Elsewhere at Harvard

2017 Feb 01

CMES: Executive Order Reaction - Town Hall Meeting

4:00pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Science Center, Hall B, 1 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

The Office of Vice Provost for International Affairs, the Harvard International Office and the HLS Immigration and Refugee Clinic present

Executive Order Reaction - Town Hall Meeting

Members of the Harvard community who are affected by the orders, or who believe they may be affected, as well as other interested members of the Harvard community, are welcome to attend.  Please pass the word to all affected.

Hosted by Vice Provost Mark Elliott and the Office of the Vice Provost for...

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2017 Feb 23

Dept. of Anthropology: Sacred Nation: Chinese Museums and the Legacy of Empire

6:00pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Race, Representation, and Museums Lecture Series 

Magnus Fiskesjö, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Cornell University

The official Chinese view of China’s history and national identity has been transformed in recent decades from a tale of revolutionary class struggle into a story of ancient and unbroken national and imperial glory. This shift can be discerned in both new and restored Chinese museums and memorial sites commemorating recent and past heroes. Magnus Fiskesjö will discuss the current boom in China’s “culture...

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2017 Feb 17

Weatherhead Center: Economic History Workshop

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center,1805 Cambridge Street, M16, Cambridge, MA

Speaker: 

Petra MoserAssociate Professor of, Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Eric ChaneyFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.
 
Melissa DellFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University...

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2017 Feb 14

Weatherhead Center: "Why do Voters Elect Celebrities? Evidence from Japan"

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building (K262),Bowie-Vernon Room, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

Speaker:

Justin ReevesPostdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University; Assistant Professor of Political Science, Southern Methodist University.

Moderator:

...

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2017 Feb 10

Weatherhead Center: "Scientific Revolution: Institutions and the Intellectual Rise of the Western World"

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center,1805 Cambridge Street, M16, Cambridge, MA

 

Economic History Workshop

Speaker: 

Eric Chaney, Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu
Chairs:

Eric Chaney, Faculty Associate. Assistant...

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2017 Feb 06

Weatherhead Center: "Trade, Merchants and Lost Cities of the Bronze Age"

2:30pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

M-15 Littauer Center of Public Administration, Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

International Economics Workshop

A. Kerem Cosar, Associate Professor, University of Virginia

Co-sponsored by the Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Contact: 

Cynthia Gomez 
Cgomez@fas.harvard.edu
Chairs:

Pol Antràs...

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2017 Feb 03

Weatherhead Center Undergraduate Associate Thesis Conference

9:00am to 4:15pm

Location: 

CGIS South S020, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge MA

 

The Weatherhead Center invites you to its annual conference featuring senior thesis research presentations by its Undergraduate Associates. For full details, including the agenda and presentation abstracts, please visit the conference website at http://conferences.wcfia.harvard.edu/undergraduate_thesis.

Contact:

Clare Putnam
cputnam@wcfia.harvard.edu
(617) 495-9899

 

 

2017 Feb 02

Weatherhead Center Undergraduate Associate Thesis Conference

12:15pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South S020, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge MA

 

The Weatherhead Center invites you to its annual conference featuring senior thesis research presentations by its Undergraduate Associates. For full details, including the agenda and presentation abstracts, please visit the conference website at http://conferences.wcfia.harvard.edu/undergraduate_thesis.

Contact:

Clare Putnam
cputnam@wcfia.harvard.edu
(617) 495-9899

 

2017 Feb 01

CMES: "Robbing the Armenians and the Making of the Gaziantep Urban Bourgeoisie Elites in the Republic of Turkey (1923-1931)"

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building (K262),Bowie-Vernon Room, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

Turkey in the Modern World

 

Speaker:

Umit KurtFellow, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

Co-sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jessica Barnard 
jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Mary-Jo DelVecchio GoodFaculty Associate. Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine,...

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2017 Oct 26

History Grad Student Assoc: The Invention of Byzantine Studies in Early Modern Europe

Thu - Fri, Nov 1 to Nov 2, 5:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: 

Barker Center Rm. 110, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Thurs. October 26 (from 5-7 pm)
Fri. October 27 (9 am-5:30pm)

Conference: The Invention of Byzantine Studies in Early Modern Europe, Harvard University 26–27 October

A two-day international conference on the development of Byzantine scholarship in early modern Europe. The conference will feature a keynote address by Professor Anthony Grafton (Princeton University) and a range of papers on the art historical, historiographical,...

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2017 Feb 17

CES Dissertation Workshop: Politics of Plaint: Nagas, Namibians, and the United Nations System of the early 1960s

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge
2017 Jan 30

Institute of Politics: Muslim Communities vs. Trump: Controlling the Political Message

8:00pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium - Boylston Hall 110, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA

Hosted by: The Politics of Race and Ethnicity at the Institute of Politics

Join the Politics of Race and Ethnicity for a conversation about Muslim narratives in Trump's America

Professor Ali H. Asani is a member of the Harvard University Class of 1977 and a current professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures. Prof. Asani will be focusing on Trump rhetoric's impact on Muslim communities and how they are fighting back.

To engage even more with the Muslim community beyond this conversation, please stay in touch with the...

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2017 Feb 02

SoHP: "Solar Storms, TreeRings and Astrochronology: New Radiocarbon Research from Oxford"

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Rm. S250, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

On Thursday, February 2ndDr. Michael Dee will speak on “Solar Storms, Tree Rings and Astrochronology: New Radiocarbon Research from Oxford” from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm in CGIS South Room S250, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge.  Dr. Dee is currently at the Centre for Isotope Research, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, and recently completed a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship at the University of Oxford / Radiocarbon Accelerator Unit.  The workshop will be chaired by Noreen Tuross, Landon T. Clay Professor of...

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