Turning the Brain Green

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Photo by Jon Chase, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Jon Chase, Harvard Staff Photographer

Could a better understanding of the brain’s reward system—a network fine-tuned over millions of years and focused on survival—help mankind skirt environmental disaster? Neurosurgeon Ann-Christine Duhaime RI '16 thinks it’s entirely possible. 

Nature as Storm Defender

Harvard Gazette
Monday, June 27, 2016
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

The sometimes negative impact of seawalls was examined during Radcliffe's "Next in Science" series featuring Northeastern University's Rachel Gittman and Ana Širović of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

Radcliffe Raises $55 Million in Capital Campaign

The Harvard Crimson
Friday, June 3, 2016

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." 

Prestigious Fellowship for UA's Dimitrios Psaltis

University of Arizona News
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

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.

Former Convict Graduates from Yale Law School

The Boston Globe
Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Boston Globe narrates 2012 fellow Dwayne Betts's path from poet at the Radcliffe Institute to graduate of Yale Law School. 

Radcliffe Institute Accepting Applications for Fellowship Program

Philanthropy News Digest
Saturday, May 28, 2016

Philanthropy News Digest shares that the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University is accepting applications for its 2017-18 Fellowship Program. 

Janet Yellen Says the Fed Could Raise Rates ‘in the Coming Months’

The Wall Street Journal
Friday, May 27, 2016
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

The Wall Street Journal highlights Federal Reserve Chair Yellen as the recipient of the Radcliffe Medal and features Bernanke's praise calling Yellen “an outstanding policy maker and an outstanding person.”

Yellen Says Fed Rate Hike Likely Appropriate in Coming Months

Friday, May 27, 2016
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

Reuters joins more than 1300 attendees at Radcliffe Day at which Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was the honoree. Article features quotations from Chair Yellen and the impact on the markets of what she said.

Janet Yellen, Honored by Radcliffe, Ponders Economy

The Harvard Gazette
Friday, May 27, 2016
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

The Harvrd Gazette: Janet L. Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the country’s central banking system, accepted the Radcliffe Medal, and discussed economic concerns.

Yellen: Rate Rise May be Appropriate "in Coming Months"

Fox Business
Friday, May 27, 2016

Fox Business attended Radcliffe Day and shares honoree Janet Yellen's commentary from the Radcliffe Medal program and ceremony.