Events

W.E.B. Du Bois Medal Ceremony
Race

LL Cool J, Ava DuVernay to Receive Du Bois Medal

Harvard will honor rapper and actor LL Cool J, filmmaker Ava DuVernay, and several others with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal next month.

Artificial intelligence panel at the IOP
IOP

Panelists Strike an Optimistic Tone on Artificial Intelligence

“You invent new technologies, those new technologies create new kinds of jobs, but they also make us richer," said Jason Furman, the former chair of the CEA.

SEAS

Harvard Kicks Off Data Science Initiative With Seminar

Harvard marked the official launch of a new Data Science Initiative Monday afternoon, kicking off a multi-year plan aimed at bringing the University to the forefront of the field.

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IOP

Experts Discuss Future of Cyber Threats in Politics

Campaign managers for Hillary Clinton and Mitt Romney lamented cyber attacks on their respective campaigns at the IOP Monday.

IOP

IOP Fellows Clash Over DACA

Former Republican U.S. Representative Jason E. Chaffetz and former Obama aide Yohannes Abraham clashed over President Donald Trump’s decision to end a program protecting undocumented young people.

Charles Murray
College

Charles Murray

Protestors and attendees gathered Wednesday night outside the building where the controversial Charles Murray event was held.

Charles Murray protestors
On Campus

Charles Murray protestors

Students gathered in front of the Geological Museum Wednesday afternoon to protest a talk by controversial alumnus Charles A. Murray ‘65. The event was organized by the Open Campus Initiative.

IOP

Professors Debate Future of Democracy at IOP

The panel, moderated by Kennedy School lecturer Nicco Mele, brought together scholars from across departments and areas of interest to answer one particular question: “Are democracies in peril?"

On Campus

Chicago Tribune Reporters Win Nieman Center Journalism Prize

The award honored journalists Michael J. Berens and Patricia Callahan for their work exposing abuse and neglect in Illinois group homes.

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Events

Woolapalooza

At the expansive farmyard grounds of Drumlin Farm, lively youngsters darted from sheep barn to craft cabin, ogling animals and pointing at yarn.

Speechwriters Speaking
College

Speechwriters Speaking

Sarah K. Hurwitz '99 discusses her experience writing speeches for President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as Ann Compton, Cody Keenan, and John McConnell listen.

 i3 Innovation Challenge
College

i3 Innovation Challenge

Timothy Rogers presents an award at the 10th Annual i3 Innovation Challenge Student Startup Showcase and Awards reception where over twenty teams competed in the final round of competition on Wednesday.

Immigration & Documentation
College

Immigration & Documentation

Imam Wesley Lebron and attorney Hassan Ahmad speak at the Science Center Wednesday evening for an event about the intersections between immigration and documentation.

Sex Toys at Sex Week
College

'Sex Weekend' Seeks to Stimulate Discussion

SHEATH hosted Sex Weekend, a three-day event aimed at issues of sex, sexual health, relationships, and other sex-related topics, from Friday to Sunday.