How Tut became Tut

Scholar discusses the role of photography in raising this legend from the tomb

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Filling gaps in knowledge and care

Hands-on learning at the Harvard Dental Center is a win-win for dental students and their patients

Presidential Public Service Fellowship

The program allows students to pursue summer-long projects serving the public good 

Period Power

Nadya Okamoto’s nonprofit distributes menstrual products to women in need, and her new book offers a strategy for more openness

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From Lahore With Love

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Nuclear Deterrence is Dead, Long Live Nuclear Deterrence

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Harvard’s new president Larry Bacow returns to his roots

In one of his first official trips as president, Larry Bacow headed back to his hometown of Pontiac, Michigan, where he revisited childhood memories and met with students, educators, Harvard alumni, state and local leaders, and made the national case for college.

Claudine Gay named Dean of Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Claudine Gay, a government scholar who has studied political behavior, citizenship, and inequality in America, is the new dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

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Harvard makes a quantum leap with new initiative

By pairing quantum science exploration with solution-driven quantum engineering the new Harvard Quantum Initiative, aims to raise the bar across higher education, industry, and government research to …

Forum plots a ‘Pathway’ to careers in music or entertainment

Panelists at the Office of Career Services’ Music & Entertainment Pathways forum said the best way to a career in music or entertainment may well be networking.

Dual benefit in Harvard dental students’ hands-on learning

Harvard dental students’ hands-on learning provides an affordable option for patients who might otherwise skip dental care.

Presidential fellowship led 16 students into public service

In its eighth year, Harvard’s Presidential Public Service Fellowship offered both undergraduate and graduate students opportunities to give back to communities, agencies, and nonprofits.

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The introvert’s guide to social engagement

Research shows that regular social interaction can lower risk for heart disease, depression, and early death, but not everyone is comfortable in social settings. …

Home health care: Research behind the high-demand, low-pay occupation

As baby boomers age, demand for home health care increases. Studies identify trends in availability and reasons for the industry's rapid churn. …

Uber Prepares to Go Public, and China’s Social Credit System

Youngme, Mihir, and Felix discuss how much Uber is worth as it prepares to go public, before debating China’s controversial Social Credit system. …

Convincing CEOs to Make Harassment Prevention a Priority

Caspar Benson/Getty Images It has been a year since the #MeToo movement went viral. Since then, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has experienced a 13. …

2018 Midterms: Reactions Roundup

The 2018 Midterm Elections were historic in the number of women and people of color elected to congress. …

How Our Careers Affect Our Children

It’s the quality of time parents spend with their children, not the quantity.

Research: Whistleblowers Are a Sign of Healthy Companies

When there aren’t any, it’s time to worry.

Why Management History Needs to Reckon with Slavery

Caitlin Rosenthal, assistant professor of history at UC Berkeley, argues there are strong parallels between the accounting practices used by slaveholders and modern business practices. …