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Photograph by Tommy LaVergne/Rice University

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Currently dean of the Rice University School of Architecture, Whiting will assume her new post on July 1. 

4.17.19

Photograph by Tommy LaVergne/Rice University

Currently dean of the Rice University School of Architecture, Whiting will assume her new post on July 1. 

4.17.19

Alan Gilbert ’65, Ph.D. ’74 (twice suspended, separated, and readmitted in 1973 by a two-thirds faculty vote) speaks at a gathering of current and former student activists three days before Friday’s conference. 

Photograph by Lydia S.C. Rosenberg/Harvard Magazine

A conference looks back at Harvard’s 1969 student strike. 

4.17.19

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Her book Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America is the choice in general nonfiction.

 

4.16.19

A Harvard summit probes how to meld universities’ academic and external aspirations.

4.8.19

Homi Bhabha (left), Masha Gessen (center), and Jacqueline Bhabha (right)

Photograph by Tia Ann Chapman

The Russian-American journalist challenges “moral defaults” about immigrants. 

4.8.19

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Speakers, ceremonies, and celebrations

May-June 2019

Red Rocks Conservation Area, in Gloucester, Massachusetts

Photograph by Vladislav Sevostianov

Rock climbing in Greater Boston—and beyond

May-June 2019

After graduating from the College in 1861, Holmes obtained a commission as first lieutenant in the Twentieth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, known as the “Harvard Regiment.”

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Law School Library, Historical & Special Collections

A new biography of Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. illuminates the Supreme Court during the centennial of his most momentous dissent.

May-June 2019