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Drew Gilpin Faust

The President of Harvard Is Named 'Faust'

Neil S. Greenspan | Posted 03.07.2015 | College
Neil S. Greenspan

In the last six years the exceptionally influential Wall Street firm, Goldman Sachs, has been reported to engage in business practices that would appear to be strongly at odds with the professed values of Harvard and just about any other not-for-profit university or college.

Harvard Looks To Set New Record

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 09.21.2013 | College

BOSTON -- Harvard University launched a $6.5 billion capital campaign Saturday that, if successful, would be the largest fundraising effort in the his...

The Day Women Took Over Harvard Business School

Grown And Flown | Posted 06.09.2013 | Women
Grown And Flown

Spending two days with younger alumna has shown me how far women have come in business education. Going back to see the progress the school has made, has led me to believe that I am welcome at the table that you began setting for me and all the women of HBS half a century ago.

Splendor in the Glass -- Harvard's 375th in NYC

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 07.07.2012 | College
John Tepper Marlin

Drew Gilpin Faust, Harvard's 28th President and its first woman president, was in New York City on May 3 to celebrate Harvard's 375th year and reconnect with alumni.

Harvard Admits Record Number of Black Students: But What About the Faculty?

Dr. Boyce Watkins | Posted 06.13.2011 | College
Dr. Boyce Watkins

Admitting students of color neither requires significant courage nor shows any real sign of meaningful progress when it comes to truly shaping the direction of a university.

Harvard Corporation Overhaul: Harvard Nearly Doubles Corporation Size After Criticism

The Harvard Crimson | Elias J. Groll, Zoe A. Y. Weinberg, and William N. White, CRIMSON STAFF WRITERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Harvard Corporation--the University's highest governing body--announced today an overhaul to its governance structure that would nearly double its...

Harvard President Links Campus Ban On ROTC To "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust said that ROTC will be welcome on campus once it repeals "don't ask, don't tell," the Boston Globe repo...

Harvard Stops Free-Tuition Program For Students Pledging To Go Into Public Law

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Harvard University's law school will stop offering a year of free tuition to students who go into public service law after gr...