To advance sustainability, fight inequality, researcher says

Sampson study urges greater attention to strengthening social structure in cities

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A closer look at the post-election stock rally

Kennedy School paper matches performance across sectors to Trump policy stances

‘Moonlight’ composer inspired by campus connections

Oscar-nominated alumnus melded love of music with his studies in psychology

Rihanna named Humanitarian of Year

Singer to accept Harvard Foundation’s award this week

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Open to the public through March 10

Plaza WinterFest 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lecture: Climate Change Beyond Environmentalism

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 6:00pm

Lecture: Doris Salcedo’s Circles of Sorrow

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Faculty Speaker: Growing Up in a Media World

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Creativity, medicine and the arts

The Arts and Humanities Initiative at Harvard Medical School presents a series of workshops about the value of an ongoing relationship with the arts while in pursuit of a study of science.

Making metallic hydrogen at Harvard

Nearly a century after it was theorized, Harvard scientists have succeeded in creating metallic hydrogen. In addition to helping scientists answer fundamental questions about the nature of matter, the material is theorized to have a wide range of applications, ranging from room-temperature superconductors to powerful rocket propellant.

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For better health, reduce greenhouse gases

The “Harvard Chan: This Week in Health” podcast sits down with Aaron Bernstein, associate director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment at the Harvard Chan School, to discuss how …

A closer look at the post-election stock rally

A new Kennedy School paper looks at early investor reaction to Donald Trump’s presidency.

Conservatives want results

With the Republican Party controlling Washington, one might consider this the best of times for the conservative movement. Yet the consensus at a Kennedy School forum was often just the opposite.

Bogie, Bergman, and the Brattle

Harvard scholars weigh in on the range of factors that have made “Casablanca” one of the most beloved movies in history.

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News from Around Harvard

Gateway to Global Learning

HMS Global Academy’s new web portal opens doors to medical education

Explore Careers in Energy and Environment

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pmOCS Reading Room, 54 Dunster St. …

HUH Seminar

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pmHarvard University Herbaria, Seminar Room 125, 22 Divinity Ave. …

Enterprise Climate and Cultural Resilience RFP: by 3/31

Enterprise has issued a call for proposals for projects that use the tools of creative placemaking to build both cultural resilience and climate resilience. …

Just Food? Forum on Labor Across the Food System

Sat, 04/01/2017 (All day)Austin Hall, 1585 Massachusetts Ave. …

Discussing India's Energy Future

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 4:15pmStarr Auditorium, 79 JFK St. …

HLS Program on International Law and Armed Conflict releases report on ‘indefinite’ war

The Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (HLS PILAC) has released a new report titled "Indefinite War: Unsettled International Law on the End of Armed Conflict."

Why Are Women Underrepresented as Leaders? Two Ideas from Recent Psychological Research with Francesca Gino

Gender inequality in top leadership positions persists across a range of fields. …