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Donald Trump vs. the Ivy League: An Election-Year BattleMr. Trump, himself an Ivy League graduate, has made Princeton, Harvard and other elite colleges targets this year.
The politics of resentment and how meritocracy divides AmericansAuthor and Harvard professor Michael Sandel joins CBSN to discuss the nation's polarized political landscape, and how President Trump was able to tap into the politics of resentment during the 2016..
How schools can work toward a safe yearProfessor Joseph Allen and his team at Harvard’s Chan School of Public Health wrote a playbook on how to safely open schools. Allen joins "CBS Evening News" to discuss what schools can do to increase..
5 things to know about reopening schools safelyWith the school year about to get underway, the "CBS Evening News" spoke with Harvard Professor Joseph Allen about what parents need to know before they send their kids back to the classroom.
Medical nonprofits are struggling during COVID-19. Harvard group offers a survival roadmapFundraisers that support research and activism have been canceled since March with no end in sight. Harvard Business School has a tool to help.
How to stop the COVID-19 pandemic? Harvard doc says cheap tests are the answer.Harvard infectious disease expert Dr. Michael Mina says use of frequent, cheap tests could quell COVID-19 outbreaks in a matter of weeks.
Greatest COVID-19 threat to college football not on the field, according to studyResearchers from Yale, Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital study how to safely reopen college campuses, and the number of tests required.
Anthony Fauci Says He's Hired Security To Protect Daughters From Death ThreatsDr. Anthony Fauci said Wednesday that he’s had to hire security to protect himself and his family after receiving death threats from people who object to his work on the coronavirus pandemic and the..
Super 30 model now a Harvard case studyIndia's famed Super 30 model – of preparing talented under-privileged students for professional courses-- has become a Harvard Business School case study. Called 'Super 30: Educating the Elite Poor',..
GOP Weighs Short-Term Extension of $600 Jobless Aid: Live UpdatesCalifornia has now reported more cases than New York, but it’s difficult to know which state has actually had more total infections. Harvard said that newly admitted students from abroad cannot come..
How a Famous Harvard Professor Became a Target Over His TweetsThe outcry over free speech and race takes aim at Steven Pinker, the best-selling author and well-known scholar.
Facebook, Google Back MIT, Harvard in Fight Against New Visa RuleFacebook, Google, Microsoft, Linkedin, Paypal and multiple other tech companies on Monday, 13 July, joined hands with MIT and Harvard in their fight against the Trump Administration’s new visa rule...
As Universities Seek to Block Visa Rules, Trump Threatens Tax StatusHarvard and M.I.T. want a court to protect foreign students taking online classes. After a hearing, President Trump said he was ordering a review of universities’ tax-exempt status.
Scientists devise new plan to test if mysterious ‘Planet Nine’ is primordial black holeScientists at Harvard University have developed a new method to hunt down black holes beyond our galaxy which may finally figure out what is going on with the oft-theorized but never-witnessed..
Universities Can Help Foreign Students by Partially ReopeningMany of my fellow international classmates at Harvard are very worried about their immigration status in light of the Department of Homeland Security’s new rule that requires international students..
Harvard, MIT sue Trump administration over ICE foreign-student rule, deeming it cruel and recklessHarvard and MIT sue the U.S. government to block an attempt by ICE to bar foreign students from attending schools that teach only online this fall.
Harvard and M.I.T. Sue to Stop Trump Student Visa Rules for Foreign StudentsUniversities opposed a policy that would require students to take at least one in-person class or be denied permission to study in the United States.
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Coronavirus Live News and UpdatesBrooks Brothers, the clothier that traces its roots to 1818, filed for bankruptcy. Harvard and M.I.T. sued the Trump administration over its plan to require foreign students to attend classes in..
Trump says Harvard move to online courses due to virus 'ridiculous'Trump, who is campaigning for reelection in November, has taken a bullish approach to reopening the country even as virus infections continue to spike, particularly the south and west. ......
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Future Harvard case studies on failure to be on COVID-19, Demonetisation, GST: Rahul GandhiRahul Gandhi has been attacking the Narendra Modi ruled government over the COVID-19 situation in the country.
Opening red-light districts could lead to over 12,000 Covid-19 deaths: Harvard, Yale study projects
Harvard professor pleads not guilty in U.S. to lying about China tiesA Harvard University professor pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he lied to U.S. authorities about his ties to a China-run recruitment program and funding he received from the Chinese..
The Rising Trump Lawyer Battling to Reshape the ElectorateHe’s argued against affirmative action at Harvard and abortion in Georgia. Now he has a leading role as Republicans push a new wave of voting measures across the U.S.
Harvard study: Did coronavirus start in August 2019?Does a study suggesting the coronavirus was present in Wuhan months before the first reported cases stand up to scrutiny?
Challenges India, US face are from authoritarian nations like China, Russia: Ex-US diplomat Nicholas BurnsIndia and the United States can work together not to fight an "authoritarian" China but to make it observe the rule of law, former US diplomat and Harvard professor Nicholas Burns said on Friday in a..
No means to say goodbye: Bolivian brigades gather corpses of poor COVID victimsMost weekdays since the coronavirus broke out in Bolivia, Harvard-educated Luis Fernando Ortiz leaves his job managing the country's biggest freight forwarding agent and dons a hazmat suit to go in..
Risk thinking emerging as a critical business strategyRisk is critical to all entrepreneurial ventures. But there is a need to move from pure compliance-based approach (to risk) to Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), noted speakers at a webinar on the..
China, scientists dismiss Harvard study suggesting COVID-19 was spreading in Wuhan in AugustBeijing dismissed as "ridiculous" a Harvard Medical School study of hospital traffic and search engine data that suggested the new coronavirus may already have been spreading in China last August, and..
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Coronavirus may have spread in Wuhan in August, Harvard research shows, but China dismissiveThe coronavirus might have been spreading in China as early as August last year, according to Harvard Medical School research based on satellite images of hospital travel patterns and search engine..
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Harvard experts worry over infections at protestsHarvard public health experts worried that COVID-19 infections could spike in communities from large, nationwide protests seeking to end white-on-black brutality like the deadly arrest of George Floyd..
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Huffington, Harvard dean: End stigma behind mental illness so front-line doctors can get helpThe recent suicide of ER doctor Lorna Breen and the tragic deaths of other front-line workers should change the way hospitals approach mental health.
Harvard Kept Ties With Jeffrey Epstein After ’08 Conviction, Report ShowsA university review found that the disgraced financier, who killed himself last year, visited Harvard more than 40 times after he was convicted of sex charges involving a minor in Florida.
Harvard Won't Take Coronavirus Relief Money After Trump's CriticismThe university said it did not request $8.6 million in federal aid and would not apply for it.
Coronavirus: Harvard says it won't accept relief fundsPresident Trump spoke out when the wealthy Ivy League college was allocated stimulus money.
Harvard drops $8.6 million stimulus allocation after Trump complaintHarvard University said on Wednesday it had decided not to seek $8.6 million from the coronavirus stimulus law that it was qualified for, after an outcry led by U.S. President Donald Trump who..
Coronavirus: Harvard rejects Trump demand to pay back aidThe US president said he was unhappy that the ultra-wealthy college had received stimulus money.
Trump Says Harvard Must Pay Back Relief Money He Signed Into LawJoining a chorus of critics, the president appeared not to realize that Harvard had received $8.6 million in stimulus funding as part of a federal aid package to universities.
President to ask Harvard to repay virus grantPresident Donald Trump says he will ask Harvard University to repay money it received as part of a coronavirus relief package, and Steven Mnuchin added that the intent of the Paycheck Protection..
Trump says Harvard will return coronavirus stimulus money"Harvard's going to return the money," the president asserted at his daily press conference on Tuesday. "They shouldn't have taken it."
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