My dinner with Stephen Hawking

Persian delicacies, ‘black hole cake,’ and reflections from a world-famous physicist

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From fresh food to magic mushrooms

At Radcliffe, Michael Pollan probes the medicinal uses of psychedelic drugs

The architect as artist

Frank Gehry is the first in his field awarded the Harvard Arts Medal

Painting of College’s first African-American graduate unveiled in Annenberg Hall

Portrait of a trailblazer: Richard Theodore Greener, Class of 1870

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Wed., May 4, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Gallery Talk: Everywhen

Wed., May 4, 2016, 11:00am - 2:30pm

Harvard SEAS Design & Project Fair

Wed., May 4, 2016, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Discover BEES! In Arthropods: Creatures That Rule

Wed., May 4, 2016, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Deans' Challenge Demo Day

Thu., May 5, 2016, 6:00pm

The Architectural Legacy of Fascism in Postwar Italy

Thu., May 5, 2016, 4:30pm - Fri., May 6, 2016, 12:30pm

Who Speaks for Democracy Across South Asia?

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Academic Possibility

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T.S. Eliot, 1947 - Harvard Voices

In 1947, Harvard graduate and Nobel Prize Laureate, T.S. Eliot, read his early poetry about Cambridge scenery.

Tackling climate change

Harvard is uniquely equipped to shape the ideas and innovations that will lead the transition to a low-carbon future

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Latest Harvard Gazette News

Election of Harvard faculty to National Academy of Sciences

Five Harvard faculty members were elected to the National Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Creative, cultured, and diverse

The annual Arts First festival showcased many forms of imaginative expression and creativity across Harvard.

HBS Club of NY honors five

The Harvard Business School Club of New York will honor five alumni leaders at its 49th Annual Leadership Dinner on May 18 at the American Museum of Natural History.

A focus on veterans

Harvard Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership hosted a day of service for students to give back to veterans in the community.

News from Around Harvard

Innovation and Its Enemies: Why People Resist New Technologies

This book explores the sources and dynamics of social opposition to innovation. …

Subsidies in the Wrong Places Skew Renewable Energy's Power

"Given the existing low-cost competition in a no-growth market, renewable developers face tough investment challenges absent new policies. …

Taking it 360

Daniel Citron '16 uses virtually reality as an artistic medium for storytelling and his senior thesis.  By Olivia Munk '16

Students host mini-symposium on data privacy in the U.S. and the EU

Teaser The student-moderated discussion among invited experts focused on bringing data privacy from theory to reality, and included a close look at the strengths and flaws of the …

Tiny Living Expanding

If compact living spaces are catching on in communities around Boston–as well as throughout the country–a little of the credit goes to Eli Spevak (LF ’14). …

Black 2.0: the New Liberation Movement

Subtitle with Carl Williams, staff attorney at the ACLU of MA Teaser Join us to hear Carl Williams speak about the current Black Liberation movement. …

Negotiation Role-Plays for Building Critical Skills

Here is a brief story about about a teenager named Chris Jensen. On his way home from basketball practice, he walked into a grocery store and shoplifted some candy bars and a soda. …

Think About Any Risk Like an Investor

Four tactics can carry you through very different situations.