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Harvard University Students Host Sit-In, Demand Ethnic Studies Department

by | December 15, 2019
Around 50 Harvard University students hosted a sit-in last week demanding the establishment of [...] Read more

Over 200 Faculty Denounce Harvard’s Decision to Deny García Peña Tenure

by | December 9, 2019
Over 200 faculty from across the U.S. and beyond sent a letter to Dr. Lawrence Bacow, Harvard U [...] Read more

Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. Receives Chicago Tribune Literary Award

by | November 5, 2019
Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. – Harvard University’s Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and [...] Read more

Queen Latifah Among Honorees to Receive W.E.B. Du Bois Medal

by | October 15, 2019
Rapper and actress Queen Latifah will be honored with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal on Oct. 22 for h [...] Read more

Harvard Affirmative Action Decision Exposes Asian American Divide

by | October 5, 2019
The Harvard decision last week makes me cheer. And cry. It solves nothing. It only furthers an [...] Read more

The Possible Intersection Between the Elimination of the GRE’s and Interest Convergence

by Robert T. Palmer, Antonio L. Ellis and Erick West | October 3, 2019
In light of that fact that issues of race and racism are deeply rooted in U.S. society, it is p [...] Read more

Judge Sides With Harvard on Affirmative Action Case

by | October 1, 2019
A federal court judge ruled on Tuesday to uphold Harvard University’s race-conscious admissio [...] Read more

Report: HBCUs Produce More Upwardly Mobile Graduates than PWIs

by Lois Elfman |
A new report presents data indicating that more students experience upward economic mobility at [...] Read more

Can We Fix How We Judge and Pay for College?

by Jefferson Noël | September 23, 2019
You can get a rating on everything — from an Uber driver to a fast food place. But for a rece [...] Read more

Retiring Harvard Sociologist Honored at Symposium

by | September 16, 2019
A three-day symposium honored the career of renowned Harvard University sociologist Dr. William [...] Read more

Epstein’s Big Harvard Donation Under New Scrutiny

| July 11, 2019
The arrest of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein on sex-trafficking charges has raised new questions a [...] Read more

Why Does Harvard Have a Police Force?

by Michael Arjun Banerjee | June 19, 2019
In April and May, student protesters at Johns Hopkins University engaged in a civil protest aga [...] Read more

Dr. Martin Kilson Dead at 88

by | April 27, 2019
Dr. Martin Kilson, the first Black to be named a full professor at Harvard University, died las [...] Read more

Harvard Faces Lawsuit from Enslaved Man’s Descendant

by | March 20, 2019
The great-great-great granddaughter of an enslaved man named Renty has filed a lawsuit against [...] Read more

Harvard University Names Janet Mock 2019 Harvard Artist of the Year

by | February 22, 2019
Harvard University has named transgender activist, writer, producer, advocate and director Jane [...] Read more