Tom Hanks Urges Harvard Grads to Defend the Truth and Resist Indifference
Tom Hanks told graduates of Harvard University on Thursday to be superheroes in their defense of truth and American ideals, and to resist those who twist the truth for their own gain.
Video of Conn. Student Getting News of Harvard Acceptance Goes Viral
“I was completely in shock,” said Matthew Myslenski, who has dreamed of attending Harvard since he was in elementary school. “I think it was just one of the best moments in my life.”
Affirmative Action in Jeopardy After Justices Raise Doubts
Members of the Supreme Court’s conservative majority are questioning the continued use of affirmative action in higher education. In lengthy arguments Monday, the justices wrestled with persistent, difficult questions of race. The justices heard from six different lawyers in challenges to policies at the University of North Carolina and Harvard. Those policies consider race among many factors in evaluating applications...
Study: Trump's Words Were a Top Motivator of Capitol Rioters
Many of the people who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 did so because of the words of Donald Trump, according to a Harvard report. Hear from Joan Donovan, the report’s author and the research director at the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy.
Harvard Students Create Site to Help Ukraine Refugees Find Housing
Two Harvard University freshmen have launched a website designed to connect people fleeing Ukraine to those in safer countries willing to take them in
A Harvard Nutritionist Shares the 6 Best Brain Foods: ‘Most People Aren't Eating Enough Of' These
Food and mental health are inextricably linked, says Harvard nutritionist and brain expert Dr. Uma Naidoo. Here are the six brain-boosting foods most Americans lack in their diet.
3 Women Sue Harvard, Allege School Ignored Sexual Harassment
Three Harvard University graduate students allege in a lawsuit that the school ignored complaints about sexual harassment by a professor
Jennifer Garner Celebrated as Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year
“Alias” actor Jennifer Garner is being celebrated for her star power both on- and off-screen.