Harvard’s long history at Fenway

While the 135th Harvard-Yale football game will be the Crimson’s first at Fenway, University ties run deep

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Harvard’s quantum leap

As quantum science and engineering come into their own, co-directors of new initiative say anything is possible

Sotomayor: Judges should pull together

Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor spoke at Harvard Law School

The nature of sounds

A Harvard alum and composer, David Rothenberg takes the familiar sounds of nature and combines them with music

Events

Monday, November 19, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Aga Khan Program Lecture: Yara Sharif

Friday, November 16, 2018, 2:00pm - Monday, November 19, 2018, 3:00pm

The Laughing Room

Monday, November 19, 2018, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Richard Smallwood Music, Activism, and Well-being

Monday, November 19, 2018, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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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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Two Harvard students among 32 Rhodes Scholars for 2019

Two Harvard undergraduates, Jin Park and Brittany Ellis, are among the 32 American men and women chosen as Rhodes Scholars on Saturday. …

Harvard beats Yale 45-27 in 135th playing of The Game

In the 135th playing of The Game, the Harvard football team (6-4, 4-3 Ivy) bested the Yale Bulldogs (5-5, 3-4 Ivy) in a commanding 45-27 victory at the historic Fenway Park today. …

Tiny teeth tell the story of two fish species’ rapid evolution

Based on close examination of thousands of fossilized fish teeth, a Harvard researcher found that, while the asteroid impact that killed off the dinosaurs did lead to the extinction of some fish …

Pesticide exposure can dramatically impact bees’ social behavior

Using an innovative robotic platform to observe bees’ behavior, Harvard researchers showed that, following exposure to a commonly used class of pesticides, bees spent less time nursing larvae and …

News from Around Harvard

Western Allies Focus on Crisis of Leadership at Halifax Security Forum

Nov 19, 2018For a decade now the Halifax International Security Forum has been a place to discuss the major external threats facing Western democracies and how to counter them. …

Future Tense - Our World in Ten

Nov 19, 2018This year’s Halifax International Security Forum paid respect to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One, but in its final plenary session, Future Tense: Our World in Ten, the …

Managing China's Coal Power Plants to Address Multiple Environmental Objectives

Nov 13, 2018China needs to manage its coal-dominated power system to curb carbon emissions, as well as to address local environmental priorities such as air pollution and water stress. …

Harvard Football Program Feature Story: Zach Miller

Although Harvard senior defensive back Zach Miller had only appeared in 12 games in the first three years of his Crimson career, he was elected as the 145th captain in team history. …

No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Concludes Hard Fought Season, Falls to Princeton, 12-10

Another season, with new records, came to an end for the No. …

Women’s Rugby Comes Up Just Short in NIRA National Championship, Falls to Dartmouth, 19-14

The No. 2 Harvard women’s rugby team fall in the NIRA National Championship game to No. 1 Dartmouth, 19-14, despite two try’s late in the second half.

Wrestling Earns Nets Pair of Third-Place Finishes at Keystone Classic

Harvard wrestling posted a strong effort in its second meet of the year on Sunday, recording a pair of third-place finishes at the Keystone Classic in Philadelphia, Pa. …

Three Finish in Top 100 at NCAA Cross Country Championships

All three Harvard cross country runners finished in the top 100 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships in Madison, Wisconsin, Saturday. …