Harvard researchers recount working and living at one of the most remote places on Earth: The South Pole

Gratitude at White Coat

At the recent White Coat Ceremony, incoming medical and dental students thanked those who helped them most

The health of the Amazon

A drone-based monitoring system reveals important information on the health of the Amazon

General Education shopping spree

During the first week of classes, students sample and select from a variety of new course offerings

Online Music Lab

A new project aims to discover how the human mind understands music and why music is a virtually ubiquitous feature of human societies

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Events

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 9:30am - 10:30am

Faith & Life Forum

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 11:30am - 11:55am

Quick Stop Tours by Harvard Student Guides

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Local Martial Arts Masters Perform

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Winslow Homer’s work as Civil War art correspondent focus of ‘Eyewitness’ exhibit at Harvard

“Winslow Homer: Eyewitness,” currently on view at the Harvard Art Museums, traces how the artist’s experience as an observer tasked with accurately documenting the conflict helped shape his …

Harvard president sees University as a force in battle against climate change

Harvard President Larry Bacow examines the University’s multifaceted role in the battle against climate change.

Harvard Kennedy School researchers publish a detailed examination of congressional tech expertise shortfall

Harvard Kennedy School researchers release report urging Congress to close its growing tech-knowledge gap.

Harvard symposium honors William Julius Wilson’s five decades of work toward racial justice

Symposium celebrates career of William Julius Wilson.

News from Around Harvard

How racism harms children

The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a policy statement regarding the “socially transmitted disease” of racism. …

Women’s Volleyball Edged by San Diego

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – On day two of the Thunderdome Classic hosted by UC Santa Barbara, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-3, 0-0 Ivy) dropped a 3-0 decision to San Diego in today’s …

Women’s Tennis Continues Strong Play at Columbia Invitational

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Harvard women’s tennis carried their strong performance yesterday into day two of the Columbia Invitational, winning seven of nine matches played. …

No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Delivers Upset to No. 9 UC San Diego at Princeton Invite

PRINCETON, N.J. – The No. 12 Harvard men’s water polo team defeated No. 9 UC San Diego 12-11 in its first match at the Princeton Invite. …

Carbon taxes + cap and trade = Tackling climate change like an economist

Carbon taxes and cap-and-trade are the strategies for tackling climate change that have won the hearts of many economists. …

Harvard Art Journal turns 25

The revival edition of Harvard Art Journal gives a voice to writers and shines a light on artists and exhibitions, schools and the importance of art in our lives.  By Harvard Arts Blog Staff. …

Harvard Law School Orientation 2019

As new Harvard Law students settle into life on campus, we feature highlights from the beginning of the academic year.

Experimental #039;blood test#039; accurately screens for PTSD

An artificial intelligence tool - which analyzed 28 physical and molecular measures, all but one from blood samples - confirmed with 77 percent accuracy a diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder …