Elsewhere at Harvard

2016 Nov 28

WIGH Seminar: “The World of Universities in the 21st Century: Two Case Studies” | William Kirby

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

See the WIGH Website for details.

“The World of Universities in the 21st Century: Two Case Studies”
William C. Kirby,
Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration; T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies


Commentator:...

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2016 Sep 06

NELC Ice Cream Social

2:30pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Courtyard between Semitic Museum and Yenching Library.
NELC is scooping up an ice cream social!! Tuesday, September 6, 2:30pm – 4:00pm.
Please join us for this sweet celebration of the start of the year! Weather permitting, the event will be held outside, in the courtyard between the Semitic Museum and the Yenching library. Weather not permitting, we’ll set up inside the Semitic Museum, in the 3rd floor common area.
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2016 Aug 17
2016 Oct 06

CES: "Condemned to Rootlessness and Unable to Budge”: Roma, Migration Panics, and Internment in the Late Habsburg Empire

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge

New Directions in European History Study Group

Tara Zahra,
Professor of History at the University of Chicago

In 2015, Europe faced a refugee crisis of a magnitude not seen since the
Second World War, as more than a million individuals arrived on the
continent. The contemporary refugee crisis has brought barbed wire
fences, internment camps, and “no-man’s lands” back to the European
landscape. We are not only in the midst of a “migration crisis,”
however....

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2016 Jul 25

SAI WEBINAR: Empowering Girls through Educational Access and Opportunity: What enables deprived girls to succeed?

6:30pm

Location: 

webinar - please register below to view.

Please register here.

Speaker: Professor Shantha Sinha
Professor Sinha is one of India’s leading child rights activists and the founder and Secretary Trustee of M. Venkatarangaiya Foundation. She was the former Chairperson National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), and Professor in the Department of Political Science – University of Hyderabad. She has been honoured with the Raman Magsaysay Award in 2003, and the Padma Shri in 2008....

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2016 Oct 28

Radcliffe: "From Sea to Changing Sea: A Science Symposium about Oceans"

9:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA

This symposium will focus on important new research on the changing nature of the world’s oceans and the questions that arise from that change. Beginning with a study of new data relating to the formation of oceans and the origins of early life, the program will then examine how oceans continue to change over climate epochs, as ice sheets form and melt and ocean temperatures change. The impact of these shifts—and of those that result from human use of the sea—on marine life and on islands and coastal areas will lead to discussions about climate change and the role the scientific community...

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2016 Oct 20

Radcliffe: Lecture by Bruno Latour

4:15pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA

Bruno Latour is a French philosopher, anthropologist, and sociologist known for his work in science and technology studies, and in developing new lines of inquiry about ecological crises, scientific and religious practices, materiality, modernity and numerous other subjects. He is a professor at Sciences Po, Paris, a Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics, and a professors-at-large at Cornell University.

Free and open to the public.

Cosponsored by the Radcliffe Institute for...

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2016 Jul 05

Radcliffe: Exhibition: Women of the Blackwell Family: Resilience and Change

Tue Jul 5 (All day) to Fri Oct 21 (All day)

Location: 

first floor of the Schlesinger Library

Women of the Blackwell Family: Resilience and Change opens on July 5, 2016, and runs through October 21, 2016.

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

Free and open to the public.

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2016 Aug 18

Hutchins Center: 2016 Hutchins Forum: “Race and the Race to the White House” (Webcast Available)

5:00pm

Location: 

Old Whaling Church, 89 Main Street, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

Introducer:  Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Moderator:  Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Panelists: Charles Blow, Leah Wright Rigeur, Donna Brazile, Armstrong Williams

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