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Hillary Clinton
Radcliffe Institute

Hillary Clinton to Receive Radcliffe Medal

​Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary R. Clinton will receive the Radcliffe Medal on May 25, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced in a press release Thursday.

Harvard Medical School
Gun Politics

HMS Study Finds 20 Percent Gun Violence Drop During NRA Conventions

​A professor at Harvard Medical School found a 20 percent decrease in gun injuries during the National Rifle Association’s annual conventions.

Longwood Students Protest Gun Violence
Harvard Medical School

Longwood Students Protest Gun Violence

Harvard affiliates at the Longwood medical campus took a group photo to protest gun violence in the wake of a school shooting in Parkland, Fla.

Michelle A. Williams
School of Public Health

After Parkland, HSPH Dean Calls for More Gun Violence Research

In an emailed statement, Williams wrote that the “profound sadness” she felt after the Parkland shooting motivated her to write the letter.

Harvard College Faith and Action

Some Students Praise HCFA Probation, Others Urge Sympathy

Brunching across campus Sunday, many undergraduates said they opposed HCFA’s move to demote the student as well as what they called the group’s negative stance toward BGLTQ Harvard affiliates.

Bruce Donoff

Dean Donoff: A Dental School Fixture Across Decades

​Harvard School of Dental Medicine Dean R. Bruce Donoff jokes that his biggest accomplishment is making 80 percent of the University aware his school exists.

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Harvard Management Co

'Hard Lines to Draw': Harvard Balances Roles as University, Investor

Both a major investor and an educational institution, Harvard seeks to strike a difficult balance between considering ethical responsibilities while remaining apolitical.

Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Dental School Raises $10.1 Million, Passes Campaign Goal

​The Harvard School of Dental Medicine has surpassed its $8 million capital campaign goal, reaching $10.1 million in donations during the four-year campaign.

Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School

Medical School Reaches $750 Million Capital Campaign Goal

Harvard Medical School’s capital campaign reached its $750 million goal earlier this month, administrators announced Wednesday.

Harvard Medical School

Longwood Looks to Combat Opioid Epidemic

As the opioid epidemic rages, Harvard researchers and educators are working to better understand the phenomenon and to teach students how to fight against it.

Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School

HMS 'New Research Building' Nameless After 15 Years

As it enters its fifteenth year of operation, the Medical School’s New Research Building has yet to be named after a donor or prominent graduate.

Michelle A. Williams
School of Public Health

School of Public Health Rejects Funds from Tobacco-Linked Foundation

The School of Public Health and 16 other schools have turned down funds from a foundation funded by a large tobacco conglomerate.

Harvard Medical School Quadrangle

Medical School Students Advocate for DACA in Open Letter

Four DACA recipients at the Medical School wrote an open letter last week calling on the nation to protect its undocumented students.

Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School

HMS Teaching Hospital Plans First Expansion in Decades

The expansion, slated to be built along Brookline Avenue in the hospital's West Campus, will comprise ten floors and contain 345,000 square feet of space.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Surgeon General Discusses Opioid Abuse at HSPH Event

Adams called for a multifaceted approach to the epidemic that tailors treatment to the specific needs of every patient.