For answers on coral conservation, she followed the fish

Researcher’s St. Croix project explores impact of restoration efforts

Houghton’s treasures charm students and illuminate research

Scholars share how the library’s rare holdings have inspired them

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Harvard students help in food recovery and donation program

Since 2014 Harvard University has been teaming up with local non-profit, Food for Free on a food recovery and donation program that works to curb food insecurity in Cambridge and Boston.

Harvard students come face to face with refugees

A large shipping container was on campus to serve as a “portal” equipped with immersive audio-visual technology that allows people to have live, person-to-person conversations with individuals in displaced communities in Iraq, Jordan, and Germany (refugees from Syria) who are in an identical shipping container across the globe.

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Expert examines complex relationship between two Koreas

In light of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, John Park of Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs offers his perspective on the complex relationship between the …

Side benefits of Roux-en-Y intrigue Harvard scientists

Harvard researchers are bringing an engineer’s perspective to a medical mystery — how does gastric bypass surgery do so much more than reduce weight?

Harvard-trained psychiatrist offers escape route for the ego-driven

Harvard-trained psychiatrist Mark Epstein talks about his new book, “Advice Not Given: A Guide to Getting Over Yourself.”

Mila Kunis named Hasty Pudding’s Woman of the Year

Hasty Pudding Theatricals at Harvard University has named actor Mila Kunis the 2018 Woman of the Year.

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Norton Lectures: Frederick Wiseman The Search for Story, Structure, and Meaning in Documentary Film: Part I

The Charles Eliot Norton Professorship in Poetry was endowed in 1925. …

Harvard Women’s Basketball vs. Brown

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US Foreign Policy from the Inside Out

Former United Nations representative and member of President Obama’s cabinet Samantha Power will offer a comprehensive overview of US foreign policy. …

Plaza WinterFest

Running January through March, Plaza WinterFest is a great way to enjoy the cold winter months in Cambridge! Join us from 12-8pm daily for seasonal games including curling, ice bowling, and ice …

Exhibition: Material Systems: Digital Design and Fabrication

This exhibition will feature ceramics in experimental architectural applications made by students from the Harvard Graduate School of Design during the Fall 2017 course, Material Systems: Digital …

Study Finds Humanitarian Intervention Reduces "Stress Hormone" in War-Affected Adolescents

A new study shows a humanitarian program focused on teaching youth affected by the Syrian war about the impacts of stress actually has a biological signature, in that it reduces levels of cortisol by …

Clooney: Who Gets to Be a Prophet?

"If we are Christians in more than name only...we need to become familiar with the voice of God calling us individually by name, to upset things, shaking society and politics and the religious …