Daren Acemoglu, the Killian Professor of Economics at MIT, discusses the various obstacles states faced in building successful economies and what type of institutions allow various types of states to prosper. The talk was hosted by the Harvard College Effective Altruism organization.
Ivy Orators Sam B. Clark ’15, far left, and Taylor K. Phillips ’15, center right, and Harvard Orators Ethan G. Loewi ’15, far right, and Reina A. Gattuso ’15, center left, will be the 2015 Class Day Speakers.
Shuddhabrata Sengupta, right, a representative at the Raqs Media Collective, and Homi Bhabha, a professor of English and the director of the Mahindra Humanities Center discuss art that deal with the concept of time after a short lecture.
Freshmen students talk to faculty and current Classics concentrators about the department. The advising session was part of Harvard’s Advising Fortnight, a series of advising events aiming to inform freshmen about potential concentrations.
Jesselyn A. Radack, center, a Department of Justice whistleblower and Edward Snowden's attorney, discusses her experiences disclosing the FBI’s ethical violation while interrogating John Walker Lindh. The talk also featured Walt L. Tamosaitis, left, a whistleblower at the Waste Treatment Plant at the Hanford Nuclear Site in Eastern Washington.