Independent Mind

Harvard Gazette
Friday, October 23, 2015
Photo by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff Photographer

Claudia Escobar RI '16, a former justice in Guatemala and now a Scholar at Risk at Harvard, says that a lack of judicial independence creates fertile ground for corruption.

Japanese Collective teamLab Enchants at Radcliffe

Boston Globe
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

The Boston Globe calls teamLab's art installation at Radcliffe as one that you "have a hard time leaving—it’s that engrossing."

Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute Displays a Touch-Sensitive Digital Artwork

Boston Magazine
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

The exhibition by teamLab allows visitors to step inside an immersive environment, whose visuals are triggered by touch.

15 Minutes with Michael Pollan

The Harvard Crimson
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

Michael Pollan RI '16, the acclaimed food journalist, is a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute exploring psychedelic drug therapy. He talked with the Harvard Crimson about healthy eating hacks in college and his fellowship year so far.

"What a Loving and Beautiful World" Brings Digital Art to Radcliffe

The Harvard Crimson
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Photo by Katherine L. BorrazzoPhoto by Katherine L. Borrazzo

With its multimedia installation "What a Loving and Beautiful World" at Radcliffe's Byerly Hall, the contemporary Japanese artistic collective teamLab sets out to push the bounds of media art.

Into the Archives

The Harvard Crimson
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Photo by Katherine L. BorrazzoPhoto by Katherine L. Borrazzo

The Harvard Crimson profiles collection teams, including at the Schlesinger Library, that have turned to technology to engage with students, using social media and digital archives to promote their holdings and potential learning experiences within the libraries.

For Gallery Visitors, a Chance to Be One with the Art

Harvard Gazette
Monday, October 19, 2015
teamLab at Radcliffe

A new installation at Radcliffe by teamLab, a collaborative of engineers and artists, transforms viewers into virtual artists.

"Punk Ballerina" Karole Armitage Discusses Dance and Art

The Harvard Crimson
Monday, October 19, 2015
Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

Historians Discuss Digitization of Blackwell Family Archives

The Harvard Crimson
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
John Frederick Bell, Melanie Gustafson, Richard S. Newman, and Elizabeth Reis. Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerJohn Frederick Bell, Melanie Gustafson, Richard S. Newman, and Elizabeth Reis. Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

Panelists discussed the impact of technology on archives in celebration of the digitization of the Blackwell Family Papers, a recent endeavor by the Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute.

Chasing Wonder to the Finest Detail

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Photo by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell, Harvard Staff Photographer

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks author Rebecca Skloot—at Radcliffe as a visiting scholar—talks about her new book project, on the bond between humans and animals.

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