Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Oct 13

Radcliffe: Shepherding the Blackwell Family into the Digital Age, A Panel Discussion

4:15pm

Location: 

Sheerr Room, Fay House, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

For more information, see the Radcliffe Events page.

The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute recently digitized five Blackwell Family collections, which span from 1784 to 1981 and detail the activities of a remarkable family of prominent leaders in crucial 19th and 20th social movements, including abolition, prohibition, health care, women...

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2015 Oct 08

Radcliffe: Capitalism, Carceral Culture, and the Domestication of Working Women in the Early American City

5:30pm

Location: 

Schlesinger Library, 10 Garden Street Street Cambridge, MA 02138

For more information, see the Radcliffe Events page.

Jen Manion, Connecticut College

The Boston Seminar Series on the History of Women and Gender—cosponsored by the Massachusetts Historical Society and the Schlesinger...

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2015 Oct 05

Radcliffe Exhibits: The Women of the Blackwell Family: Resilience and Change

9:00am

Location: 

Schlesinger Library, 10 Garden Street Street Cambridge, MA 02138

This exhibition traces several generations of the extraordinary Blackwell family through collections in the Schlesinger Library. It features selected letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, and diaries as well as books and other publications by members of...

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2015 Oct 02

Radcliffe: The Past, Present, and Future of DNA Science Symposium

9:00am

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

For more information, see the Radcliffe Events List.

The one-day science symposium will focus on the explosion of knowledge about past and present DNA, and will include discussions about possible directions and applications for future research. The event will include experts in ancient DNA, de-extinction, human origins, population genetics, forensic science, ethics, business, future synthetic life, and...

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2015 Aug 24

Radcliffe Exhibits: Corita Kent: Footnotes and Headlines | 8/24 - 9/18/15.

9:00am

Location: 

Schlesinger Library, 3 James Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Corita Kent: Footnotes and Headlines opens on August 24, 2015, and runs through September 18, 2015.

The exhibition will be on view on the first floor of the Schlesinger Library, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Artist Frances Elizabeth Kent was born in 1918 and took the name Sister Mary Corita when she became a nun with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in 1936. She left the order in 1968 and continued to create work that was...

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2015 Aug 10

Center for the History of Medicine: Lunchtime Lecture on "Sella Turcica"

12:00pm

Location: 

Ware Room, 5th Floor Countway Library 10 Shattuck St. Boston, MA 02115

Upcoming Lunchtime Lecture

 "How did the Turkish Saddle become the Sella Turcica? A Cultural and Historical Perspective"

12:00 PM
Feel free to bring your lunch!

Ware Room, 5th Floor
Countway Library
10 Shattuck St.

Boston, MA 02115

 Halil Tekiner, Ph.D.

Halil Tekiner, born to pharmacist parents on June 14, 1983 in Kayseri, Turkey, holds a B.S. in pharmacy as well as an M.S....

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2015 Sep 10

Harvard Kennedy School: Women & Public Policy Program Open House

4:00pm

Location: 

T-102 WAPPP Cason seminar room

For Details, see the Harvard Kennedy School Event Listing.

Please join us to learn about the Women and Public Policy Program and our work of creating and sharing knowledge that helps close gender gaps in economic opportunity, political participation, health, and education. We will discuss our initiatives...

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