Astronomer Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz Wins Fellowship at Harvard's Radcliffe Institute

University of California Santa Cruz Newscenter
Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, a professor of astronomy and astrophysics at UC Santa Cruz, is among a select group of 50 artists and scholars who will be spending the 2014-15 academic year at the Radcliffe Institute. As the Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow, Ramirez-Ruiz will pursue his research in theoretical astrophysics while part of a vibrant multidisciplinary community.

Diamond Entangles "Smart People" in Race

The Boston Globe
Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Lydia R. Diamond's new play "Smart People," which she worked on while a Radcliffe fellow, examines the dynamics of race in the Harvard community.

Radcliffe Fellows for 2014–2015 Announced

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Harvard Magazine highlights the Harvard faculty members who will be joining the 20142015 Radcliffe Institute class of fellows. 

Hill Selected as Radcliffe Institute Fellow

Harvard Graduate School of Education Headlines
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study has selected Harvard Graduate School of Education Professor Nancy Hill to be a Radcliffe Institute fellow for the 2014–2015 academic year.

Of Vulvas and Car Hoods

Big Red & Shiny
Monday, May 19, 2014

Big Red & Shiny interview with Judy Chicago on art history and feminism. 

32 Greek Plays, No Waiting

Harvard Gazette
Monday, May 19, 2014
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A 12-hour adaptation tapping all 32 surviving Greek tragedies might sound like a tough sell for audiences. But playwright and director Sean Graney RI '14 doesn’t think so.

Radcliffe Institute to Celebrate 15 Years

Harvard Magazine
Thursday, May 15, 2014
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Harvard Magazine previews Radcliffe Day 2014 and Radcliffe Medalist Drew Faust, the founding dean of the Institute. 

Burlesque à la Boston

The Boston Globe
Friday, May 9, 2014

Globe columnist describes his day in Cambridge that began at an academic conference on cities at Harvard's Radcliffe Institute and ended well into the night at a burlesque show called "Strip Zeppelin'' held at Oberon. The writer highlights the role that institutions like universities can play in giving shape to creative inspirations.

BC Historians Earn Fellowships

Boston College Chronicle
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Four BC History Department faculty members have received prestigious yearlong research fellowships for 2014-15, including Professor Prasannan Parthasarathi, who will be a fellow at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute. 

“I Am Not the Best Anymore”

Harvard Magazine
Thursday, May 1, 2014

In this Harvard Magazine story, Class Marshal Ginny Fahs also advises freshmen to take advantage of the many stimulating events happening on campus nearly every day, such as the lectures offered by the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.