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Chinese President Xi Jinping meets Harvard University President Lawrence Bacow at the Great Hall of
Harvard University’s Jewish president, has the coronavirus

Harvard University president Lawrence Bacow and his wife Adele Fleet Bacow have tested positive for the coronavirus.

By PENNY SCHWARTZ/ JTA
26/03/2020
The exterior of The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University.
Jewish Harvard students form anti-Zionist organization

The group said it will focus on Palestinian solidarity; fighting antisemitism and for the safety of Jews and all people through solidarity; and creating Jewish spaces and events outside of Hillel.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
13/02/2020
Jewish member assaulted by Arab at Harvard Club event sues institution

"All I did was ask a simple question, and right when I got up, a grown man my father's age, got up, and tried putting his hands on me, he tried taking the microphone from me."

By CELIA JEAN
11/02/2020
Ram Dass, psychedelic drug pioneer, dies at age 88

“He was a guide for thousands seeking to discover or reclaim their spiritual identity beyond or within institutional religion.”

By REUTERS
23/12/2019
Harvard: Israel's MedAware could save US health system millions yearly

MedAware uses AI methods similar to those used in the finance sector to stop fraud, by identifying “outliers” from a trend or practice in order to recognize suspicious or erroneous transactions.

Tzipi Livni at a Knesset debate on the Nation-State Law, August 8, 2018
Tzipi Livni named a 2019 Fisher Family Fellow

"I'm happy for the opportunity that was given to me to share my experience as a decision-maker in the Israeli cabinet and as chief negotiator for peace with the students at Harvard Kennedy School."

Tel Aviv University students on campus
Four Israeli universities among world leaders in producing entrepreneurs

Institutions were ranked according to those producing the most entrepreneurs who secure venture funding for their start-ups.

09/09/2019
Ismail Ajjawi will be part of Harvard's Class of 2023
Palestinian student gains US entry to become Harvard freshman

Lebanese-born Palestinian student Ismail B. Ajjawi, 17, arrived in Boston September 2 to join the entering freshman class at Harvard University, following deportation.

By HEDDY BREUER ABRAMOWITZ
05/09/2019
A seal hangs over a building at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Palestinian Harvard student barred entry into U.S.

“I responded that I have no business with such posts and that I didn't like, [s]hare or comment on them and told her that I shouldn't be held responsible for what others post.”

A seal hangs over a building at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Harvard fires Israeli coach who sold house to prospective student’s father

Peter Brand was fired following a three-month internal investigation, the school said in a statement.

By PENNY SCHWART/ JTA
12/07/2019
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