Sustainable commuting

Many Harvard faculty, staff, and students commute each day in sustainable ways

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First-generation Red Book

The publication gives first-generation graduates a way to keep up with each other

Predicting sudden cardiac death

Gene sequencing may be able to identify high-risk individuals before any symptoms appear

A second look at evolution

New research suggests that some evolutionary changes were quicker than others

Haben Girma

A new memoir by Haben Girma recounts her life as a deafblind woman, including her time at Harvard Law School

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Serving Washington D.C.

Clint Smith, whose dissertation focuses on juveniles facing life sentences, leads a prison reading program in Washington, D.C.

Serving South Dakota

Marnie Gelbart works to increase public understanding of genetics, and the ethical, legal, and social implications

Serving Tennessee

Sarah Lockridge-Steckel founded The Collective, which works to help young people in Memphis, Tennessee


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A hothouse of questions about controlling women, fertility, nature

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Richard Weissbourd, a senior lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, discusses the problem of angry parents in sports and possible solutions.

Preventing sudden cardiac death through gene sequencing

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The 2019 Radcliffe Institute science symposium is on gene editing, a technology that enables scientists to change an organism’s DNA. …

Why Ukrainian democracy matters

Nov 15, 2019The investigations into the telephone conversation that President Trump had with President Zelensky and the possibility of impeachment have dominated the American media. …

A Chorus of Pleas

Jarred Batchelor-Hamilton, MDiv candidate, delivered the following remarks at Morning Prayers in Harvard's Memorial Church on November 13, 2019. …

Touching down with "The Magic Flute"

Morris Robinson was an offensive lineman in college. Now he’s an international opera star. He'll be in residence Nov. …

Why the 2020 census matters for public health: An explainer

Why the census matters and what it will mean for public health in the United States. The post Why the 2020 census matters for public health: An explainer appeared first on Journalist's Resource.

How to Make Part Time Work for You

Going from full time to part time is a complicated career move. First we talk with a woman who’s made part time work well for her about how she set expectations and boundaries. …

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