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Articles: Students

Four young women of different ethnic backgrounds converse in a homey lounge

Illustration by Bodil Jane/Folio Art


The Undergraduate writes about the Harvard Women’s Center.


Facing legal challenges, the University does away with its controversial regulations on final clubs, fraternities, and sororities.


Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago


Photograph of Martin Baron

Martin Baron

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Details of the virtual degree-conferral ceremonies

July-August 2020

The factors influencing the fall semester—and beyond

July-August 2020

image of a girl in a dark space looking upward as her flashlight illuminates a verdant space ahead

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Illustration by Nicolas Ogonosky

The Undergraduate faces up to a postgraduate life without handrails.

July-August 2020

Georgina Milne flies through the air, flipping toward the water.

Georgina Milne tucks and flips, helping Harvard defeat Brown.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Diver Georgina Milne pictures a post-pandemic return.

July-August 2020

Ethnographer Roberto Gonzales spent 12 years following the lives of undocumented young people.

Photograph by Adam Glanzman

Sociologist Roberto Gonzales on the predicament of undocumented young people

July-August 2020

Elijah DeVaughn '21 in black shirt bearing the word "melanin," stands with his right fist raised

Elijah DeVaughn ’21 marched in Los Angeles last weekend.
Photograph courtesy of Elijah DeVaughn

As demonstrations grow in the wake of George Floyd’s death, students mobilize against racism and police brutality