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A cyclist rolls past the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016.
The irony of the situation is not lost. More than a thousand alumni have signed a pledge that "until workers settle a fair contract, we withhold all gifts to Harvard University and affiliates". Food delivery worker Any Montoya was one of the 11 ...

Although it is indeed a privilege to attend Harvard University, this is not based on the college's tuition, as the New York Post article suggests.
New Zealand native Annabelle Paterson has verbally committed to the application process at Harvard University.* Paterson specializes in 200 backstroke and mid-distance freestyle, and trains at United Swimming Club in Auckland.
Over 500 Harvard University dining hall workers are protesting with pictures of their children in hopes of appealing to Harvard University President Drew Faust on October 14, 2016. Workers are protesting for a higher salary and against out-of-pocket ...
In the middle of a Monday afternoon, over 100 people gathered in Harvard Yard where the colored lawn chairs had been organized into a large semicircle.

The workers World Party presidential campaign of Monica Moorehead and Lamont Lilly is proud to stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers at Harvard ...
A center at Harvard University devoted to the study of people of African descent has received a $10 million donation from its namesake, financier Glenn Hutchins, for projects including a study of poverty, inequality, and race in Greater Boston's most ...
Harvard's striking dining hall workers entered their second week on the picket line and their walk-out has sparked a related protest: students are complaining ...
WASHINGTON, USA - Antigua and Barbuda's ambassador to the United States, Sir Ronald Sanders, has called on Harvard University "to demonstrate its remorse and its debt to unnamed slaves from Antigua and Barbuda" whose lives were abused to ...
In the event that Local 26 rejected that deal, Harvard also said it would contribute the "equivalent cost of the Harvard University Group Health Plan enrollment premium" to a health care plan the union offers in-house. Local 26 did not accept that ...
Collier County commissioners decided Tuesday to coordinate efforts to study sea level rise, but not with Harvard University. Commissioners voted, 4-1, to push forward a long-term plan to work with universities in Florida and various state agencies to ...
Cafeteria workers at Harvard have been on strike over what they say are unfair wages and benefits. Credit Charlie Mahoney for The New York Times.
On October 5, instead of setting up breakfast for thousands of college students, 700 cafeteria workers at the richest university in the world kicked off their first strike in three decades.
Harvard University is not legally required to divest from the fossil fuel industry, a Massachusetts Appeals court ruled last week, reaffirming a lower court ruling that struck down a suit from student activists.
Damon Clark, a member of Native Americans at Harvard College, welcomes attendees to an indigenous peoples' Day celebration at Harvard University on Monday evening. More than 100 people gathered in Harvard Yard for conversation and cultural ...
"When you get that call, you realize you've managed to convince some people of the importance of your work," said Professor Oliver Hart during a press conference following the announcement of his Nobel this morning.

Two professors at American universities on Monday were awarded the Nobel prize in economics for their contributions to the understanding of contracts and how they apply to such arrangements as performance-based pay for top executives.
Harvard also extended a second option to the workers, in which the University would contribute the "equivalent cost of the Harvard University Group Health Enrollment premium" to a health insurance plan offered by Local 26. About 300 HUDS employees are ...
"We are humbled and honored to be recipients of the UPCEA Regional 2016 Engagement Award in recognition of the partnership between the Texas Graduate Center and the Harvard University Extension school math for Teaching Graduate Program," ...
According to an email from Harvard University Dining Services, open dining halls this weekend include: Eliot House, Kirkland House, Dunster House, Quincy House, Currier House, Winthrop House, and Annenberg.
The Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab will open in November, joining Harvard University's other innovation facilities on Western Avenue in Allston.
For the second time, seven current and former Harvard University students have lost a court battle to force the university to divest its holdings in the coal, gas, and oil industries because of their role in climate change.
Harvard Law school's Langdell Hall A woman sits outside Harvard Law School's Langdell Hall May 10, 2010 at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (Photo : Darren McCollester/Getty Images). Here is one great news for all the video and PC ...
The first strike at Harvard University in more than 30 years pits the world's richest university against hundreds of food service workers who walked off their jobs Wednesday after months of negotiations failed to produce a new contract.
Officials at Harvard University said Tuesday they are not investigating alleged racist emails recently sent to some students.
In the second new health care option, the University would contribute the "equivalent cost of the Harvard University Group Health Plan enrollment premium" to a health insurance plan offered by Local 26.
Harvard students are demanding a police investigation into a email circulated among undergraduates urging them prevent "white genocide" by voting for Donald ...
Cassandra Pasadyn (pictured above) and Ingrid Wall have verbally committed to the admission process at Harvard University. Current Photo via Cassandra Pasadyn.
Dining hall workers at Harvard University say they will go on strike Wednesday after failing to reach a contract agreement with administrators.
Ho's basketball skills eventually led him to be recruited for football at Harvard University. Now, Ho has founded a company, Choxue, to help promote the under-developed student athlete system in Taiwan, where students spend only two hours a week in ...
This week's featured bond comes from the State of Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Development finance Agency is scheduled to issue $1.5 billion in revenue bonds on behalf of Harvard University the week of October 3, 2016. These bonds are scheduled ...
For most people, just the mention of Harvard University brings images of books and rigorous training. But the students of one of the most prestigious Ivy League schools have proven that they are still human after all.
The workers, represented by the Unite Here Local 26, say they'll strike starting Wednesday if a new contract isn't reached by 11:59 p.m.
An article did not hold back as it called Harvard University students spoiled and petulant for 'whining' about losing a percentage in their endowment.
Harvard is stockpiling frozen foods in its dining halls ahead of a potential strike by Harvard's dining services workers, according to workers stationed across ...
The typical winner is a man, born in the United States, who does his research at Harvard University. He is, on average, 58 years old when he wins.
Monsanto announced recently that it has reached an agreement with the Broad Institute (a biomedical and genomic research institute) of MIT and Harvard University, continuing a trend of corporate infiltration of academia that also included a recent $6 ...
Kenneth Rogoff isn't the kind of guy who makes political endorsements. As a public policy professor at Harvard University and the former chief economist at the ...
A new Havard University Study has revealed that more than half of Kenyan mothers are delivering in health facilities that are as dangerous as delivering at home.
Kansas (KRON) - A Kansas teenager is on the brink of graduating college, before he will graduate from high school. Braxton Moral, 14, a sophomore in high school was tested "gifted" when he was in the first grade.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is no stranger to personal jabs from current Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who has consistently bullied opponents - including Bush during his failed bid to be the GOP nominee - during this election cycle.
A three-year pilot program at Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.) has culminated in a formal partnership between the University's sailing team and Rhode ...
Harvard University's dining hall workers are threatening to go on strike next week if they cannot reach a contract agreement with administrators before then.
He took part in the weeklong program, "Leadership: An Evolving Vision," taught by Harvard University educators. This year, Raise Your Hand Texas received nearly 200 applications - the most ever - and completed in-person interviews with more than 120 ...
A two-year-old lawsuit accusing Harvard University of maintaining racial quotas against Asian-American students is moving forward to wage the latest battle ...
A three-year pilot program at Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.) has culminated in a formal partnership between the University's sailing team and Rhode ...
Harvard University said Thursday that it recruited a veteran investment manager from rival Columbia University to take over its struggling endowment.
Call it magic, but the rain held off while Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling delivered the keynote address this afternoon (June 5) at Harvard University's annual meeting of the Harvard Alumni Association. The year ahead for Rakesh Khurana. View all ...
Expertise across a broad range of disciplines - rather than exceptional performance in just a few - is key to success in the Times Higher education World University Rankings, THE's latest subject rankings suggest.


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