlasted by Yale, 97-85, on Sunday afternoon at the John J. Lee Amphitheater.

Softball Falls to DePaul and Long Beach State

Concluding its time at the Easton Invitational, the Harvard softball team (6-8) fell to DePaul, 5-0 and Long Beach State, 8-0.

Men’s Basketball Set to Face Georgetown in National Invitation Tournament

Heading to the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) for the second-consecutive season, and the third time in program history, Harvard men’s basketball will travel to Georgetown in the opening round …

In Overtime Fashion, No. 18 Women’s Water Polo Collects 9-6 Victory over Santa Clara

The No. 18 Harvard women’s water polo team captured its first overtime victory of the season in the 9-6 win over Santa Clara.