October 25, 2012
The Radcliffe Institute announces the launch of its inaugural public art competition dedicated to giving Harvard students the opportunity to create new art for the community. Students must register by November 30 and the winning student or team of students will receive a $5,000 prize and funding for construction of a public art installation in a prominent new garden space on Brattle Street at the Radcliffe Institute.
October 12, 2012
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study’s science symposium, “Cloudy with a Chance of Solutions: The Future of Water,” will examine the science and policy of delivering clean water today and in the future.
October 1, 2012
Junot Diaz, Pulitzer–prize winning writer and Radcliffe Institute fellow in 2003–2004, was named a 2012 MacArthur Fellow.
September 21, 2012
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute, which houses Julia Child’s extensive papers, is sponsoring “Siting Julia: A Julia Child Centenary Symposium” to celebrate the legacy of Julia Child on the centenary year of her birth. Authors, television producers, restaurateurs, and the Child’s family and neighbors provide a behind-the-scenes view of the life and work of American phenomenon Julia Child, who brought her passion for learning and teaching French culinary arts to homes across the United States.
June 14, 2012
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute today announced the 40 scholars, professionals, and student recipients of the 2012 Schlesinger Library Grants. The Schlesinger Library grants, totaling $75,000, fund projects that involve the library's holdings on the lives and work of women in America.
May 17, 2012
The Radcliffe Institute awarded the 2012 Fay Prize to Victoria Koski-Karell and Justin Wymer for the most imaginative work and original research in any field.
May 4, 2012
The Radcliffe Institute, Harvard's institute for advanced study, announces the 51 women and men—from across the University and around the world—who will be convening as 2012–2013 fellows.
March 8, 2012
Lizabeth Cohen, an eminent scholar of 20th-century American social and political history and interim dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study since last July, has been named dean, Harvard President Drew Faust announced.
January 27, 2012
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced today that Margaret H. Marshall EdM ’69 will be awarded the 2012 Radcliffe Institute Medal. Marshall has been a force for justice and equality throughout her life.
December 1, 2011
Legendary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman spoke to a standing-room-only audience at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study in a lecture titled “Shooting, Editing, and Reading a Documentary Film.” Wiseman, an independent documentary filmmaker at Cambridge-based Zipporah Films,