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A Conversation with Steven Spielberg
Humanities Division

Spielberg Discusses Sources of Inspiration, Offers Filmmaking Advice

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg discussed the role of empathy, childhood, and toy trains in his works during a discussion at the Loeb Drama Center Tuesday evening.

Harvard Law School

Law School Dean Hosts Early Screening of HBO Documentary on Same-Sex Marriage

Harvard Law School Dean Martha L. Minow hosted an early screening of “The Case Against 8,” a documentary about the appeal of California’s ban on same-sex marriage.

Ian Morris
Books

Visiting Stanford Professor Discusses Impacts of War

During a book talk at the Harvard Book Store Monday evening, Stanford professor of history and Classics Ian Morris argued that wars force society to become stronger and less violent.

Harvard China Forum
Politics

Annual China Forum Packs Science Center

Students from Harvard and across the nation flocked to campus this weekend to discuss China’s role in the world as part of the annual Harvard China Forum.

Coop Election
College

Today in Photos (04/17/2014)

Lean In or Kick Back?
College

Lean In or Kick Back?

From left to right, Brianna J. Suslovic '16 and Sasanka N. Jinadasa '15 debate against Mirta Stantic '15 and Lisa J. Mogilanski '15 on whether the strategies in Sheryl K. Sandberg’s '91 book, "Lean In," are applicable to all women.

Leveling the Playing Field For Children
College

Today in Photos (04/11/2014)

Cornel West on Virtue
Student Groups

Cornel West on Virtue

Cornel R. West ’73, right, spoke in Emerson Hall on Thursday, April 10 as part of a discussion held by the Black Men’s Forum. West spoke to the importance of cultivating virtue and compassion in the United States.

Events

Former Harvard Professor Cornel West Talks Black Politics

Cornel R. West ’74, American philosopher and former Harvard professor spoke Thursday afternoon in Emerson Hall about black political thought, philosophy, and religion at an event hosted by the Harvard Black Men’s Forum.

Chua and Rubenfeld discuss The Triple Package
Books

Chua and Rubenfeld discuss The Triple Package

Jed Rubenfeld and Amy Chua talk about their new book, The Triple Package, in the Kirkland JCR on Friday. Their book, which came out in February, discusses factors behind the success of different cultural groups in America.

When Women Lead
Events

In Panel Hosted by Faust, Female Leaders Reflect On Experiences, Evolving Role of Working Women

Harvard community members packed into Sanders Theatre Monday afternoon to listen to four female leaders from various fields as they shared their experiences working in positions of authority and reflected on the changing role of women in the workplace.

Breaking Bad
Events

Breaking Bad

University President Drew G. Faust sits with Vince Gilligan, creator of the television series Breaking Bad, in front of an audience in Farkas Hall on Thursday, April 3.

i3 '14
Student Groups

i3 '14

Chi Zeng '14 presents his start-up at the Charles Hotel for the 7th Annual i3 Student Startup Showcase. Zeng collaborated with partners to create Grouptale, a collaborative decision making website, to reach the semi-final stage of the yearly competition.

i3 '14
Events

i3 '14

A row of contestants anxiously wait for the announcements of awards on Thursday evening.

Overcoming the Odds
Books

Overcoming the Odds

Best selling authors Benjamin A. Mezrich ’91 (left) and Scott H. Stossel ’91 (right) describe the many challenges they faced as they developed their writing careers, after attending Harvard College, on Thursday, April 4.

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