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Harvard senior, Henna Hundal

At WHRB, Harvard student turns on radio and tunes in listeners

April 22, 2019

Imagine, if you will, that you could interview anyone alive today — personal heroes, world leaders, or any other walking, talking cultural phenomenon. Who would you choose? For Henna Hundal, this question is more than hypothetical: the Eliot House senior seized the resources at Harvard to interview a wide diversity of distinguished guests on her eponymous radio show.... Read more about At WHRB, Harvard student turns on radio and tunes in listeners

An industrial complex in Ganjiaxiang, China.

Clearing the way for cleaner air in China

April 19, 2019

If we’re going to limit global temperature increases to 2 degrees above preindustrial levels, as laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement, it’s going to take a lot more than a transition to carbon-neutral energy sources such as wind and solar. It’s going to require carbon-negative technologies, including energy sources that actually reduce carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere.... Read more about Clearing the way for cleaner air in China

A message about Harvard Athletics

April 4, 2019
Dear Members of the FAS Community,
I write to you today in my role as the dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, which oversees Harvard Athletics.
On Monday, Harvard was made aware of allegations involving Peter Brand, our head fencing coach. Specifically, it is alleged that he conducted real estate and non-profit transactions that involved the family of a current and a former student-athlete. We are now moving quickly to learn more about these claims through an independent review.
Three days in, there is a lot we still don’t know. Our current... Read more about A message about Harvard Athletics
Photo of the ocean and the shoreline

And now, land may be sinking

February 19, 2019

In the coming decades, cities and towns up and down the eastern seaboard will have to come to terms with the impact of rising sea level due to climate change. A new study, however, is suggesting that rising sea levels may be only part of the picture — because the land along the coast is also sinking.... Read more about And now, land may be sinking