Get to know Harvard’s five Rhodes scholars

Recipients share their goals before heading to Oxford

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Using math to improve disaster recovery

Student develops model to help FEMA provide resources for survivors

Patterns of obesity prove resilient

Willett sees lessons in persistence, scope of anti-smoking campaigns

A salute to Corita Kent, Boston’s pop art icon

Hear fascinating personal stories thanks to a partnership among StoryCorps, the Harvard Art Museums, and National Grid


Mon., November 30, 2015, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Special Screening: "Racing Extinction" Documentary

Tue., December 1, 2015, 8:00pm

Concert by Composer Steven Kazuo Takasugi and the Talea Ensemble

Tue., December 1, 2015, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Sexual Assault: Courageous Conversations and Bystander Intervention

Wed., December 2, 2015, 10:00am - 12:00pm

FAS Diversity Dialogue: But I Don't See Color! Consequences of Racial Color Blindness

Wed., December 2, 2015, 4:00pm

The Relation among Judicial Independence, Separation of Powers, and Corruption: Lecture by Claudia Escobar

Wed., December 2, 2015, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

MBB Distinguished Harvard Lecture: The Neurobiology of Sex, Gender, and Parenting


Boston community and Harvard collaborate at the Harvard Ed Portal

The Harvard Ed Portal is a collaborative partnership involving Harvard University, the city of Boston, and the Allston-Brighton community. 

Blocking Bad: A Flare for Internet Security | Harvard Business School

Michelle Zatlyn moved across the country in 2010 with the goal of defending online businesses and bettering the Internet. Five years later, she is the head of CloudFlare Inc., a burgeoning internet security company.

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HackHarvard makes the majors

Harvard sponsored its first hackathon, HackHarvard, drawing almost 500 students from around the world. The goal of the Nov. 13-15 event was to find solutions to real-life problems in just 36 hours.

The fight for equality in education

A Your Harvard gathering in Atlanta probed the ways in which the nation’s educational system has fallen short in promoting equality in learning.

Patterns of obesity prove resilient

The Harvard Chan School’s Walter Willett discusses recent findings on obesity, blood pressure, and smoking.

Student scholars, with dreams aplenty

Five Harvard students are among the 32 Americans headed to Oxford as Rhodes Scholars.

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Committee exploring whether Harvard Law School shield should be changed

Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow has announced the creation of a committee to research if the school should continue to use its current shield. …

Agents of Healing

Earlier this fall, an HDS custodian saw that the lights were off in room 118 of Andover Hall and, expecting the classroom to be empty, entered to retrieve the trash bin. …

Free winter bike workshop with CommonWheels

Winter cycling presents a unique set of challenges for cyclists to remain safe. …

How to Support Employee Health Instead of Sapping It

Offer benefits that cut straight to the point.

Does the internet help more people become politically active?

2015 research brief from the Scholars Strategy Network that looks at online political activism and whether the internet encourages certain groups of people to become more engaged in political …

New Research Hub Launches to Focus on Digital Asia

Subtitle Digital Asia Hub will provide open, collaborative platform for research, knowledge sharing, and capacity building related to Internet and society issues in the region. …

What Makes Doctors Value Patient Feedback

Transparency improves outcomes.

Finding common ground on nutrition advice

November 30, 2015 — What is the healthiest and most sustainable way of eating? How can public health experts guide consumers amid a sea of…