SEAS

SEAS
SEAS

SEAS

The John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences sign stands in front of Pierce Hall.

SEAS
SEAS

As FAS Grapples with Budgets, SEAS Continues ‘Measured Growth’

As FAS struggles with budget constraints, SEAS is continuing with “measured growth” and plans to partner with outside firms to generate additional revenue.

Gernot Wagner
SEAS

Gernot Wagner

Dr. Gernot Wagner ‘02 poses for a portrait in his office in the Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St. Along with Dr. David Keith, Wagner co-directs Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program, which launched this Spring.

David Keith
SEAS

David Keith

David Keith, a professor of Applied Physics in SEAS, poses for a portrait in his office at 12 Oxford Street. Along with Environmental Sciences and Public Policy lecturer Gernot Wagner ‘02, Keith co-directs Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program.

Gernot Wagner
SEAS

Gernot Wagner

Environmental Sciences and Public Policy lecturer Gernot Wagner ‘02 poses for a portrait in his office in the Harvard Museum of Natural History at 26 Oxford St. Along with Applied Physics professor David Keith, Wagner co-directs Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program, which launched this weekend.

Patents and Innovation
On Campus

Patents and Innovation

Heidi L. Williams, a professor of Economics at MIT, speaks about the role of patents in influencing innovation. Williams is one of the top scholars in the world on market innovation in health care.

Research

SEAS Researchers Develop Innovative Long-Lasting Battery

A team of researchers of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has developed a long-lasting “redox flow” battery that has the potential to revolutionize energy storage.

SEAS Convocation
College

SEAS Convocation

Alumni and faculty reminisce about past classes during the SEAS convocation Tuesday night in Science Center.

SEAS Convocation
SEAS

SEAS Welcomes Newest Concentrators With Sophomore Convocation

The School of Engineering and Applied Science welcomed sophomore concentrators in a convocation ceremony Tuesday.

Cherry Murray
SEAS

Cherry Murray

Dr. Cherry A. Murray, the Benjamin Peirce Professor of Technology and Public Policy sits at her desk.

Cherry Murray
SEAS

Former Dean Murray Returns to SEAS After Energy Department Post

After about a year in Washington directing the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, Cherry A. Murray returned to Cambridge this month to resume teaching.

Electrical Engineering
SEAS

Facing Space Constraints, SEAS Hiring Slows

“It’s very hard to hire faculty if there are no offices or labs for them," said the former dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

SEAS Will Move to Allston Science Complex
SEAS

Harvard Pays $147.3 Million to Finalize Allston Land Deal

Harvard has paid railroad company CSX Transportation $147.3 million as one of the final steps of a land acquisition deal begun more than a decade ago.

FAS

Phi Beta Kappa Selects ‘Senior 48’ for Class of 2017

In total, 48 seniors will be inducted into the oldest undergraduate honor society in the United States, joining the 24 students selected last spring.

VES 56s
On Campus

The Frontier between the Arts and Sciences: Harvard's Pioneers

Harvard College promises its undergraduates a liberal arts education, but under its online course catalog, departmental classes are categorized under four distinct headings. The widespread ingrained sense of division between the arts and sciences traces back to popular ideas about brain lateralization: The left hemisphere processes logical information, and the right hemisphere, creative. But what of the students interested in studies that fall within the intersection of disciplines?