Moiya McTier ’16 peers through distant space

Harvard senior discusses unusual dual concentration: astrophysics and folklore and mythology

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Creative, cultured, and diverse

Arts First festival showcases many kinds of imaginative expression at Harvard

A focus on veterans

Kennedy School students take part in day of service

From fresh food to magic mushrooms

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

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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?

Fri., May 6, 2016, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Art of Jazz

Thu., May 5, 2016, 4:00pm - Sun., May 8, 2016, 7:00pm

Ceramics Program Spring Show and Sale

Tue., May 10, 2016, 4:15pm

How Much Is One American Worth? A Lecture by Diana C. Mutz

Thu., May 12, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Lightbox Gallery Talk: What is the Lightbox Gallery?

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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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Daniel Aaron, Victor S. Thomas Professor of English and American Literature Emeritus, dies at 103.

Winthrop House renewal to begin

Renewal work will begin on Winthrop House soon, as plans are detailed.

Election of Harvard faculty to National Academy of Sciences

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

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Time to light the FireCloud

The Broad Cancer Genome Analysis group and Data Science Platform's suite of TCGA data and cancer genome analysis tools is open for evaluation.

Video: Colored Television: American Religion Gone Global

Marla Frederick, Professor of African and African American Studies and of Religion, discusses her recent publication, Colored Television: American Religion Gone Global. Listen SoundCloud

Checking In: Class of 2011

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She Followed Her Star

Unfortunately for Moiya McTier, reality doesn#039;t always imitate fiction. Sometimes in life — in McTier#039;s life, anyway — the galaxy throws you a curve.