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News and Statements by President Bacow


Exciting News


Pontiac students meet President Bacow

Announcing the 2023 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecturer

 Season’s Greetings from the Bacows

Harvard T.H. Chan School community

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Admissions at Harvard College

Harvard Divinity School community

Announcing the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecturer

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Steering Committee on Human Remains in Harvard Museum Collections

Planning for a very big year

Harvard Gazette


Standing together against hatred and violence

Statement on Harvard Admissions Case

Larry Bacow waiving to a Commencement crowd

President Bacow

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My Plans

Executive Vice President Katie Lapp

President Bacow’s statement at FAS faculty meeting

Here is the truth about Harvard’s historical ties to slavery

The Washington Post
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Harvard and the Legacy of Slavery

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Bacow discusses role of higher education institutions in 21st century

The Harvard Gazette
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Statement on the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Admissions at Harvard College

SCOTUS Statement from President Bacow

Remembering Dr. King

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Season’s Greetings from the Bacows

Committee to Articulate Principles on Renaming

Letter to Acting Chief Andria Strano in support of the proposed rule on DACA

Spring Commencements