Robin Raphel, coordinator for non-military assistance to Pakistan with the rank of ambassador, speaks to an audience in Austin Hall on Thursday morning. Amb. Raphel was a keynote speaker at the Pakistan Conference at Harvard.
Rep. J. Randy Forbes, R-Va., leads the panel discussion, "Pivot to the Pacific: U.S.-China Relations", Friday evening in Science Center Hall C. The Congressman was joined by a veritable who's who of scholars on the subject, including Prof. Peter Dutton, Dr. Andrew Erickson, Dr. James Holmes, Prof. William Martel, and Dr. Toshi Yoshihara. The event was co-sponsored by the Harvard Extension International Relations Club and The Diplomat.
Professor Lawrence Lessig, right, discusses institutional corruption with former lobbyist Jack Abramoff at the launch of an occasional series called "In the Dock", which will interview those who have been found guilty of unethical practices. The event is sponsored by the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics.
GZA, aka The Genius, gives a lecture Thursday afternoon in Science Center D. The legendary emcee and Wu-Tang Clan member spoke about his life, technology in music, physics, and the origins of the hip-hop movement and its future.