President Ma of Taiwan visits HLS

07_11_15 President Ma-Ying-jeou visits Harvard.

On July 11, Harvard, for the first time in the century-long history of the Republic of China, welcomed a sitting president of Taiwan, hosting President Ma Ying-jeou S.J.D. ’81 for a nostalgic visit to his alma mater.

No time to rest, Patrick says (video)

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On a day of celebration and achievement, Deval Patrick ’78 AB ’82, the former governor of Massachusetts, told Harvard graduates he hoped they felt uneasy, unsure, and restless: uneasy about the planet’s big problems, unsure they know all they should, and restless enough to act.

Selected Alumni Books

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“Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice,” by Adam Benforado ’05 (Crown)
Drawing on research in psychology and neuroscience, the associate professor of law at Drexel University points to rampant injustices that stem from the legal system—not caused by corruption or ill will but simply by the way our minds work.