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Harvard's fireplaces

When the weather outside is frightful, these fireplaces across the Harvard campus can be delightful

Food for thought

At Harvard, chef José Andrés says food is not only about cooking, but is connected with many other areas of life

Crafting a carol

Composer in residence Carson Cooman created a song for Memorial Church's 110th holiday services

Congratulations midyear grads

Nearly 100 graduates celebrated at the Midyear Graduates Recognition Ceremony

To Serve Better: Harvard across the country

Serving Washington D.C.

Clint Smith, whose dissertation focuses on juveniles facing life sentences, leads a prison reading program in Washington, D.C.

Serving South Dakota

Marnie Gelbart works to increase public understanding of genetics, and the ethical, legal, and social implications

Serving Tennessee

Sarah Lockridge-Steckel founded The Collective, which works to help young people in Memphis, Tennessee


Thursday, December 12, 2019, 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Allston-Brighton Winter Market

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

She Loves You: The Beatles as Rock 'n' Roll Proto-Feminists

Friday, December 13, 2019, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Making Pig-to-Human Transplantation a Clinical Reality

Friday, December 13, 2019, 10:00am - 7:00pm

Ceramics Program Holiday Show and Sale

Harvard scientists are working to help tackle climate change

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Superstar chef José Andrés visits SEAS with a message

Chef José Andrés discusses how food is connected to many other realms, from public health, to climate, to history, and even to moral philosophy.

New opera explores the inner workings of the soul

With her new opera, the composer's goal was to transform one of the largest music theaters in Germany into a space “where there is nobody else."

A guide to Harvard’s working fireplaces

As the weather outside gets frightful, the Harvard community might find these fires delightful.

Kenneth Womack explains why the Beatles were ‘proto-feminists’

Beatles scholar Kenneth Womack will talk about the Beatles and feminism on Dec. 12 at Harvard.

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A survey of top-ranked workplace cultures.

Remembering Jim McCarthy, 1944–2019

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Instructional Moves Launches New Real-Time Events

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Now in Print: Reconstructing the Personal Library of William James by Ermine Algaier

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Lasmiditan: New first-in-class drug treatment approved for migraine

The first of a new class of medications for the treatment of migraine has been approved by the FDA. …