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Above: Workers from Best Bees check in on the hives of nonaggressive Italian honeybees atop McArthur Hall. Proposed in 2015 by the School’s Student Sustainability Associates as a way to bolster declining bee populations, the project includes two additional hives on Batten Hall’s green roof and produces honey for special campus events. (Photo by Leah Fasten)
In early December, the School’s Doctoral Programs hosted an interactive poster session in the Baker Library|Bloomberg Center that showcased several students’ early-stage research. One finding? In a sample of product development teams, agile stand-up meetings improved market appeal at the cost of creativity.
Harvard University’s ArtLab opened in February on Allston’s North Harvard Street. The 9,000-square-foot “work-in-progress” space encourages interdisciplinary experimentation and collaboration across media.