Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie named Class Day speaker

The award-winning author will address graduating seniors on May 23

Read story

11 Harvard faculty elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

The new class will be inducted at a ceremony in October 2018 in Cambridge

Budding curator shows art in all its diversity

Senior Elizabeth Keto’s self-designed gallery tour is intended to prompt reflection and conversations

With mindfulness, life’s in the moment

Those who learn mindfulness techniques often say they feel less stress and think clearer



Harvard names Lawrence S. Bacow as 29th president

Lawrence S. Bacow, one of the most experienced and respected leaders in American higher education, will become the 29th president of Harvard University on July 1, 2018.

First generation graduate hopes to impact and better lives in marginalized communities

Raised by immigrant parents, Yesenia Ortiz was their second child to attend Harvard, and is using the opportunity to help others overcome the obstacles her parents faced.

Latest Harvard Gazette News

Harvard’s Dulac breaks down parenting behavior

In a new study, Harvard researchers describe how separate pools of neurons control individual aspects of parenting behavior in mice.

Extension School’s Sustainability Program is in step with the times

As natural disasters increase in frequency and severity, the Harvard Extension School’s Sustainability Program has grown in exponential increments.

Harvard filmmaker’s documentary in Tribeca spotlight

Harvard junior Lance Oppenheim will premiere his latest documentary, “The Happiest Guy in the World,” at the Tribeca Film Festival.

11 Harvard faculty elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences announced the election of 213 new members, including 11 Harvard faculty.

News from Around Harvard

Red Sox Nation: Exploring Sports and Citizenship

Sports and community identity are deeply linked. What happens on the field and in the stands draws attention to larger issues confronting society, and compelsathletes and teams to think about their …

Tech Talk for Small Businesses: Delivery Apps for Restaurants

Learn how to cook up business with online ordering! Discover online ordering and delivery platforms and determine if they are a fit for your small business at the Harvard Ed Portal’s Tech …

The Harvard Dance Project: Spring 2018 Performances

See three world premieres by preeminent choreographers Chanel DaSilva, Shamel Pitts, and Peter Chu created for The Harvard Dance Project student dancers! The Harvard Dance Project is a Theater, …

Creating a 21st Century City: Challenges and Opportunities for Boston's Future

As cities grow and move forward through the 21st century, citizens and policy makers are faced with unique challenges yet seemingly endless possibility. …

Harvard Allston Partnership Fund Grants Ceremony

Join Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust and City of Boston Mayor Martin J. …

Daughter of the Cold War

Grace Kennan Warnecke's memoir is about a life lived on the edge of history. …

Stig L. Andersson

Stig L. Andersson founded SLA Architects in 1994. …

From Site to Sight: Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery

In 1986, the Peabody Museum mounted From Site to Sight, a groundbreaking traveling exhibition on the historic and contemporary uses of photography in anthropology... …