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Courtesy of Harvard University Financial Administration


A large surplus last year—but cautions about the future


Harvard Management Company is headquartered in the Federal Reserve tower in downtown Boston.

More evidence that fiscal 2017 returns were “disappointing”


University Hall

Photograph by Bostonian13/Wikipedia

Continuing, heated differences over single-gender social organizations


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Data courtesy of FAS Office for Faculty Affairs

The dean’s annual report provides financial details on House renewal, the faculty census, and a new inequality initiative.


Lizabeth Cohen

Lizabeth Cohen
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

An advocate of common spaces and the arts moves on.


Massachusetts Hall

Photograph by Muns/Wikipedia

Twenty submissions have been selected as semifinalists to replace the final line in Harvard’s alma mater. 


A Harvard conference on diversity and academic inclusion


Portrait of Ashley Fure

Fure focuses during a July workshop for The Force of Things: An Opera for Objects.

Photograph by Marina Levitskaya/ Courtesy of Peak Performances @ Montclair State University

Composer Ashley Fure wants people to listen to noise.

November-December 2017

The task force shares a preliminary report.