Experts: Harvard, Yale Probes Signal Future Federal Attacks On Affirmative Action
The parallel probes, experts say, show the Trump administration is preparing to launch future attacks against affirmative action programs at universities across the country.
Bacow Begins Working in Massachusetts Hall as Renovation Nears Completion
The summer renovation of Massachusetts Hall prevented University President Lawrence S. Bacow from immediately taking his rightful seat in the ancestral workspace of Harvard presidents past.
Stanford Will Stop Reporting Its Acceptance Rate. Harvard Won't. It May Not Matter
Stanford University, arguably the most selective institution of higher education in the United States, will no longer report its acceptance rate starting fall 2018. Experts say it probably won't make a difference.
A Look Inside the Smith Campus Center, Harvard's New 'Living Room'
When visitors enter the newly opened Smith Campus Center, they'll walk past green, plant-covered walls before grabbing a cup of coffee and finding a comfy seat.
With Sunflowers and Snacks, Smith Center Opens Its Doors
Harvard affiliates and visitors crowded the Smith Campus Center for its public opening Tuesday. “Seeing all the plants and greenery inside of here feels like home,” said one student.
Harvard Square Icon J. Press to Close Cambridge Store
Historic men’s clothing boutique J. Press — a Harvard Square fixture for 86 years — is closing its Mt. Auburn St. store at the end of August, citing increasing rents in the past several years.
Kavanaugh’s Nomination May Jeopardize Affirmative Action, Experts Say
If Kavanaugh is confirmed, he will replace retiring Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, who is known for being the Supreme Court’s “swing vote.”
An Inflection Point: High Stakes as Harvard Admissions Trial Approaches
Now several years into legal proceedings, much remains at stake as a lawsuit over Harvard's admissions policies advances.
Tensions and Tenure: Elizabeth Warren at the Law School
Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth A. Warren came up for tenure at Harvard Law School in 1993, and her review proved a flashpoint in the ongoing discussion about gender at the school.
Despite Nationwide Recall, HUDS Romaine Lettuce Not Affected
While the affected lettuce comes from Yuma, Arizona, HUDS sources its lettuce from Salinas, Calif., a region unaffected by E. coli.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie To Speak At Class Day
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award winning author will address the College’s Class of 2018 at Class Day, the speaker selection committee announced Thursday.
Columbia Student Union Votes to Strike After University Refuses to Bargain
Columbia’s graduate student union voted to authorize a strike as a response to the university’s refusal to collectively bargain with students.
Engineering Programs at Harvard, Stanford Face 'Never-Ending Comparison'
At Harvard and Stanford, different school cultures and environments create differences in experiences, size of the engineering schools.
Admissions Rates at Record Low Across Ivy League, Stanford, MIT
MIT, Stanford, and every member of the Ivy League, with the exception of Yale, set record-low rates for admission to the Class of 2022.
Wale and Lil Yachty to Headline Yardfest 2018
Wale is known for songs like “Bad” and “The Matrimony”, while Lil Yachty is famous for “iSpy and “One Night.”
Harvard Misinformation Expert Joan Donovan Forced to Leave by Kennedy School Dean, Sources Say
Harvard Faculty and Cambridge Students Speak Out Against AP African American Studies Ban
More Than 100 Call for Harvard Kennedy School Dean to Resign After Decision to Oust Joan Donovan
Harvard Law School Student Charged With Assaulting Student In Homophobic Attack
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