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Declan J. Knieriem

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English Professor Jorie Graham to Receive National Prize for Poetry

The Library of Congress will award Harvard English professor Jorie Graham a national prize for poetry in December, the library announced last week.


Economists Advocate For The 'Next Big Economic Idea' at Harvard IOP

Four economists proposed policy changes to promote economic equality — including universal basic income, a federal job guarantee, and job incentives — at a panel held at the Institute of Politics Thursday.

Galactic Panspermia Authors

New Harvard Study ‘Galactic Panspermia’ Posits Transfer of Life Between Planets

Researchers from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics recently released a study about an astronomical theory called panspermia.

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The ‘Pod’ Has Come to Save America

Transitioning from a podcast to a TV show, “Pod Save America” puts a new spin on politics for a new audience.

Boston Chamber Music Society Arlington

A Classical Saturday: Mozart and Ravel in Back Bay

The concert at its heart was a performance of contrasts.

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Harvard Kennedy School

Kennedy School Hosts Discussion Honoring 70th Anniversary of Human Rights Declaration

Wednesday’s discussion — hosted by the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy — focused on the history and modern significance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

The Cool Kids

‘The Cool Kids’ is Fresh, But Not Funny

Premiering on Fox this fall, ‘The Cool Kids’ ultimately falls short of a quality pilot, lacking an interesting plot and consistently clever comedy.