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Student Groups

Divest Harvard Releases Report Calling for ‘Reinvestment,’ University Governance Reform

Fossil Fuel Divest Harvard — a student and alumni group that for years advocated that the University divest its endowment from fossil fuels — released a report last week calling on the school to invest more in environmental causes and local municipal governments and to reform its governing boards.

A River Runs Through It

Harvard Celebrates Earth Day with Events Across University

Seeking to raise awareness about Harvard’s sustainability efforts, schools and programs across the University have hosted events since Thursday celebrating Earth Day.

Amisha A. Kambath & Oksanna A. Samey

Two Harvard Students Named 2022 Truman Scholars

Two Harvard College students were awarded the Truman scholarship — an honor recognizing leadership, commitment to a career in public service, and academic excellence — according to a press release from last week.

Massachusetts Hall

Harvard Affiliates Call on Universities to Bar Fossil Fuel Industry Funding from Research

Harvard affiliates signed a letter released in March demanding that British and American universities stop accepting funding from fossil fuel corporations for climate change and energy research.

Office of Sustainability's Living Lab
College Administration

Harvard Has Yet to Release Updated Sustainability Plan, Missing Self-Set Target

Following the lapse of its previous University-wide sustainability plan in 2020, Harvard has yet to release the second generation of its sustainability goals.

Maisie Peters Concert Stage

Maisie Peters Concert Review: Mazzie's Night In At The Sinclair

Peters made the concert feel like a girls’ night in, brimming with gossip, heartbreak stories, nostalgia for home, weird and current obsessions, and fun.

Boathouse Renovations
Men's Crew

Harvard’s Century-Old Boathouses to Undergo Renovations

Harvard will commence renovations on its historic Weld and Newell Boathouses this year in what is planned to be the most significant update to the buildings since their construction more than a century ago.

Divest Rally

Harvard Divestment Activists Help Peer School Organizers File Legal Complaints

Following guidance from a student divestment group at Harvard, activists from five peer universities filed legal complaints last month in an effort to push their schools to divest from the fossil fuel industry.

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On Campus

Grab-and-Go Dining Sparks Concerns About Waste

Harvard students raised concerns about the waste produced by grab-and-go meals in the past two weeks, citing the accumulating trash produced by plastic to-go containers.

Harvard Business School Case Study Method
Harvard Business School

Students, Faculty Reflect on 100 Years of Harvard Business School’s Case Method

One hundred years since its inception, the case method has evolved into a cornerstone of Harvard Business School.

Comedy Studio
Harvard Square

Comedy Club to Move Into Vacant Curious George Store Space in 2022

The Comedy Studio will relocate from Somerville to Harvard Square in 2022, taking over the space on JFK Street that was formerly occupied by the Curious George Store.

Dean Srikant Datar

HBS Students Praise Datar’s Diversity Efforts, Call for Greater Engagement in Second Year

One year after Srikant M. Datar was named as Harvard Business School’s 11th dean, Harvard Business School students praised his efforts towards diversity and inclusion, but said they were disappointed with his engagement with second-year students and student organizations.


‘Playfest 4’ Review: Eight Endearing Short Plays on AAPI Experiences

The play uses the small stage to its advantage to meditate on motherhood, loss, and aging through humorous interjections by Noburu and moving dialogue.

Summer Walker Hard Drive

What The Hell Happened: Summer Walker’s Album Promo Is Like Sparking a Sexy Relationship

Summer Walker's latest PR stunt involves leaving the entirety of her second album — titled “Still Over It” — on a hard drive in sealed glass cases across US cities.


HBS Professors’ Research Submitted for Retraction Following Allegations of Fraudulent Data

A highly-regarded behavioral economics paper on preventing fraud in self-reports, co-authored by two Harvard Business School professors, has been submitted for retraction following allegations that the data itself is fraudulent and fabricated.