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Jane Kamensky
Radcliffe Institute

Schlesinger Hosts Panel about #MeToo Movement

Harvard professors discussed the implications of the #MeToo movement at a panel Monday at the Radcliffe Institute's Schlesinger Library.

Radcliffe Yard
Drew Faust

Faust Promises Dean Appointments Before Departure

Although Faust said she plans to appoint the new deans before the end of her term, she said the exact timeline is still uncertain.

Harvard Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Radcliffe Institute

Angela Davis Donates Papers to Schlesinger Library

The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library, a leading archive of women's history, will now house the life work of famed radical activist and academic Angela Y. Davis.

Graduate School of Education
Grad School of Education

Graduate School of Education Passes $250 Million Campaign Goal

The Harvard Graduate School of Education surpassed its $250 million capital campaign fundraising goal in March 2017.

Fay House
Radcliffe Institute

Radcliffe Surpasses $70 Million Capital Campaign Goal

The campaign garnered contributions from donors representing every Harvard school and every Harvard and Radcliffe class from 1933 to the present.

Adams and Dragons
Student Groups

Duels, Drinks, Debates: Inside the John Adams Society

At a time when some are questioning Harvard’s commitment to free speech, the John Adams Society seeks to challenge what they see as the campus liberal orthodoxy—even if it means meeting in secret.

Events

China Experts Analyze 19th Party Congress

Chinese President Xi Jingping may continue to centralize his power even as the country’s ideological balance remains constant, experts predicted at the event.

On Campus

Harvard Kicks Off First-Ever Black Playwrights Festival

Harvard’s first-ever Black Playwrights Festival kicked off Thursday with a reading of an original student play and a conversation on intimacy and authenticity in black theater.

Health

Former Surgeon General Talks Workplace Loneliness

“The issue of depression and loneliness among medical students and graduate students is hugely underestimated."

Food and Drink

Experts Explore Challenges in Food Regulation Policy

From stifling innovation to encouraging excessive food waste, speakers at the 4th annual Harvard-UCLA Food Law and Policy Conference on Friday criticized the current food regulatory environment.

Jordan Klepper
IOP

Satirist Strikes Serious Note at IOP

"Humor is one of the best ways to make light of a damp situation,” Jordan Klepper, a comedian and host of Comedy Central’s "The Opposition," said.

Cambridge City Hall
Cambridge City Council

Cambridge City Council Adopts Four Puerto Rican Sister Cities

The unanimously-passed resolution will designate Coamo, Orocovis, Salinas, and Jayuya— four Puerto Rican cities well-represented in Cambridge’s population—as sister cities.

Politics

Lawyers Discuss CIA Torture Lawsuit

Paul L. Hoffman and Lawrence S. Lustberg played major roles on the American Civil Liberties Union’s litigation team in Salim v. Mitchell,

Vann R. Newkirk II: Race, Identity and Media
Race

Journalist Criticizes Media’s Role in Trump-Era Politics

"We like to say things that make us feel good about calling out the affect of racism without doing anything about the actual muscle of racism," Vann R. Newkirk II said.

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