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At the start of The Harvard Campaign in 2013, President Drew Faust underscored the University’s fundamental commitment to discovery and to the education of leaders to make a positive difference in the world. Since then, more than 133,000 donors have made contributions to support the campaign, including more than $820 million to provide financial aid for students across campus.
Since long before the publication of Loop of Jade (2015), her debut collection, Sarah Howe has been a highly regarded and much-loved member of the UK poetry scene. She is not currently in the UK, however; for a little while longer, she is a fellow at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
The Harvard Crimson reports that the Radcliffe Institute "has raised $55 million towards its $70 million capital campaign fundraising goal, placing the Institute at nearly 80 percent of its target."
The astronomy professor has been awarded a Radcliffe Institute fellowship to explore the edges of known physics by looking at black holes and exchanging ideas with scientists, artists and filmmakers at Harvard University.
The Boston Globe narrates 2012 fellow Dwayne Betts's path from poet at the Radcliffe Institute to graduate of Yale Law School.
Philanthropy News Digest shares that the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University is accepting applications for its 2017-18 Fellowship Program.