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Idil Tuysuzoglu

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Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

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.”

Admissions Lawsuit

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.

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Harvard Law School

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.

Romaine Lettuce

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

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.

Student Life

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.

Stanford Engineering Comparison Graph

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.

Minorities Admit Rates Ivies

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.

Lil Yachty

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.”

Ivy League

Across Universities, Students Walk Out in Wake of Parkland Shooting

Students at Stanford, Brown, and Cornell, among other schools, walked out in solidarity with the victims of last month’s Parkland shooting.

Snowy John Harvard

Harvard to Close Tuesday Due to Approaching Snowstorm

In anticipation of 12 to 18 inches of snow and blizzard conditions, Harvard will close its central administrative offices and the Faculty of Arts and Sciences on Tuesday.

Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg, Chan Donate $30 Million to Ed. School Initiative

The initiative, called Reach Every Reader, will work to develop diagnostic screening and personalized education interventions for kindergartners susceptible to reading difficulties.


Datamatch Spreads the Love Bug to Brown, Columbia, Wellesley

Datamatch, Harvard's popular student-created matchmaking algorithm, is spreading for the first time to Brown, Columbia, and Wellesley.

Stanford Masters Program

Stanford Masters Program

Stanford University’s Coterminal Master’s Degree program is very similar to Harvard College’s Advanced Standing program.

Stanford Masters Program

Advanced Standing at Harvard Less Popular than Stanford Equivalent

A "tiny" percentage of students use Advanced Standing at Harvard. But across the country at Stanford, one in five undergrads take advantage of a similar program.