Harvard Law School will no longer require Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) test scores for admission, the university announced this week. Starting in Fall 2017, applicants may submit the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or (LSAT) to be considered for admission to its three-year juris doctor, or J.D. program. This pilot program “is part of a…

The international-student community remained unconvinced about unrestricted travel as President Trump’s revised executive order on immigrant travel was announced Monday. The new order makes two changes relevant to international students. It removes Iraq from the travel ban, leaving six countries on the list — Iran, Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Somalia, and Libya — from entering the United…

Harvard University has named pop singer Rihanna its Humanitarian of the Year. Harvard’s yearly humanitarian award goes to “‘prominent public-spirited leaders” in honor of the late Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes, a beloved preacher, theologian and character at Harvard. Gomes was “one of the nation’s truly great preachers and one of Harvard’s truly great scholars,”…