The End of Facts = The End of Empathy

On Tuesday 31st of January, Harvard University hosted an event entitled ‘The End of Facts - Journalism in a Post-Truth Era’. This session filled...

Five Questions with Professor Ben Edelman

If you could condense the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau into a single man, you’d get HBS Associate Professor Ben Edelman. A member of the Negotiation,...

How Things Work: Machine Learning

It all started with the TOM case on Watson. After a class-long discussion on what is Toronto, Anton and I were amazed by how...

Europe Comes to Harvard

One of Harvard’s most important features throughout history has been its unique role as a free and open arena where even the most critical...

The Great Indian Start-Up Dream!

What do you get when you have 500 million new internet users, a young and productive, burgeoning middle class and a workforce which defines...

From the Editors’ desk

HBS students ought to stop taking themselves so seriously With April comes the annual joke issue of the Harbus. We hope you enjoyed its comedic...

HBS Comedy Night: Stand up comedy for charity

The 2nd Annual HBS Comedy Night (not to be confused with the HBS Show) will showcase the talents of some of the hilarious, creative...

Harvard Endowment posts record returns driven by selling short an index...

  Following its humiliating loss of almost $2 billion in value last year, the Harvard Management Company announced that over the past six months alone,...

HBS to Improve Classrooms with new First and Business Class...

HBS to Improve Aldrich Classrooms with new First and Business Class Seating To better reflect to HBS’s impressive range of wealth inequality, MBA program chair...

Profile in Courage: Scribe maintains steely objectivity throughout duration of section...

Demonstrating extreme professionalism that reflected her high level of training, section scribe Rosemary McDougle maintained a completely placid exterior as she transcribed extended, and...

With Boastful Introductory Email, FGI Team Sets Emerging Market Company Up...

“Alright guys, let’s have our first slide focus on our educational backgrounds,” RC Student Brian Dorkin said to his Ghana-destined FGI team as he...

Case Writers Thoughtfully Add and Extra Pages to Every Spring Term...

Citing high student demand for deeper historical background on start-ups, lengthy block quotes from minor case protagonists, and even the minutia on precisely which...

HBS i-Lab opens new basement floor for weed start-ups

Following closely on the heels of the successful AR/VR Studio launch this past February, the HBS Innovation Labs announced the opening of a new...

Record number of HBS EC flock to Public Service, Seeking Lucrative...

At a time when many White House positions remain unfilled, a record number of students in the HBS MBA Class of 2017 have descended...

Leaked Email Scandal: HBS assigns RC Seating to Maximize Sexual Tension

Shockwaves rippled across the social fabric of campus as hacked emails from Dillon House this week revealed that fall RC section seating assignments in...

Guy Fieri to Open Restaurant in Spangler

On Friday, HBS announced that it had concluded its yearlong search for a celebrity chef to partner with on a new on-campus dining establishment...

The MBA Tax Deduction

One of the gray areas that the LCA curriculum does not cover is deducting the cost of MBA tuition for tax purposes. Every year...

International Immigration Advice for MBAs in the Trump Era

On January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump took the extraordinary step of issuing an executive order suspending the admission into the United States of...

Five Questions with a Professor: Donald Ngwe

  Tatiana Cooke caught up with Marketing Faculty professor Donald Ngwe to discuss retail pricing, channels, and consumer purchasing behavior Donald Ngwe, beloved by Sections A...

Memoirs of an EC

Sasha Pang's Three Most Important Lessons From Business School Have Nothing To Do With Business In August 2015, my husband and I packed ourselves and...

Critical Seasoning

A monthly feature in The Harbus reviewing the most interesting bars and restaurants near HBS The squares of Cambridge have always served as hubs for...

A Conversation with Professor Jan Rivkin

Professor Jan Rivkin, the Senior Associate Dean for Research and a Professor in the Strategy Unite, chats to Beth Peters about his views on...

Dear Harby: The Advice Column for MBAs

The Harbus is proud to welcome back Harby and her famed "Dear Harby" advice column -- the most important advice column specifically tailored for...

Moral Authority

Thomas Friedman got me thinking the other day when, in a surprisingly agitated commentary (he’s usually pretty calm and measured) he talked about the...

Why Facebook’s Algorithms are Destroying Democracy

According to Pew Research, 61 percent of millennials use Facebook as their primary source for news about politics and government. The implications this could have...

Learning to code: MBAs alpha-testing new b-school feedback app

The last time you encountered something that your employer (or HBS) did that could obviously be better, what did you do? Probably complained to...

Class of 2018’s Most Eligible Bachelorettes

Andrea McGuirt, Section A What do you think is the most romantic spot on campus? Shad bball courts – “I'll play you... For what? your heart......

Class of 2018’s Most Eligible Bachelors

Harvard Business School’s Most Eligible Bachelors 2017-2018 Matt Stansky, Section H What do you think is the most romantic spot on campus? Weeks footbridge at sunset, a...

A Magical Internship

Harbus interviewer John Hintze (MBA ’18) talks with Alison Lu (MBA ’17) about her summer internship with the Orlando Magic NBA basketball team, energy,...

Critical Seasoning

A new feature in The Harbus reviewing the most interesting bars and restaurant near HBS Restaurant Review: Alden & Harlow Given the abundance of New American...