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Alumni of Harvard College, Harvard graduate schools, current students, and parents of current/former students are invited to join the Club. You may also make a contribution by credit card, using our secure website and PayPal.

The mission of the Club:

Serve to extend knowledge of the aims and achievements of Harvard University;

Foster a spirit of community among graduates and former students of the University and their families through the sponsorship of educational and cultural activities;

Represent and promote the interests of Harvard on Long Island;

Promote and encourage communication between Harvard and its alumni/ae who reside on Long Island.

The club serves this mission

by offering...

A variety of programs -- cultural, topical, entertaining -- about a dozen per year. Note the events listings -- seeing location and RSVP requires registration.

An alumni interview for every Long Island applicant to Harvard College. Alumni/ae of the College who would like to interview should contact the Schools and Scholarship Committee. If you would like to make a contribution to support operations, do so here.

Annual Distinguished Teacher Awards to Long Island's best secondary school teachers. If you would like to make a contribution, do so here.

A Summer Community Service Fellowship for a Harvard undergraduate on Long Island. For background information, please read this link to the Phillips Brooks House Association. Registered members can read about the Club's program here.

Support to the three scholarship funds designated for Long Island undergraduates on financial aid at Harvard: the Kaltenborn, the Boyd, and the Hughes funds. If you would like to make a contribution or learn more, do so here.

Annual workshops for Long Island guidance counselors on college admissions. Counselors interested in learning more should contact the Schools and Scholarship Committee.

Support to Early Awareness programs which encourage college aspirations among students and their families who might not otherwise consider higher education. Those interested in learning more should contact the Schools and Scholarship Committee.

Membership in the Club

As determined by Article III of the Club by-laws, membership is open to...

Any person who has completed one semester at Harvard University or Radcliffe College as a student or as an instructor, or who has received an honorary degree from Harvard or Radcliffe shall be eligible. Spouses of persons who at some time had, or were entitled to, membership shall also be eligible for membership. Parents of current or former students shall also be eligible for membership and will remain eligible upon graduation of their children. Honorary members may be appointed by the Board of Directors.

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Capturing autumn’s beauty on Harvard’s historic campus
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 17:45:02 +0000

From sunrise to sunset, Harvard photographer Rose Lincoln captured the beauty of autumn as it swept across the University’s campus surrounding community.
Graduate School of Design launches revised master’s program
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:00:55 +0000

The Graduate School of Design has announced a revised master's degree program that replaces eight concentration areas with four “domains,” all designed to address the interaction of design with landscape, ecology, infrastructure, and other environmental concerns.
Vatican may not stand with Pope’s support of same-sex unions
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 21:15:53 +0000

On Wednesday, Pope Francis’ support for the creation of same-sex civil union laws sent shockwaves through the Catholic Church. The comments, made in the recently released documentary “Francesco,” represent a major break with official church teaching and left many wondering if a change in papal doctrine might be on the horizon.
Aging chimps show social selectivity
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 18:00:39 +0000

Understanding why older chimps tend to favor small circles of meaningful, established friendships rather than seek new ones may help scientists gain a better picture of what healthy human aging should look like and what triggers this social change.
Harvard releases annual financial report with a look ahead
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 14:55:21 +0000

Harvard this week released its annual financial report, which details a $10 million deficit due to the sudden and overwhelming financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Gazette spoke with Harvard Executive Vice President Katie Lapp and Chief Financial Officer Thomas Hollister about the fiscal year that ended June 30.
Diving with a Purpose salvages Black history
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 22:06:00 +0000

A group of marine archaeologists, known as Diving with a Purpose, explore slave ship artifacts, bringing the untold stories they represent to light.
Room for debate improvement, experts say
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:31:07 +0000

A trio of Harvard experts assessed the candidates debate performances, and offered suggestions.
Chris Killip, former professor of photography, dies at 74
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 19:05:58 +0000

Chris Killip, 74, renowned documentary photographer and former professor of visual and environmental studies at Harvard, died on Oct. 13.
Astronaut Jessica Meir reflects on jolting return to Earth
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 18:09:07 +0000

Jessica Meir spoke to the Gazette about the head-spinning year, which included being part of history’s first all-female spacewalk
David Rubenstein and Larry Bacow discuss what makes a leader
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:43:53 +0000

Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein and Harvard President Larry Bacow reflect on the qualities of leadership.
A.R.T.’s Diane Paulus talks about the survival of theater
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 21:20:52 +0000

Diane Paul talks to the Gazette about the Tony recognition of “Jagged Little Pill,” the A.R.T.’s wide-ranging fall schedule, and the very survival of theater itself.
New book confronts questions posed by Zealy daguerreotypes
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 19:49:17 +0000

Book confronts historical, ethical questions posed by Zealy daguerreotypes.


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