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Photo of Michelle Walsh and Benjamin Roy

Michelle Walsh and Benjamin Roy

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Alumni Association


Honoring those who enrich the quality of life in their Houses


Harvard Mount Washington cabin in the snow

Built in 1962, the off-the-grid, one-room cabin is popular among ice climbers and back-country skiers.

Photograph by David Leonard

The Harvard Mountaineering Club’s Mount Washington cabin

January-February 2020

A Hasty Pudding Theatricals poster from 1910 showing a debutante curtseying

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Hasty Pudding Theatricals art from 1910, advertising Diana’s Debut
Image courtesy of the Harvard Theatre Collection

“Shingles” and other art of the Hasty Pudding from the Harvard Theatre Collection.

January-February 2020

Alumni describe their challenges in leaving home and coming to the College.

January-February 2020

Imaginative drawing of a student contemplating mathematical concepts floating above his head

Illustration by Wenting Li

The Undergraduate finds beauty in the complexities of applied science.

January-February 2020

A large group of protestors standing on a football field.

The group of protestors at its largest, before the arrival of police reinforcements.
Photograph by Kai-Lan Olson

Student protestors for fossil-fuel divestment delay the second half of The Game.


Cover of first-generation alumni report


Alumni share their moving stories through the first interest-group “class report.”


An image of a gate in Harvard Yard


Results from the second campus survey of sexual misconduct show that sexual assault and harassment remain serious problems at institutions of higher education nationwide.


An early group photo of Band members wearing bowler hats

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(1 of 14) Sporting staid bowlers, early Harvard Band members pose for a formal portrait.

Courtesy of the Harvard University Band

The Harvard Band celebrates a century.