Leland Cheung canvases Cambridge neighborhoods for his City Councillor re-election bid. Cambridge City Councillor Leland Cheung, a graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School, launched a campaign for lieutenant governor Friday morning in Central Square.
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.
Munir Akram, former Pakistan Ambassador to the United Nations, speaks to an audience in Austin Hall on Thursday morning. Amb. Akram 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.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Prime Minister of Ireland, visits the IOP on Thursday to give a public address.
Dr. Noam Chomsky, keynote speaker at the Occupy Boston Student Summit hosted by Harvard, speaks to students in Emerson Hall on Sunday.
Nazila Fathi, former Tehran correspondent for the New York Times for nearly two decades before she was forced to flee Iran in 2009, speaks in Science Center A on Thursday night.
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.