Power 2013

The Remaking of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

A look at how a few forward-thinking board members recruited new blood, hired a museum director, raised money for a new wing, and saved the institution. (Years indicate tenure on the Gardner museum board.)

Yankee Thrift

Are we truly a bunch of cold-hearted cheapskates in Massachusetts?

Prep School Showdown

A look at the large endowments—and famous alumni—of some of the area’s most exclusive private schools.

(Your Name Here)

What’s it cost to get a building—or a wing, or a brick—named after you, anyway?

The Behemoth

Harvard’s $30.7 billion endowment is equivalent to…

Exit Through the Gift Shop

All those mugs and totes add up to much-needed revenue. Here’s how some of the city’s most important cultural institutions keep the gift-shop cash registers ringing.