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Harvard's Alma Mater was revised in reference to Astronomy

March 27, 2018

From ITC Director Avi Loeb:

By now, you have received the letter attached below from President Drew Faust regarding the implementation of the report of the "Task Force on Inclusion and Belonging". As a member of this Task Force, it is my pleasure to report that the last line of Harvard's Alma Mater was revised in reference to Astronomy:

Lyrics to Fair Harvard
Fair Harvard! we join in thy Jubilee throng,
And with blessings surrender thee o’er
By these Festival-rites, from the Age that is past,
To the Age that is waiting before.
O Relic and...

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