Wrapping her mind around the past

Rivka B. Hyland '16, who is proficient in eight languages, will continue her education at Oxford

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Five elected as Overseers

Will serve 6-year terms on key University board

RoboBees can perch to save energy

New technique can extend the flying time of microrobots

Putting the Glass Flowers in new light

Gallery set to reopen after major renovation

Harvard students say farewell: 360° video experience

Step inside Harvard’s most iconic spaces in this graduation farewell from Sreeja

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Events

Wed., May 25, 2016, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Your Story Has Touched My Heart

Fri., May 27, 2016, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

In the Body of the World

Tue., May 31, 2016, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Preparing Health Systems for an Aging Global Population Symposium

Sun., June 5, 2016, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Members Open House

Sun., June 5, 2016, 8:00pm

DanceNOW

Tue., June 7, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Multimedia

Spider superheroes at the Harvard Ed Portal

Local students visit the Harvard Ed Portal in Allston for a workshop named Spider Superheroes. The class teaches students all about spiders, and some of the remarkable things they can do, such as jumping really long distances, dancing, living underwater, ballooning through the air, changing colors, and sometimes even being mistaken for jewels. 

The Air Force of the Future | PolicyCast

US Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James discusses the return of the Air Force's Reserve Officer Training Corps to Harvard; how remotely piloted drones have affected the United States' modern approach to warfare; whether serious issues regarding the command and control of US nuclear weapons have been adequately addressed; why the modernization of the nuclear arsenal is worth the $1 trillion it is expected to cost; and how the Air Force can foster more diversity in its ranks.

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The arts in review

A look at the arts scene at Harvard during the 2015-16 academic year.

Five elected as Overseers

Five new members have been elected to the Harvard Board of Overseers.

The military-humanities connection

Recent graduates and students discuss how a revived ROTC program enriched their Harvard College experience and taught them more than they could have imagined.

Researching roots, aiming to teach

Soon to become a Fulbright scholar, Kapena Baptista ’16 finds histories in his heritage, and plans to teach.

News from Around Harvard

Faculty, students, alumni active at 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

The Harvard Graduate School of Design community will be active at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, which opens to the public this Saturday, May 28.

Speaker series highlights: '16 Election, news business models

2016 highlights from the spring semester speaker series at Harvard's Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. …

From Accountant to Yogi: Making a Radical Career Change

Quit being the person you’re “supposed” to be.

Elizabeth Reese: The making of a modern warrior

Being Native American defines Elizabeth Reese ’16. Then again, so does being the granddaughter of a Lutheran minister from Pennsylvania. Together, the two have helped shape a woman and a lawyer.

How judges understand, address racial disparities

2016 study in Criminology that seeks to understand how judges' decision-making processes may cause or support racial disparities in the criminal justice system. …

4 Ways to Be More Effective at Execution

It’s the thing your boss most wants from you.

HDS's Clooney on Islam, the Gospel, and World Conquest

In response to a recent interview with Pope Francis, HDS professor and CSWR director Francis X. Clooney, S.J. …

Teeing up collaboration

No matter how many brilliant thinkers a company may employ in-house, sometimes the most innovative solution to a problem can be found from seeking answers outside–from the crowd. …