Wealthy Brazilian investor Jorge P. Lemann '61 recently made a donation to Harvard in order to support classes in entrepreneurship and engineering.
The Division of Continuing Education has been almost entirely financially self-sufficient in recent years, raising money through tuition and other programming rather than relying heavily on money from the University endowment.
The funds will contribute to the Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy at the Kennedy School’s Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy.
Harvard Medical School’s capital campaign reached its $750 million goal earlier this month, administrators announced Wednesday.
The Harvard Business School announced a new fellowship Wednesday to support MBA graduates who work in Africa directly after graduation.
Harvard’s record-breaking capital campaign is still below its financial aid goal as the fundraising drive enters its final months, according to donors at a recent event.
Since its launch in 2015, Harvard Law School has raised $365 million for its capital campaign.
After a two rounds of voting, the class of 2018 has elected eight senior class marshals. The group will join six appointed gift marshals to lead the Senior Class Committee.
With a year still remaining in its record-shattering capital campaign, Harvard has raised $8 billion in donations.
Currier's Faculty Deans will now be known as the X. D. and Nancy Yang Faculty Deans of Currier House following a gift from the couple.
Kennedy School Dean Douglas W. Elmendorf says the school will focus on funding student financial aid, an ongoing construction project set to finish next winter, and developing programs that engage with “digital technology and governance.”
President Donald Trump’s attendance at a Medical School-affiliated event drew particular attention and fanned the flames of an ongoing controversy over Dana-Farber’s choice of venue.