With an endowment fund valued at $41 billion, Harvard University was slated to receive a $8.6 million in coronavirus stimulus funds from the federal government. But public criticism convinced the Ivy League institution to decline…
Topic: Harvard University
Harvard University faculty in the arts and sciences departments voted in favor of divesting university resources from fossil fuel companies, which the administration said it preferred not to use endowments for social change.
Harvard University removed a portrait of one of its previous presidents because the university felt one of his proposals was offensive and merited his portrait’s removal.
Harvard’s business school is looking to hire an associate director to help promote a sense of “belonging” at the university.
Harvard plans on hosting a summit on gender equity, which means that attendees will hear LGTQ rhetoric while attending the summit.
A Harvard Law professor criticized President Trump, calling him a “national emergency” due to the president’s immigration rhetoric.
A mentorship program for faculty members to mentor students by taking them for a meal, at the university’s expense, could cost upwards to six figures since 2015.
A Harvard University study concluded that if ‘trigger warnings,’ or warnings of potentially offensive material, were given to readers beforehand, those readers would be more anxious while reading books.
Harvard’s medical school removed portraits of previous department chairs, who were white men, out of concern that these portraits would offend students.
Matthew Vines, a “queer rights activist,” spoke at Harvard University and interpreted the Bible differently than Christian and Jewish biblical scholars on monogamous, heterosexual relationships.