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Ethnic or Cultural Groups

Scholar Speaks on Influence of African American Muslims

Zaheer Ali ’94, scholar and former vice president of the Harvard Islamic Society and the Black Students Association, spoke about the increasing influence of African American Muslims on American culture at a talk at the Barker Center Thursday evening.

Student Groups

Artist Janelle Monáe To Be Recognized by Campus Groups

American R&B and soul artist Janelle Monáe will be recognized by two campus organizations for her professional achievements and positive contributions to ongoing conversations on gender and race.

Latinx Forum
Student Groups

Latino Students Share Frustration, Look for Common Ground at Town Hall

At a forum sponsored by Concilio Latino Thursday night, students expressed frustration with a perceived lack of support and discussed distributing a survey to Latinos on campus.

Nadege Fleurimond
Food and Drink

Nadege Fleurimond

Haitian chef Nadege Fleurimond performs a food demonstration to the Harvard community in Ticknor Lounge on Wednesday night. She prepared the dish chiktay, or smoked herring.

Harvard Wushu
Ethnic or Cultural Groups

Harvard Wushu

The Harvard Wushu Club performs in Cultural Rhythms 2014.

From the Director
Ethnic or Cultural Groups

From the Director

Harvard Foundation Director S. Allen Counter speaks to the crowd before the arrival of LL Cool J at the 2014 Cultural Rhythms event.

With Cool J
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With Cool J

LL Cool J, the Harvard Foundation's Artist of the Year, dons a Harvard hoodie as Foundation Director S. Allen Counter presents an official plaque. Soyoung Kim '14, left, and Aubrey J. Walker '15, right, directed the festival.

With Cool J
Music

LL Cool J Honored as Artist of the Year at Annual Celebration of Culture

LL Cool J took the stage amid cheers and applause from the packed audience in Sanders Theatre, gathered for a day-long celebration of diversity at Harvard.

The Artist of the Year
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The Artist of the Year

Harvard Foundation Director S. Allen Counter presents the Artist of the Year award to LL Cool J, who remained on stage as various cultural groups from the University performed during Cultural Rhythms.

Student Groups

The Harvard Foundation Adjusts to a Diversified Community

In the past three decades, as the Harvard community has diversified, the Foundation has stepped up its role in supporting the activities and collaboration of student organizations, transforming the way that it influences cultural dialogue on campus.

Ethnic or Cultural Groups

Mass. General Chief of Global Health, Human Rights Lectures on Maternal Health

Thomas F. Burke, the chief of the Division of Global Health and Human Rights at Massachusetts General Hospital, argued that the greatest inequality on earth is health care for women in poor countries during a talk at Ticknor Lounge on Tuesday.

The Charles Hotel
Harvard Square

The Charles Hotel

The Charles Hotel in Harvard Square is trying to increase its knowledge of Chinese culture. Over the past two years, the number of visitors from China has roughly doubled.

College

Students Explore Identity, ‘Passing’

At a discussion Wednesday evening, students explored the dangers of allowing others to project unauthentic characteristics of their identity.

Cultural Identities
Ethnic or Cultural Groups

Cultural Identities

Irfan Mahmud ‘16, an intern at the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations, leads a discussion on the roles students assume in different social settings in the Leverett House Fairfax Hall common room.

Future Energy Policy
Science

Today in Photos (11/14/2013)

House Art Cover Wallpaper
Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance