Dr. Thomas Burke of Massachusetts General Hospital speaks Tuesday night about the importance of global maternal health and the role of men in the field. Burke, also an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School, followed his lecture with a student discussion group.
After undergoing several years of construction, the Fogg Museum is expected to reopen in the fall of 2014. The reconstruction of the museum is part of a larger initiative to merge Harvard’s art collection into one building.
Attendees listen intently to Nick Wilding, during his lecture about the technology and process behind identification of forged Galileo books. Wilding, of Georgia State University, spoke Wednesday evening in Houghton Library.
These sundials are just a few of the timepieces displayed in Time and Time Again, a new exhibit curated by the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments. The show is meant to explore both scientific and cultural perception of time in human society.
Susan McIntosh speaks about Mali's precious cultural and archaeological sites increasingly threatened as a result of recent military action and environmental degradation. McIntosh, of Rice University's Anthropology Department, lectured Tuesday night in Fong Auditorium.
Members of the Harvard-Radcliffe Raza sing Monday night to Mather House dining hall staff. The group, drawn from the Latino community, traditionally performs Spanish-language carols throughout the residential houses to celebrate the holiday season.