Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Mar 03

Hutchins Center: "A view from the Other Side: The Saint Domingue Revolution through Spanish Sources" - Day 1

4:00pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Jane Landers
Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of History, Vanderbilt University

 A View from the Other Side: The Saint Domingue Revolution through Spanish Sources

 A lecture in 3 parts.

 

Tuesday, March 3: The Entwined Histories...

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2015 Feb 25

Hutchins Center: "Hurricanes, Populism, and Memory: Race, Class, and Disaster in the Creation of Welfare States in the Greater Caribbean" | Stuart Schwartz

12:00pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street

Stuart Schwartz

George Burton Adams Professor of History and Chair of the Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies, Yale University

 Hurricanes, Populism, and Memory: Race, Class, and Disaster in the Creation of Welfare States in the Greater Caribbean

Free and open to the public. Please feel free to bring a lunch.

2015 Mar 14

Spring Recess

Sat Mar 14 (All day) to Sun Mar 22 (All day)

2015 Apr 08

CCW: Angela Crispi

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard i-lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Allston

Angela Q. Crispi, Executive Dean for Administration, HBS

Please join us as we meet in the Harvard Innovation Lab for refreshments and a talk by Angela Crispi of her personal journey from HBS MBA graduate to HBS senior executive leading a team of more than 1,000 employees and overseeing an annual budget of more than $500 million. This is an excellent opportunity to see the i-lab space and...

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2015 Mar 05

Concerns of Women at Harvard (CCW): “Race for the Double Helix” A Celebration of Rosalind Franklin

4:45pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge

Screening and discussion of “Race for the Double Helix” (BBC, 1987)

Women’s History Month is in March so please join us for a celebration of Rosalind Franklin, English chemist and X-Ray crystallographer, the unsung heroine of the science that helped reveal the structure of DNA. This...

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2015 Feb 17

Romance Languages: "Poetry you see me" a film by Marina Spada: A Documentary on Antonia Pozzi's Milan

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Lamont Library Forum Room

Following the screening there will be a Q&A session with the director, Marina Spada.

Urban space, the female subject and poetry are the key words in the cinema of Marina Spada, a Milanese filmmaker active on the Italian cinematic scene since the late Nineties and a professor of cinema at the Film, Television and New Media School in Milan. She has initially self-produced her films and, together with other women directors such as Alina Marazzi, she has created in Milan a pole of vibrant cinematic activity. Marina Spada is one of the most interesting filmmakers...

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2015 Feb 18

Instituto Cervantes: "The Art of Scientific Storytelling" | Rafael Luna

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Observatorio. 2 Arrow St. 4th fl. Cambridge, MA. 02138

Communicating the 'So What?' of science is imperative to the success of anyone pursuing a science-related career. It not only encourages others to support science, but it also enriches the engagement of the scientist with his or her research questions. By communicating one’s science in a clear and compelling fashion through narrative analytics, it is possible to share your research with maximum effect. This interactive workshop provides instruction on how to communicate scientific concepts using the structural aspects of a story. Dr. Rafael E. Luna is the author of The...

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