November 12, 2013
Saturate the Moment, a new installation by Harvard students that is a striking reflection on the relationship between art and the environment, opened in Radcliffe Yard. This piece won Radcliffe's inaugural Public Art Competition.
October 11, 2013
Sociologist Devah Pager and human rights scholar Kathryn Sikkink to Harvard Kennedy School, and Islamic law expert Intisar A. Rabb to Harvard Law School
Radcliffe’s Schlesinger Library Awards More Than $85,000 for Research Projects on History of Women in America
October 8, 2013
Grants fund 38 projects that explore the library’s vast holdings on women’s rights and feminism, health and sexuality, work and family life, education, and culinary history.
July 21, 2013
Radcliffe reflections on publishing expert Lindy Hess, who died at 63, and who had played a critical role in helping many Institute fellows reach their publication goals.
July 21, 2013
Lindy Hess, who for 25 years was director of the Radcliffe and Columbia Publishing Courses, which helped thousands of young people enter and thrive in a publishing world evolving from books to blogs, died in July 2013.
May 20, 2013
The Radcliffe Institute awarded the Fay Prize to three graduating seniors whose theses set forth the most imaginative work and original research: mathematics concentrator Ashok Cutkosky, history and literature concentrator Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey, and history concentrator Laura Savarese.
May 8, 2013
THE SCIENCE OF TOYS, THE COMEDY OF TRAGEDIES, THE DESIGN OF DESTRUCTION
The 50 artists and scholars who have been selected as fellows at the Radcliffe Institute during the 2013–2014 academic year will have a year of discovery to write books, create art, pioneer research, and bring together theory and practice.
April 18, 2013
The innovative international scholar Tamar Herzog has been appointed the Monroe Gutman Professor of Latin American Affairs in Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS). She also will become the Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Herzog comes to Harvard from Stanford University, where she has been a Professor of Latin American, Spanish, and Portuguese history since 2005.
February 27, 2013
Radcliffe announces actor and arts advocate Jane Alexander will receive the Radcliffe Medal from Dean Lizabeth Cohen on Radcliffe Day 2013. A morning panel will convene leaders in the visual arts, writing, and music in a discussion moderated by A.R.T. artistic director Diane Paulus.
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute Awarded $150,000 to Digitize Blackwell Family Collection
January 29, 2013
Radcliffe's Schlesinger Library announces the launch of a new Blackwell Family digitization project supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.