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Division of Continuing Education
Extension School

Extension School Expands Library Access for Students, Closes Grossman

The Division of Continuing Education’s Grossman Library closed its doors permanently after merging with the larger Harvard College Library system.

Mass Hall, Fall 2017
Student Groups

Title IX Office Creates Student Liaison Program

The University’s Title IX office will form a student liaison committee in an effort to better educate students about its policies and resources.

Bacow at Convocation

Bacow, Khurana Call for Civic Engagement in Challenging Times At Convocation

In his first speech to students as Harvard's president, Bacow gave the wide-eyed freshmen homework: registering to vote.

Admissions Lawsuit

Five Things You Need to Know About the Harvard Admissions Lawsuit

The case is set to go to trial on Oct. 15 in a Boston courthouse. A lot happened over the summer — so read up on the five major developments you need to know before the school year starts.

Lawrence Bacow
Central Administration

Bacow 'Swooped' Into Opening Days With Instagram-Worthy Enthusiasm

Two months into his presidency — and days into his first semester — Bacow is taking an active, and very visible, role in undergraduate life.

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University News

Bacow 2

Lawrence S. Bacow addresses the room during the press conference announcing his selection as the next presidentof Harvard University.

Susan Carney
Central Administration

Carney, York to Lead Overseers; Wang to Lead HAA

Susan L. Carney ’73 will succeed Scott A. Abell ’72 as president of the Board of Overseers while Margaret M. Wang ’09 will become the youngest president in HAA history, succeeding Susan Morris Novick ’85.

HLS Library
Harvard Law School

HLS Will Require Firms to Disclose Agreements Governing Harassment Allegations

Students at Harvard and other schools have raised concerns in recent months that the agreements will cover up harassment and discrimination.

Final Clubs


The Phoenix S.K. Club, located on Mt. Auburn Street, is one of Harvard's all-male final clubs.

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HUDS Wins National Dining Services Medals

​Harvard University Dining Services recently won three medals from the National Association of College and University Food Services.

Graduate Student Unionization Vote Queen's Head

Grad Union Establishes Sexual Harassment Committee

Members of the union’s organizing committee voted to form the group to advocate for individuals who have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

Year in Review - Pfister: Talk

University to Require Faculty and Staff to Complete Title IX Online Training

Faculty and staff across Harvard will be required to complete an online training on the University’s sexual and gender-based harassment policy starting in the fall.

Lamont Outside Night

Employee Planned Show Containing Anti-Semitism, Nudity in Harvard Workplace During Work Hours

Harvard employee Eric Clopper filmed promotional videos and planned his controversial one-man performance during work hours and in his workplace, the Language Resource Center in Lamont Library.

HLS in the World
Harvard Law School

A Well-Worn Path: Navigating the Road to Judicial Clerkships

Following the highly selective process, some students find it challenging to navigate making crucial connections to land their ideal clerking jobs, while others face difficulties balancing their career choices with paying off student loans.

Unionization Vote

University, Union Decline to Object to Union Election

​Neither Harvard nor the newly-formed graduate student union have filed objections over the April 2018 unionization election within the seven-day period set by the National Labor Relations Board.