Charles T. Kurzman


When Apathy Is Pathetic

A FEW DOZEN students risked their academic careers and set up structures in Harvard Yard to protest certain of the


Rejuvenating Radcliffe

R ADCLIFFE STILL EXISTS, and not just on paper. Radcliffe raises money, funds scholarships, runs a library, a research center,


Reflections on the SCR

T HIS MONTH, you're going to have visitors. Prestigious, interesting, famous visitors. They are going to come to your house


A Long and Winding Road

A N OLD AND jaded Harvard professor strolled past the Cabot House renovations last week and remarked that education at


Social Diseases

S ports question of the week, from Billy R. in Newark, New Jersey: "Is baseball going to end up like


Bad, Bad Imam

A bad man, a very bad man, a reactionary cleric, a towel-headed mullah ("towel-head" for short), a "cruel despot," a


Skocpol Negotiates Tenure Offer

Harvard seems to be negotiating in good faith with sociologist Theda R. Skocpol, whom President Bok tenured last month after


Some ROTC Classes May Get Credit

Harvard may sign an agreement granting students credit for a few Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) classes at MIT.


Faculty Votes to Award Degrees Posthumously

The Faculty agreed yesterday in a near-unanimous voice vote to grant posthumous degrees to students-who die after completing degree requirements


The Ghosts of Protests Past...

E ASTER 1963. Seven thousand pacifists gather at the United Nations Plaza in New York for the annual Faster Peace


Waiting for the White Smoke: A Peek at Harvard's Tenure Searches

An Overview T enure searches at Harvard are said to be a serious, stately matter, with built-in checks and balances


Harvard Says Junior Faculty Is Happy

Harvard yesterday released the results of last year's extensive survey of junior faculty, painting a generally positive picture of the


Minority Student Protesters Rally for Third World Faculty

Several dozen students rallied yesterday afternoon in front of University Hall, draping a Ku Klux Klan mask on the statue


Tenure in the Courts

I t is referred to, by those who watch such things, as the $1 million decision-whether to grant tenure to


Tim Scanlon

It's a steep climb up three floors to the bare office of newly arrived Professor of Philosophy Thomas N. Scanlon,


Earth Movers

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