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Legacy of Slavery

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Descendants and Advocates Seek Clarity in Harvard’s Legacy of Slavery Pledge

Harvard committed $100 million to reckoning with its ties to slavery, but advocates and descendants have questions about the unprecedented pledge.

Dean Khurana
College

‘An Uncomfortable Truth’: Khurana Reflects on Landmark Legacy of Slavery Report

Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana lauded the importance of the University’s landmark Legacy of Slavery report in a Thursday interview.

FAS Dean Gay
FAS

Gay Outlines FAS Process for Removing Controversial Names from Spaces, Titles

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Claudine Gay outlined the process the FAS will adopt to consider requests to remove the names or representations of individuals from its buildings, spaces, programs, or professorships in an email to FAS affiliates Thursday.

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HLOS - Dudley

The Dudley Co-Op is an undergraduate housing community at Harvard.

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HLOS - Wadsworth

Wadsworth House, the second oldest building at Harvard, is located at 1341 Massachusetts Avenue.

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Part of Brattle Street is located in Harvard Square.

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Several residential homes line Trowbridge Street in Cambridge.

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Elmwood is located at 33 Elmwood Avenue in Cambridge.

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A tablet near the Littauer Center of Public Administration marks the location of Jonathan Hasting's home.

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Foxcroft House used to be at the location now occupied by Lowell Lecture Hall.

President Bacow Speaks at Conference on Legacies of Slavery
Race

At Radcliffe Conference, Bacow Pledges to Dedicate Resources to ‘Repair the Damage’ of Harvard’s Slavery Ties

In light of the release of a long-awaited report that detailed the “integral” role slavery played in shaping Harvard, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study held a conference Friday to discuss how the school can address its history.

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College

Where Harvard’s Legacy of Slavery Lives Today

Here are the houses, dormitories, professorships, streets, and towns that memorialize Harvard affiliates responsible for enslaving people and promoting racial discrimination.

President Bacow Speaks at Conference on Legacies of Slavery
Radcliffe Institute

President Bacow Speaks at Conference on Legacies of Slavery

Harvard University President Lawrence S. Bacow spoke at a conference called “Telling the Truth about All This: Reckoning with Slavery and Its Legacies at Harvard and Beyond,” held at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study on Friday.

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Winthrop

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Winthrop House is one of Harvard's 12 undergraduate Houses.

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