Announcements

'Timely' Gift Will Lend SEAS Momentum in Era of Transition

June 29, 2015

​The record $400 million donation from hedge fund magnate John A. Paulson that renamed the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences comes during a transitional phase of a school whose enrollment has fast outgrown its resources.

Harvard No Longer Slated as Boston 2024 Tennis Host

June 23, 2015

​Contrary to previous statements, Dorchester’s Harambee Park, not Harvard, would host Olympic and Paralympic tennis if Boston is selected as the host city of the 2024 Summer Games, according to bid organizers, yet another sign that Harvard’s relationship with the bid is evolving.

Widener Library Celebrates Centennial

June 23, 2015

Attendees sang “Happy Birthday” to the library as they commemorated its 100th birthday with red balloons, rose-topped cupcakes, and jazz music.

In Flux: Non-Ladder Life at Harvard

June 16, 2015

For the Faculty of Arts and Sciences’ many lecturers, Harvard can be a pit stop riddled with job insecurity and uncertainty for what comes next.