Rihanna receives Harvard Humanitarian of the Year award

Heads of state, Nobel laureates, titans of business. Sure, lots of famous and interesting people visit Harvard’s campus all the time. But none of them generate quite the sensation — or the declarations of love — that superstar Rihanna set off on Tuesday afternoon. The pop singer received the Harvard Foundation’s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian…

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Rihanna named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year. The pop star will be coming to town to receive the Harvard Foundation’s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award at a ceremony on Feb. 28 in Memorial Hall’s Sanders Theatre. Dr. S. Allen Counter, director of the Harvard Foundation, says in a statement: “Rihanna has…

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