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,
November 17, 2011
On November 17, Anita Hill spoke at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University about her new book, Reimagining Equality.
October 21, 2011
The "Reimagining the City-University Connection" symposium brings together scholars and senior practitioners from across Harvard University, leading US universities, and the City of Boston to discuss ways in which cities and universities can work together to improve the quality of research for scholars and the quality of life for citizens.
October 14, 2011
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University will host "Molecules, Movement, and Motors" to examine the mechanics of motors—from naturally occurring motors, such as those inside cells, to new synthetic motors made from DNA.
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Holds Symposium on the Past, Present, and Future of Women in the Workplace
September 9, 2011
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University will host "The New Majority? The Past, Present, and Future of Women in the Workplace." The symposium will address how women's employment has transformed workplaces, households, and social life over the past half-century—as well as challenges that remain, especially in the current economy.
Radcliffe Institute Appoints Joanna Aizenberg, Leah Price, and Robert Sampson Directors of Academic Ventures
June 21, 2011
Aizenberg, Price and Sampson lead multidisciplinary work across university and beyond.
May 24, 2011
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced that Ela Bhatt, founder of the Self Employed Women’s Association, will be awarded the 2011 Radcliffe Institute Medal.
May 19, 2011
Today, the Radcliffe Institute named Matthew Smith Miller winner of the 2011 Captain Jonathan Fay Prize for his interdisciplinary work and extensive original research in his thesis, "Surely His Mother Mourns for Him": Africans on Exhibition in Boston and New York, 1860-1861.