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It’s official: Harvard Law School will scrap its slavery-tied seal

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Following months of student protests, Harvard Law School will retire its controversial seal.In response to a formal recommendation by a school-established committee, the Harvard Corporation—one of the university’s two governing bodies—agreed Monday to replace the seal, which is modeled after the crest of a slave-owning family that helped found the law school.

Read the whole story at Boston.com

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