Graduate School of Design uses Arboretum’s living lab for hands-on fieldwork

Re-creating reality

Senior Connor Doyle runs the Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality studio at the Harvard Innovation Lab

Land may be sinking

A new study suggests that the mid-Atlantic is getting lower, which may exacerbate the effects of sea-level rise

A writer’s journey

Through his new literary magazine Palabritas, Harvard senior Ruben Reyes Jr. showcases Latinx stories

Drop and give me 40

Active, middle-aged men who can do more than 40 pushups had a significantly lower risk of cardiovascular disease

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Thursday, February 21, 2019, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Portraits by Khabeer Sultan

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

HECTOR

Friday, February 22, 2019, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

To Be or Not to Be Caribe: Magazine Combat in Cuba, 1944

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Bloomberg Harvard City Initiative: Mapping Poverty in Laredo

Harvard students embedded themselves in mayors’ offices around the country in a new fellows program targeting local problems. In Laredo, Texas Santiago Mota helped officials understand why a third of households remain in poverty for generations.

Angela Merkel named Harvard Commencement speaker

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of the world’s most influential leaders since ascending to her country’s highest office in 2005, will be the principal speaker at the Afternoon Program of Harvard’s 368th Commencement on May 30.

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Study examines how developmental changes modified the reptiles’ snouts

Despite often being portrayed as living fossils that have remained virtually unchanged for millions of years, a new Harvard study shows crocodiles have repeatedly altered their developmental …

Coed Hasty Pudding makes its debut

This year marked the first in the group’s 171-year history that women took the stage as part of the Hasty Pudding cast. …

Ocean acidification shown to have negative impact on fish skeletons

In a first-of-its-kind study, findings suggest that continued ocean warming and acidification could impact everything from how fish move to how they eat.

Harvard expert says Russian spying is nothing new — only the technology is

Newly named general editor of a book project documenting espionage and intelligence throughout human history, Harvard Kennedy School senior fellow Calder Walton discusses the context of the FBI’s …

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Climate Justice is Social Justice: How to Build Equitable Climate Movements

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 4:30pm to Thu, 03/07/2019 - 6:30pmLittauer 230 (Gundle Family Classroom), Littauer Bldg, 2nd floor, HKS, 79 JFK St. …

Environmental Activism, American Economy, and Democracy

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 6:00pmJFK, Jr. Forum, Littauer Bldg, 1st floor, HKS, 79 JFK St., CambridgeThe Insitute of Politics at HKS hosts a discussion with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. …

Sharing Father's Love Letter

KMarie Tejeda, MDiv candidate, delivered the following remarks at Morning Prayers in Harvard's Memorial Church on February 19, 2019. …

Why Tech Platforms Need to Be Built on Journalistic Values

In Silicon Valley startup culture, tech debt results from shortcuts taken over time that lead to broken loops, lack of larger solutions, and daily pain by those entrusted with working on and …

Book Talk: Sovereignty and the New Executive Authority, Wednesday, March 13th at noon

The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and discussion in celebration of the recent publication of Sovereignty and the New Executive Authority edited by Claire …

Screening and Discussion: "Paris to Pittsburgh”

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pmScience Center Hall C, 1 Oxford St., CambridgeClimate change is the most pressing issue of our time. …

“I’m thinking longer term, in geologic time, doing just what I can each day and not putting it off because it won’t be brilliant.”

hen I encountered this sentence, I took it personally. I like being brilliant. I like it so much that I don’t write as much as I should. …

Lessons from Northern Ireland

The Rev. Dr. Gary Mason and Dean David N. Hempton will speak on “The Role of Reconciliation, Memory, and Theology in Shaping the Public Stage” on Wednesday, February 27, at 2 pm, on the HDS …