We Welcome all Harvard Veterans
...to join the Harvard Veterans Alumni Organization!
There is a proud history of military service to our country, and
sacrifice, by more than 10 generations of the men and women of Harvard.
This service ranges from King Philip's War in 1675, to many who are now
on active duty throughout the world, and the more than 150 Veterans of
Iraq and Afghanistan who are current students and fellows at Harvard
We join others at Harvard in recognition and appreciation of this
ongoing commitment. As a President of Harvard once remarked, the men and
women of Harvard in the United States Armed Forces "are doing something
profoundly important...something that is very noble, and something that
We invite all members of the Harvard Community - students, alumni,
faculty and staff - who have served, or are serving, in the United
States Military to join us in this "Long Crimson Line".