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.
Harvard University’s long and fascinating involvement with the Olympics continues this year in Tokyo.
Harvard and the American Revolution
At 140 years old at the time of the American Revolution, Harvard—and members of the Harvard community—played an important role in the country’s early history.
Pride at Harvard
A celebration of the LGBTQ+ community at Harvard, exploring student and faculty profiles, lessons from history, actions we’re engaged in today, and solutions we’re beginning to explore.
Honoring the Class of 2021
Highlighting the accomplishments and celebrating the bright futures of Harvard’s Class of 2021.
Mindfulness & Meditation
Although the practices of mindfulness and meditation are thousands of years old, research on their health benefits is relatively new, but promising.
Harvard experts explain what infrastructure is, why it’s important, and how it can improve life for everyone.
A series highlighting the work of Harvard faculty, staff, students, alumni, and researchers on issues of race and inequality across the U.S.
Welcome to Harvard
With world-class faculty, groundbreaking research opportunities, and a diverse group of talented students, Harvard is more than just a place to get an education.