In Germany, learning while seeing

Program allows Harvard students to learn history close up while immersing themselves in culture, language

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Drew Faust discusses 'Slavery at Universities'

Faust joined John DeGioia, President of Georgetown University, and Ta-Nehisi Coates at the Washington Ideas Forum

Peeking between memory and perception

Study zeroes in on how humans interpret visual environment

A hot idea for conserving energy

Student’s project would put Eliot students in the room that’s not too hot, not too cold, but just right for them

Events

Sat., October 1, 2016, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Regeneration (A one-woman show by Nancy Rappaport, M.D.)

Sun., October 2, 2016, 2:00pm

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Prokofiev and Brahms

On display through Jan. 8

Modern Art and Modernity

Mon., October 3, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Gallery Talk: Gabriele Münter and Wassily Kandinsky

On display through Oct. 14

Towards a Critical Pragmatism: Contemporary Architecture in China

Tue., October 4, 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Rem Koolhaas

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Lin-Manuel Miranda talks "Hamilton" and Hip-Hop, Power and Playwriting

“Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda talks about finding your voice as a writer and the role of the playwright in addressing history during a conversation with Nieman Foundation Curator Ann Marie Lipinski as part of the Pulitzer Centennial Celebration on Sept. 11-12, 2016

Education gap: The root of inequality

Education may be the key to solving broader American inequality, but we have to solve educational inequality first.

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Worlds of promise

The future of visual and augmented reality was the theme of a HUBweek event that attracted students, scientists, educators, entrepreneurs, and software developers for an afternoon of demonstrations …

Across Harvard, art you can touch

Sculptures are dotted across campus in both public and private spaces.

Honan 5K paves way to support local programs

The Brian J. Honan 5K Run/Walk gathered more than 1,300 people together to raise money for local charities and educational programs on Sept. 25.

Becoming her fullest self

Sarah Lewis ’97 talks to the Gazette about returning to Harvard to join the faculty of the History of Art and Architecture.

News from Around Harvard

Up close and very personal

Meghan Onserio ‘19 talks about the process of pretending to be a pretender in The Submission, a drama about intersection between marginalized groups. By Isa Flores-Jones ‘19

A love letter to the past

A new play looks to Whitman to explore the history and contemporary expressions of LGBTQ art and activism. By Sasha Barish ‘20

Urban Forests: A Natural History of Trees and People in the American Cityscape

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pmHunnewell Bldg, 125 Arborway, BostonThe Arnold Arboretum welcomes Jill Jonnes, PhD, Historian and Journalist, who will speak on the history of the trees in American …

Travels Through Two Ice Ages

Sat, 12/03/2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pmHunnewell Bldg, 125 Arborway, BostonWalk through the Arnold Arboretum with James Lawford Anderson, Boston University, as he explains the geology of two ice ages and …

Six Ice Ages in One Billion Years, Climate Change, and Boston’s Earthquake Problem

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pmHunnewell Bldg, 125 Arborway, BostonThe Arnold Arboretum welcomes James Lawford Anderson, Boston University, who will give a special lecture on the various ice ages, …

Mapping data, visualizing geospatial information

2016 tip sheet providing a broad overview of key tools, terminology and applications that can help journalists map data and tell stories that have geospatial dimensions. …

Remembering forgotten one acts

A collection of plays from the Harlem Renaissance offers a Black C.A.S.T. director – and his team – the chance to explore both nostalgia for an era and the issues of today. …

Longa Noite (A Long Night)

The film Longa noite proposes an exhaustive work with night scenes in nature, with darkness, off-screen and sound design playing a prominent role. …