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Sahana G Srinivasan

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Construction on Lamont

Creative Writing Program Receives Record Number of Applications, Moves into Lamont

For the second year in a row, a record number of students applied to and enrolled in the English department’s creative writing workshops. This spring, the program includes 24 workshops — another all-time high — in both fiction and non-fiction disciplines.

Houghton Renovations

Donor’s Collection of Children’s Literature Sparks Houghton Library Renovations to Increase Accessibility

Houghton Library will undergo significant changes beginning this fall as part of a year-long renovation project designed to increase accessibility to the building, which houses Harvard’s rare manuscripts and books.

Lowell Tea
House Life

‘The Best Job at Harvard’: Diana Eck and Twenty Years of Lowell Tea and Loyalty

Diana L. Eck and Dorothy A. Austin have served as the faculty deans of Lowell House for twenty years. This spring they will step down.

Fall in Harvard Yard

In Wake of Lawsuit, Students Reflect on Asian-American Identity

The trial over Harvard's affirmative action admissions policy ended last month, and students gathered on Friday afternoon to discuss the term "Asian American" and its relevance for students' identities.


Harvard Engineering Professor Wood Awarded Medal for Work in Robotics

Robert J. Wood, a Harvard professor of engineering and applied sciences, won the Max Planck-Humboldt Medal last week for his innovations in soft robotics. The medal comes with $68,000 in prize money.

Medical Students Protest Against Trump Administration Memo

Harvard Med School Slams Trump Admin Proposal to Define Gender By Biological Sex

“Harvard Medical School is staunchly opposed to any efforts by federal agencies to limit the definition of sex as an immutable condition determined at birth,” a spokesperson wrote in a statement.

Ralph Nader in Austin Hall
On Campus

Ralph Nader, Pete Davis Call on Law Students to Serve the Public Interest

Ralph Nader spoke at the Law Forum to discuss the need for more public interest lawyers and his belief in the School's need to support public interest careers.

Navigating Emotional Labor and Self-Care

Student Panel Discusses Emotional Labor, Psychological Pressure

Scattered across the floor and on couches in the Women’s Center, over two dozen students sipped tea as they listened to undergraduate student activists discuss emotional labor and self-care Wednesday night.