Social Sciences Division
The same day the graduate students sent the letter, administrators announced the department was undertaking several initiatives in response to the allegations.
Administrators also outlined a series of steps the department is taking to address academic and cultural concerns surrounding the allegations.
Government professors Stephen R. Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt will discuss their bestselling book, “How Democracies Die," at a "Gov Books" event on Wednesday.
Princeton political science professors Christina Davis ‘93 and Kosuke Imai will be joining Harvard’s Government department next year as full professors.
The prize’s foundation cited Lamont’s “devoted contribution to social science research into the relationship between knowledge, power and diversity.”
The students will be formally inducted into the society on Nov. 29.
Chairs from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences discussed their preferences for a presidential candidate, but agreed not to bring up names of specific candidates for the job.
MIT Economics professor Heidi L. Williams explored the economic incentives behind cancer research in a lecture Wednesday.
The Economics department has been working with Psychology professor Mahzarin R. Banaji to recruit female faculty and faculty of color.
Professors and administrators are bracing for the potential elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
In total, 48 seniors will be inducted into the oldest undergraduate honor society in the United States, joining the 24 students selected last spring.