Climate Change for The Long Haul

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Photo by Brooks CanadayPhoto by Brooks Canaday

As governments around the world debate steps to slow emissions of greenhouse gases that cause climate change, scientists like Susan Solomon are peering into the future and reaching an uncomfortable conclusion. Solomon was among several speakers at Radcliffe for the Institute's annual science symposium. 

Public Climate Change Symposium Today in Cambridge

Boston Globe
Friday, April 15, 2011

Something in the Air: Climate Change, Science and Policy Symposium will be held today in the Radcliffe Gymnasium, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge. Members of the public are welome. 

Grosz Leaving Radcliffe Deanship

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Photo by Asia KepkaPhoto by Asia Kepka

Dean Barbara J. Grosz of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced today (April 14) that she will step down at the end of this academic year.  

Q&A: Susan Landau on Wiretapping and Data Mining

FierceGovernmentIT
Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Fellow Susan Landau discusses wiretapping, unintended consequences, connecting the dots, and the role of surveillance in society.

The Human Side of Shariah

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 8, 2011
Photo by Jon ChasePhoto by Jon Chase

Fellow and scholar Hauwa Ibrahim works with the powerless in West Africa to navigatie Shariah, Islam's traditional law.

 

Patterns Found in Lab Spark Insight into Nature And Society

BrandeisNOW
Thursday, March 24, 2011

Professor Irving Epstein has spent four decades studying patterns from chemistry and mathematics to animal fur and social systems.

 

Theater's New Frontiers

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Image by Stephanie MitchellImage by Stephanie Mitchell

Radcliffe fellow and theater director John Tiffany explores the ways people communicate, complete with tics.

Q&A: Ela Bhatt on SEWA, Harvard Award

Wall Street Journal
Thursday, March 17, 2011

The Wall Street Journal interviews Ela Bhatt, founder of the Self-Employed Women's Association and 2011 Radcliffe Institute Medal Recipient.

Race in America, Made Personal

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Photo by Kris SnibbePhoto by Kris Snibbe

During a talk at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Annette Gordon-Reed unravels the complex Jefferson-Hemings family ties.

Empowering Women in Africa

Harvard Gazette
Monday, March 14, 2011
Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff PhotographerKris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer

Q&A with Joyce Banda, vice president of Malawi, who visited Harvard last week to participate in the Radcliffe Institute's conference on gender in the developing world. 

 

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