The Warren Center is setting up drop-off locations around Harvard Yard for donations of books to Breakfast and Books program for children and a Freedom School for adults in Ferguson, MO in coordination with rapper Tef Poe and the Hands Up Project. They will also be accepting financial donations toward the purchase of appropriate books for donation. See the Warren Center website for details and drop-off locations.
The University of Cambridge will confer the degree of Doctor of Letters (LittD) upon David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History at Harvard University. The LittD degree is a higher doctorate conferred on the basis of "proof of distinction by some original contribution to the advancement of science or of learning."
Please join us in congratulating David Armitage and celebrating this highest achievement of excellence.