Harvard Hall in Harvard Yard in April 2024. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Harvard leaders adopt policy to avoid speaking officially on social, political topics

“The university’s leaders are hired for their skill in leading an institution of higher education, not their expertise in public affairs,” the report released by an eight-member working group stated. Going forward, administrators said they will only issue statements on behalf of the university on issues like academic freedom.

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