A generous vision for Harvard Art Museums

New director Martha Tedeschi talks about her background and goals

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Ten from Harvard named HHMI Faculty Scholars

Grants back early career scientists in ambitious research

New Radcliffe exhibition pushes artistic boundaries

Showcases work by 13 current fellows, including scientists, a mathematician, an anthropologist, even an urban planner

Events

On display through Oct. 21

Women of the Blackwell Family: Resilience and Change

Wed., September 28, 2016, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Explore the Emerging Worlds of Augmented and Virtual Reality

Wed., September 28, 2016, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Marian Anderson and the Desegregation of the American Concert Stage

Thu., September 29, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Gallery Talk: 18th-Century European Ceramics

Thu., September 29, 2016, 5:45pm

DRCLAS/BLIFF Film Screening: La Buena Vida (The Good Life)

Thu., September 29, 2016, 4:00pm - 7:30pm

"Trafficked" Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Join us for HUBweek, a week-long ideas festival celebrating the intersection of art, science, and technology across Greater Boston

See events Join us for HUBweek, a week-long ideas festival celebrating the intersection of art, science, and technology across Greater Boston

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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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Debating democracy itself

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Musicologist puts race center-stage

Harvard musicologist Carol Oja, currently a Radcliffe fellow, talks about her book in progress examining the desegregation of classical music.

The year ahead for Rakesh Khurana

Danoff Dean of Harvard College Rakesh Khurana sat down with the Gazette to outline his goals for the year ahead, including the implementation of Harvard’s new single-gender organization policy, …

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NEW! Negotiating the Impossible

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UNGA 2016: A Historic Moment for Refugees and Migrants

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Patrick Ruffini: Trump and the Future of the Republican Party

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Douglas Alexander Discusses the Future of European Security

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Computers Create Jobs and Inequality at the Same Time

How the computer skills gap drives the wage gap.

The Ultraviolet Diversity of Supernovae

Supernovae, the explosive deaths of massive stars, are among the most momentous events in the cosmos because they disburse into space all of the chemical elements that were produced inside their …

Precision Measurements of Exoplanet Velocities

The search for exoplanets via the radial velocity technique has been underway for nearly thirty years, measuring the wobbles in a star#039;s motion caused by the presence of orbiting bodies.

How the Best CEOs Get the Important Work Done

Six things they focus on.