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

Fri., September 30, 2016, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Governance for Development — Political and Administrative Reforms for Bangladesh

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

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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.

Latest Harvard Gazette News

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.

In Germany, learning while seeing

The Harvard Summer Program in Freiburg, Germany, seeks to broaden the outlook of 20 Harvard students, each of whom is paired with a German student from the University of Freiburg, though a …

A hot idea for conserving energy

Aldís Elfarsdóttir ’18 didn’t like the energy-wasting implications of cracking the window to lower the temperature in her Eliot House room. …

News from Around Harvard

Alumni Perspective: “The Significance of the al-Mahdi Case and the War Crime of Destruction of Cultural Heritage”

Great work here by Danae Paterson, JD ’16, who co-authored this piece on a historic prosecution that goes right to the heart of cultural identity. The

Habla Español? Check out Director William (Ned) Friedman’s take on the importance of protecting and preserving plants

The post Habla Español? Check out Director William (Ned) Friedman’s take on the importance of protecting and preserving plants appeared first on Arnold Arboretum.

James Shipton named executive director of Program on International Financial Systems

Harvard Law School’s Program on International Financial Systems (PIFS) has named James Shipton its new executive director. …

FOIA in the Digital Age

9:00-10:00 a.m.  Networking Breakfast 10:00-11:30 a.m. …

CBA 2016: Turning Vision into Action

Over 800 alumni returned to Harvard Law School for the fourth Celebration of Black Alumni (CBA), Turning Vision into Action. …

On Race and Remembrance

HDS Dean David N. Hempton delivered the following remarks in front of the HDS community on the evening of September 28, in Andover Chapel. …

Kerouac, Kristofferson and a new generation of journalists who love narrative

Just in time for the weekend, here’s a little list of some of the things I’ve been listening to and reading this week, some of it online — Storyboard included, natch — and some of it on vinyl …

Everyone’s Network Should Provide Two Things

But most of us only focus on one of them.