Timeline 2001-2002

Nov. 19

Former President Clinton stresses the need for greater awareness of the dangers of interdependence in the modern world in a speech before 6,000 at the Gordon indoor track and tennis facility.


Nov. 26

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Jeremy R. Knowles announces the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences will receive $4 million in new financial aid funds for next year. The money, which follows an aid increase of $12.8 million over the past five years, will go to increasing graduate students’ stipends.

Nov. 28

Dean of the Kennedy School of Government, Joseph S. Nye, says the school plans to close its Washington office, restrict administrative budgets and decrease new faculty hirings in response to the recent economic downturn and the events of Sept. 11.