Who knew the spleen was so funny? And popular?
A parody video by a group of Harvard Medical School students went viral in December, garnering a million YouTube hits in just five days and... Continue reading
How do you lead a good life? That seemingly simple question has preoccupied and perplexed mankind for centuries.
For author and historian Jill Lepore, one key to fulfillment involves poring... Continue reading
Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, has named Emmy Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris its 2014 Man of the Year. Harris joins Dame Helen Mirren,... Continue reading
Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals has announced Academy Award-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren is its 2014 Woman of the Year.
“How very saucy of the Hasty Pudding organization to offer me... Continue reading
Rakesh Khurana, the Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development at Harvard Business School (HBS), professor of sociology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS), and co-master of Cabot House... Continue reading
Ever since the Human Genome Project decoded the genome, the prevailing scientific view has been that only the 2 percent that makes proteins — the building blocks of cells — was important. The rest... Continue reading
For patients in the early stages of multiple sclerosis (MS), low levels of vitamin D were found to strongly predict disease severity and hasten its progression, according to a new study led by... Continue reading
Author, poet, and environmental activist Margaret Atwood, A.M. ’62, is the recipient of the 2014 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony on May... Continue reading
Anyone who has ever stepped on a tennis court understands all too well the frustration that comes with trying to master the serve, and instead seeing ball after ball go sailing out of bounds in... Continue reading
The man who literally wrote the book on the preaching of Martin Luther King Jr. will himself preach about the civil rights leader during Sunday’s sermon at the Memorial Church. His homily will come... Continue reading