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.

 

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.

First Behind the Camera: Photojournalist Jessie Tarbox Beals

Harvard Gazette
Monday, March 14, 2011
Image courtesy of Schlesinger LibraryImage courtesy of Schlesinger Library

Before Annie Leibovitz and Margaret Bourke-White, there was Jessie Tarbox Beals (1870–1942). Her papers and pictures to the Schlesinger Library at Radcliffe, where they're available today to scholars and others interested in women's history.

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. 

 

The Need for Men to Back Women

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

Radcliffe conference explores gender issues in developing world.

Director of Hit Black Watch Play Swaps Easterhouse for Elite US University

Scottish Daily Record
Saturday, March 5, 2011

John Tiffany discusses his work at the Radcliffe Institute and his career as an award-winning director.

One Woman Show

The Boston Globe
Friday, March 4, 2011

Actress and writer Anna Deavere Smith, performed at a private event the other night at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University. 

The Radcliffe Institute Celebrates Black History Month

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Dorothy West (1907-1998), a writer who was part of the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s, was interviewed for the Schlesinger Library's Black Women Oral History Project. Here she is at her writing desk, on her porch in Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, circa 1985. West's papers--and the blue desk--are in the Schlesinger's collections. Photo by Judith Sedwick.Dorothy West (1907-1998), a writer who was part of the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s, was interviewed for the Schlesinger Library's Black Women Oral History Project. Here she is at her writing desk, on her porch in Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, circa 1985. West's papers--and the blue desk--are in the Schlesinger's collections. Photo by Judith Sedwick.

The Radcliffe Institute celebrates Black History Month with the help of fellows, staff and collections at the Schlesinger Library. 

Beyond DNA

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Photo by Kris SnibbePhoto by Kris Snibbe

C. David Allis explores an aspect of genetic regulation during the Radcliffe Dean's Lecture. 


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