My dinner with Stephen Hawking

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

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The architect as artist

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

Guarding the dazzle of the past

At Weissman Preservation Center, conservators tend to treasures from Harvard libraries

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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Tue., May 3, 2016, 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Black 2.0: the New Liberation Movement

Tue., May 3, 2016, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Askwith Forum - Teens and Sex: Navigating from Shame and Regret to Integrity and Wellness

Tue., May 3, 2016, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

The Resolution of the Suspect: Work in Progress

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

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Become Anything

Harvard helped Jeremy Lin, class of 2010, see that he could become many things, even a professional basketball player.

Educating Girls Globally | Harvard Graduate School of Education

Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, reflects on the global constraints that girls and women face to receiving an education and what UNESCO is doing to help.

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

From fresh food to magic mushrooms

Author and journalist Michael Pollan has spent a fellowship year at Radcliffe changing directions and focusing on a fresh project, exploring a budding rebirth of psychedelic drugs for medicinal uses.

How our bodies harness energy

Robert A. Lue, faculty director of the Harvard Ed Portal, offered his audience insight into his upcoming HarvardX course “Cell Biology: Mitochondria,” during a talk on April 21.

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

Officials unveiled a painting of Richard Theodore Greener, Harvard College’s first African-American graduate, in Annenberg Hall.

The architect as artist

In honor of his creative achievements, architect Frank Gehry received the Harvard Arts Medal in a ceremony that marked the kickoff to Arts First, Harvard’s four-day celebration of student and …

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. …

NDC President Search–5/15

Following the retirement of its president of 36 years, the National Development Council, a nonprofit promoting economic and community development in underserved areas across the country, has …

2016 Stendahl Symposium: Conversations Across Religious Boundaries

In this year’s Stendahl Symposium, four Harvard Divinity School students present their papers centered around the broad topic of “conversations across religious boundaries.” Listen SoundCloud

Resistance Movement

Study identifies compounds that can stall growth of deadly organisms

Video: How to Adapt Practices to Address the Racial Aspects of Suffering

Panelists at the Buddhism and Race Conference address how to adapt practices to address the racial aspects of suffering.

Video: Buddhism and Race Conference Welcome Panel

The second Buddhism and Race Conference brought together activists, sangha leaders, community members, and students to learn from one another and share justice-oriented teachings and training.

Benedito and OFICINAA win Riverwalk Park Design Competition with “The River(s) Esplanade”

Assistant professor of landscape architecture Silvia Benedito (MAUD ’04) and her OFICINAA co-partner Alexander Häusler (MArch ’04) recently won the Riverwalk …

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. …