Sir Nigel Sheinwald, British Ambassador to the US, speaks at the Kennedy School about Britain's plans to manage budget cuts while maintaining defense, security and relations with the EU, the United States and the world.
Harvard Law School Professor Charles Fried and his son Gregory Fried discuss their recently published book "Because It Is Wrong: Torture, Privacy and Presidential Power In The Age of Terror." They discussed the book yesterday evening in the Barker Center through a game of Twenty Questions with a panel of professors as the questioners.
Sean Faircloth, former Majority Whip of the Maine State Legislature, speaks yesterday afternoon in the Adams LCR about the importance of secularism in American politics. He is currently the Executive Director of the Secular Coalition for America and is advocating for fairness and equality in the midst of the upcoming elections. (CORRECTION: An earlier version of this caption incorrectly called Sean Faircloth the Majority Whip of the Maine State Legislature, instead of the former Majority Whip. The caption has been revised to reflect the error.)
Wendy Murphy, one of two featured speakers for the evening, speaks about how alcohol can influence sex and sexual consent in the in the DAPA co-sponsored event "Rape or Sex With a Buzz?" The event was held yesterday evening in Ticknor Lounge.
Hakim Thompson and Yohanas Frezgi of Shopkick present Causeworld , a new iPhone application that allows people to easily make donations to charities of their choice by checking in at different locations across the city. The Philips Brooks House, where the event occured last night, is both a check in location and a charity for Causeworld.