e-Cigarette Controls Increase Teen Smoking Rates

Medscape
Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Abigail Sarah Friedman found that banning e-cigarette sales to people younger than 18 years increased smoking rates by 0.9% among 12- to 17-year-olds. Her work was made possible by her 2014 fellowship year at Radcliffe.  

Boston Globe Bibliophiles: Poet Ross Gay Digs into Books on Farming

The Boston Globe
Saturday, October 31, 2015
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

The Boston Globe interviews poet and Radcliffe Institute fellow Ross Gay about what he is reading now and why. Gay has been named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award for his Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude.

The Archive of Eating

New York Times
Thursday, October 29, 2015

The New York Times Magazine profiles Barbara Ketcham Wheaton, an 84-year-old librarian who has spent more than half her life building a comprehensive database of cookbooks throughout history.

Freeing the Word: teamLab at Radcliffe

Harvard Arts Blog
Monday, October 26, 2015
Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

The first time I slipped through the curtained doorway to teamLab’s What a Loving and Beautiful World installation, I saw “fire” crawling down the wall—the character “fire” (火) that burst into flames as I touched it.

Schlesinger Library Hosts Zine-Making Event

The Harvard Crimson
Friday, October 23, 2015
Photo by Y. Kit WuPhoto by Y. Kit Wu

The Schlesinger Library offered Harvard College students the opportunity to learn about zines and gain experience in the feminist tradition of zine-making.

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.

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