Harvard University

Drexel junior forward Bailey Greenberg leads the team in scoring and rebounding.
Courtesy of Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
March 21, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel University women's basketball team will open play in the WNIT on Friday night when the Dragons visit Harvard University out of the Ivy League. Drexel has put together a fine season with a record of 24-8, and they fell just short of winning the CAA...
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Tamara Lanier holds an 1850 photograph of Renty, a South Carolina slave who Lanier said is her family's patriarch, at her home in Norwich, Conn.
John Shishmanian/The Norwich Bulletin via AP
March 20, 2019 - 9:08 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University has "shamelessly" turned a profit from photos of two 19th-century slaves while ignoring requests to turn the photos over to the slaves' descendants, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. Tamara Lanier, of Norwich, Connecticut, is suing the Ivy League school for "...
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Harvard University graduate Jin K. Park, who holds a degree in molecular and cellular biology, listens during an interview in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
Charles Krupa/AP Photo
January 04, 2019 - 8:16 am
By Philip Marcelo, Associated Press CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — He became the first "Dreamer" to win the prestigious Rhodes scholarship, but for recent Harvard University graduate Jin Park, the joy of that achievement has given way to uncertainty. The 22-year-old, who lives in New York City, risks not...
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University of Pennsylvania sophomore quarterback Ryan Glover.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
November 08, 2018 - 12:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania football team will play its final home game of the season on Saturday, hosting Ivy League rival Harvard University at Franklin Field. Penn improved to 6-2 on the season (3-2 Ivy) this past Friday with a 20-7 road win up in Ithaca over...
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college admission
August 24, 2018 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. How do you get into Harvard? We may find out. Good grades? Check. Good SATs. Yep. But to get into a top college, you need more than that -- a subjective, special something. What...
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Brian Garrett speaks during an interview at his home in Powell, Ohio.
(AP Photo/Mike Householder)
July 06, 2018 - 11:12 am
By Kantele Franko, Andrew Welsh-Huggins and John Seewer COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — On paper, Richard Strauss was a well-regarded Ohio State University physician who examined young athletes for decades as a team doctor and sports-medicine researcher. Some former athletes recall him differently: Locker-...
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The historic gate of the famous Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Dreamstime
July 03, 2018 - 12:46 pm
By Laura Jarrett and Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The Trump administration is planning to rescind a set of Obama-era policies that promote using race to achieve diversity in schools, a source familiar with the plans tells CNN. While the decision does not change current US law on affirmative action, it...
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