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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harvard_University

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636, whose history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the world's most prestigious universities. Established originally by the Massachusetts legislature and soon thereafter named for clergyman John Harvard ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harvard_Medical_School

Harvard Medical School (HMS) is the graduate medical school of Harvard University. It is located in the Longwood Medical Area of the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. There are approximately 2,900 full- and part-time voting faculty members consisting of assistant, associate, and full professors, and ...

www.summer.harvard.edu/inside-summer/history-harvard-symbols

Guest post by Christina Hodge, senior curatorial assistant at the Peabody Museum and Summer School instructor of Icons: A Material History of Harvard. History is often brought to life through icons. And Harvard has amassed plenty in its 375-year history. Symbols connect present and past and shape our sense of Harvard ...

www.harvard.edu/about-harvard/harvard-glance/history

The history of Harvard University, including the history of the Veritas shield, crimson, and U.S. Presidents who have received honorary degrees.

news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2015/05/seal-of-approval

May 14, 2015 ... Harvard University has veritas shields on display in every corner of the campus. A veritas shield is pictured on the exterior of Austin Hall at Harvard Law School. Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff Photographer. Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff Photographer ...

www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/harvard-no-symbology-here

Sep 15, 2009 ... ... inspiration for Dan Brown's super-sleuth Robert Langdon, a professor of symbology at Harvard, explained yesterday on Slate that all the real-life academics who pursue lines of study similar to the fictional Langdon's— interpreting religious iconography, deciphering codes made of symbols—already have ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-meaning-of-the-symbols-on-each-of-the-Harvard-college-shields

This is a picture of Tercentenary Theater (the grassy open space near Harvard Yard between Widener Library, Memorial Church, University Hall, and Sever Hall ) in set up for the commencement ceremonies for the class of 2013! These are the shields r...

www.youthnow.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=670:the-meaning-of-the-harvard-shield-and-logo&catid=19&Itemid=58

Harvard University was founded in 1636 with the intention of establishing a school to train Christian ministers. The motto oftheUniversity adopted in 1692 was "Veritas Christo et Ecclesiae" which translated from Latin means "Truth for Christ andthe Church." This phrase was embedded on a shield as shown to the right, and ...

www.thedailybeast.com/was-harvard-law-schools-shield-racist-enough-to-change

Mar 16, 2016 ... Harvard Law School has retired its official symbol, because of its ties to a slave- owning benefactor.