Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898 | SUBSCRIBE

Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898

Articles: Sports

The Ivy League logo

Following cuts at Brown and Dartmouth, experts expect more dropped sports in years to come. 

Sports

Reshaping athletics in the pandemic

8.11.20

The Ivy League logo

Following cuts at Brown and Dartmouth, experts expect more dropped sports in years to come. 

Reshaping athletics in the pandemic

8.11.20

Andrew Berry stands at a podium.

The Browns’ ninth general manager since 2000, Berry looks to return the franchise to a level of success not seen for decades.

Photograph by Aaron M. Sprecher/Associated Press

Football-tested and data-centric, Andrew Berry takes the helm in Cleveland.

September-October 2020

Ivy League logo

The league becomes first in Division I to scrap fall competition.

7.8.20

Beds were set up for Spanish flu patients outside the Harvard-affiliated Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in 1918.
Photograph courtesy of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Archives

Fall semester interrupted, a century ago

6.23.20

Georgina Milne flies through the air, flipping toward the water.

Georgina Milne tucks and flips, helping Harvard defeat Brown.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Diver Georgina Milne pictures a post-pandemic return.

July-August 2020

sandy shores at Salisbury Beach State Reservation

Salisbury Beach State Reservation

Photograph by Georgia P. Zumwalt/Alamy Stock Photo

Strict lines in the sand

July-August 2020

Aerial photograph of Harvard Stadium

Harvard Stadium 
Photograph by Nick Allen/Creative Commons

An agenda for a new athletic director—and for a wider emphasis on student fitness

6.5.20

Erin McDermott

Erin McDermott
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Public Affairs and Communications, Harvard University

McDermott will join Harvard from the University of Chicago July 1. 

5.7.20

Football E-Newsletter

Sign up to receive Harvard Magazine football correspondent Dick Friedman’s coverage in your inbox every week.