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FIFA World Cup and Olympic Public Panel
On Campus

FIFA World Cup and Olympic Public Panel

Luis Fernandes, vice-minister of sports for Brazil, speaks about how sports like the FIFA World Cup 2014 can impact the economy and people of Brazil on Monday afternoon in Wasserstein Hall.

FIFA World Cup and Olympic Public Panel
Harvard Law School

Brazilian Official Discusses Olympics, World Cup Planning

Brazilian Vice-Minister of Sports Luis Fernandes discussed Brazil’s preparation for both the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics at a Law School panel on Monday evening.

iLab
Harvard Business School

Deans, Patriots Owner Kick Off Sports Innovation Challenge

The event marked the kickoff of the Deans’ Innovation Sports Challenge, which will span the remainder of the academic year. Winners will be announced in May.

Harvard Bookstore
Books

Professors Make Case for ‘Long-Term’ History

During the talk, the authors emphasized taking long-term perspectives in the study of history, rather than focusing on brief moments in time.

Harvard Law School

Panel Focuses on Rise in Boston's Urban Agriculture

Much of the panel conversation centered on Article 89, a city-wide zoning ordinance passed into law in Dec. 2013 that makes it legal for Boston residents to grow and sell their own produce.

Events

Panel Highlights Philanthropy Models Across Nations

The United States and India have much to learn from each other about the development of philanthropy and corporate social responsibility, panelists said at a discussion Tuesday.

Brokaw at the IOP
IOP

Brokaw Shares Berlin Wall Stories at IOP

Tom Brokaw—the only network anchor who reported live from Brandenburg Gate the night of Nov. 9, 1989—shared memories of witnessing the historic event on Tuesday.

Jeffrey Goldberg HKS Talk
Harvard Kennedy School

Goldberg Paints Dire Picture of Middle East Journalism

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has broken the previously “unwritten rule” that terror organizations generally refrain from killing foreign journalists, journalist Jeffrey Goldberg argued Tuesday.

Instability in the Middle East, with Graham T. Allison
IOP

Panelists Discuss Middle East Tension, Cooperation

Dignitaries from Saudi Arabia and Israel discussed the ongoing conflicts in the Middle East and how the world should move forward from the turmoil at a John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum panel event on Monday night at the Institute of Politics.

Clive Davis
Music

Clive Davis Talks Whitney Houston, Professional Journey

The legendary music industry executive described his transformation from Harvard Law School student to president of Columbia Records at a lecture in Wasserstein Hall on Friday.

harvard art museums
Visual Arts

MFA Director Emphasizes Accessibility in Arts

The event, jointly coordinated by the Extension School and Lowell Institute, focused on the development of art museums in the 21st century.

Ukraine Turmoil
Politics

Scholars Discuss Origins of Ukraine Crisis, Int'l Reaction

Scholars from across the U.S. and the U.K. came together to discuss the origins of and the international response that followed the crisis in Ukraine at the Center for European Studies Thursday.

Race

Panel Explores Mental Health, Asian American Culture

Asian and Asian American students face unique mental health challenges as a byproduct of both ethnic stereotypes and cultural attitudes, panelists said Wednesday.

Jugaad City
Graduate School of Design

Expert Pushes for Cost-Effective Design in India

Vikram C. Bhatt, a professor of architecture at McGill University, discussed urbanization in India Monday evening.

Ali Jaber - Arab Weekend
Events

Arab Weekend Explores Opportunities for Region

The weekend featured a range of panels and workshops on topics such as energy, education, arts, and entertainment.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads