Parenting in Context

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, May 12, 2011
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

In her Fellows' Presentation, Nancy E. Hill, the Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, attempted to do what she herself acknowledged is almost impossible to dispassionately analyze data about parenting styles.

Radcliffe Welcomes 2011-2012 Fellows

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, May 12, 2011

Just as Harvard College accepted only 6 percent of its applicants this year, so did the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. These fellows are 'poised for a year of discovery, innovation, and creation.'

Breaking The Sonnet Barrier

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 29, 2011

Fellow Anna Maria Hong says "This has been by far the most productive time in my writing life," who quickly surpassed her original goal of writing 40 sonnets during her academic year. Since the fall she has completed 85 works. "There is something about the magic of Radcliffe, the luxury of this time. And the incredible intellectual and creative stimulation has been really productive." 

An Interim Dean for Radcliffe

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 29, 2011
Photo by Kris SnibbePhoto by Kris Snibbe

Lizabeth Cohen, Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS), will serve as interim dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, beginning July 1.

Lizabeth Cohen Appointed Radcliffe Institute Interim Dean

Harvard Magazine
Friday, April 29, 2011

Jones professor of American studies Lizabeth Cohen will become interim dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, starting July 1, President Drew Faust announced today. 

Ela R. Bhatt to Receive Radcliffe Medal

Harvard Magazine
Thursday, April 28, 2011

Activist and entrepreneur Ela R. Bhatt, founder of the Self Employed Women's Association in India and the Indian School of Micro-finance for Women, will speak to guests and receive the Radcliffe Medal during the Radcliffe Day luncheon on May 27.  

RIT Astrophysicist Wins Fellowship at Prestigious Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

RIT University News
Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Rochester Institute of Technology professor Stefi Baum has won a fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University for the 2011–2012 academic year. 

Too Many Passwords? NIST Exploring Identity Standards

Washington Business Journal; Phoenix Business Journal
Friday, April 22, 2011

White House unveils strategy for online 'identity ecosystem.' The question is whether the private sector will make sure consumer privacy continues to be protected. Since technology will continue to evolve, the government will have to stay involved with the industry-led credentialing process, said Susan Landau, a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.

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.