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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.

Innovation at the Northwest
Events

Innovation at the Northwest

Students walk up the stairs of Northwest Labs, where the Igniting Innovation Summit was held. The Saturday conference, organized by undergraduates, was the largest one of its kind.

Social Entrepreneurship Summit
Student Life

Summit Brings Together Business Leaders, Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Business leaders, including the former president of Trader Joe’s and the general manager of Reddit, shared their experiences in social entrepreneurship with more than 400 participants at Saturday’s Igniting Innovation Summit.

The Downsides of Advancing Technology
Harvard Kennedy School

Panel Takes on Threats to Humanity

Rees, alongside a panel organized by the Program for Science, Technology, and Society, discussed the variety of possible causes of an “existential crisis” for humanity, through the lenses of various disciplines.

Harvard Law School

Microsoft Exec Discusses Data Surveillance

Technology companies and the federal government are locked in an escalating legal battle over data surveillance and consumer rights, said Microsoft’s General Counsel Brad Smith.

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