August 5, 2020
The GSAS Student Center works to connect students to social, intellectual, and recreational activities that help enhance the student experience at GSAS. The Center team runs the GSAS Student Center Fellows program, oversees the 50 GSAS Graduate... Read More
July 24, 2020
Dear GSAS Students, Earlier today, the Task Force on Managing Student Mental Health released its final report and a list of recommendations for improving the mental health of Harvard students. This report is the culmination of 18... Read More
July 14, 2020
Dear GSAS Students, I know that you share my relief and happiness at the news President Bacow shared below regarding the United States government’s withdrawal of a directive that would have prevented international students from staying in the... Read More
July 9, 2020
GSAS has announced that the GSAS Fellowships Office and the Center for Writing and Communicating Ideas will merge to form the Fellowships & Writing Center (FWC). The FWC will provide the same services currently available to students but with a... Read More
July 8, 2020
In January 2020, faculty from across the Harvard community were invited to attend Research Mentor Training workshops presented by Christine Pfund, director of the Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research (CIMER... Read More
July 6, 2020
Dear GSAS Students, Earlier today, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences announced decisions about the fall, which provide a roadmap for teaching, learning, and undergraduate residential life for the fall. The work undertaken by the FAS Fall 2020... Read More
June 26, 2020
Each year, departments nominate their top teaching fellows for the Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates. GSAS chooses the five most impressive teaching fellows, who are presented with a certificate and a $... Read More
June 26, 2020
Alyssa Botelho “represents what truly great teaching can and should be,” according to Elizabeth Lunbeck, professor of the history of science in residence. Alyssa has been praised for her remarkable teaching from several undergraduate... Read More
June 26, 2020
Patrick Lopatto began his teaching journey in a first semester calculus class—since then, he has set a standard for excellence as a teaching fellow in the mathematics department. Patrick has always gone above and beyond with his work as a... Read More
June 26, 2020
If you read her course evaluations, a plethora of positive words and phrases are used to describe Eliza Holmes . “Wonderful,” “truly excellent,” “amazing,” and “the best teacher I’ve had at Harvard... Read More