Harvard University

Professor Chad Cowan (WBZ-TV)

Boston Researchers Working On ‘Treadmill In A Pill’

Boston researchers say they have captured the weight loss benefits of a treadmill in a pill.

01/07/2015

Amy Poehler. (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

Amy Poehler Named Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Woman Of Year

Burlington native Amy Poehler has been named 2015 Woman of the Year by Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

01/07/2015

Banks Street in Cambridge (WBZ-TV)

Cambridge Residents Warned After Violent Robbery

Cambridge police are warning residents of the Riverside neighborhood to be on alert following an especially violent attack Wednesday morning.

12/10/2014

A left hand (Photo credit Wikimedia Commons)

Harvard Economist: Lefties Earn Less Than Righties

A new study by a Harvard University economist says lefties generally make less money than righties, and they may be worse off in other areas of life, too.

12/03/2014

Israeli emergency personnel take out a body of an Israeli man outside a synagogue on November 18, 2014 in Jerusalem, Israel. (Photo by Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)

Son Of Late Boston Rabbi Among 5 Killed In Jerusalem Synagogue Attack

One of the five people killed in a brutal attack at a synagogue in Jerusalem Tuesday was the son of a late Boston rabbi.

11/18/2014

Tuition, Payment

Who Should Pay For College?

High school juniors and seniors took their SATs last Saturday, and of the kids who took the PSATs less than 1 percent will qualify for a merit scholarship.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/10/2014

The Maclaurin Building on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report Ranks Harvard, MIT As World’s Top Two Universities

U.S. News & World Report released a list of its top 500 global universities, and two Massachusetts schools were atop the list.

10/28/2014

Eldo Kim. (Harvard University Photo)

Deferred Prosecution Sought For Harvard Student In Bomb Threat Case

A Harvard University student accused of making a bomb threat to get out of a final exam may avoid federal prosecution.

10/11/2014

Cambridge police. (WBZ)

Harvard Students Receive Email Apologizing For Death Threats

The author of the second email that went out Saturday apologized and told recipients that the threatening email sent Friday was written by her younger brother and he didn’t mean it. She insisted she isn’t a killer.

10/05/2014

Harvard University (WBZ-TV)

Police: Harvard Death Threat Not Credible, Likely Originated Overseas

Harvard police said a threat to hundreds of Harvard students and affiliates appears to have come from overseas, and investigators do not believe the threat is credible.

10/04/2014

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