In Focus is a window into the ideas, research, and work happening across Harvard communities. Each week we bring a different topic into focus, sharing perspectives on the big conversations of the moment—and sparking new ones.
Welcome to Harvard
Harvard is more than just a place to get an education.See full story
The Harvard community explores this state of rest, its many benefits and functions, and what we can do to ensure that we're getting enough of it.See full story
Whether it's dance, theater, or musical performance, the Harvard community hits just the right note on all of our campus stages, creating vibrant, innovative experiences for patrons in our neighborhood and around the world.See full story
The Great Migration
Harvard experts explore the migration of millions of African Americans from the South to urban hubs in the Northeast, Midwest, and West, one of the largest internal migrations in American history.
Members of the Harvard community are exploring and celebrating love in all aspects of our lives.
Explore how weather—the everyday atmospheric events that become climate’s long-term patterns—impacts our health and wellness, and what we can do to combat the challenges of extreme weather.
What is the secret to living a healthy life? Harvard experts explore the decisions we can make every day to ensure that we are prioritizing our health and wellbeing.
GSAS at 150
This academic year marks the 150th anniversary of the founding of Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS).
Gadgets, tools, devices, and robots are tangible ways that scientific research is made manifest in our everyday lives.
Languages allow us to express ourselves, create change, and share knowledge with people around the world and across time. Our Harvard experts look at the history, power, and science behind these systems of communication.
Food nourishes us, inspires us, and brings us together. We’re taking a deep dive into everything edible.
Democracy Demands Effort
Democratic countries have long balanced stability and unrest. Are we at an inflection point?
Students, faculty, and alumni from across the Harvard community are working to understand and improve how we can support immigrants and immigration.