February 6, 2019
“Every American should know her name and her decades-long work to secure the rights of farmworkers, women, and other disadvantaged people,” said Dean Tomiko Brown-Nagin.
Radcliffe Institute at Harvard presents Future Fossil, a newly commissioned exhibition by Clarissa Tossin, inspired by Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis trilogy.
January 30, 2019
The artworks in this exhibition imagine a moment of collision of the past, present, and future. Clarissa Tossin explains, “In the course of making this work, I’ve wondered what a core sample of Earth taken 1,000 years from now will look like.”
Radcliffe Institute at Harvard Presents an Exhibition and Publication by Anna Von Mertens That Stitch Together Past and Present, Science and Art
October 31, 2018
In Measure, Anna Von Mertens explores the role of repetition, recognition, notation, and imagination in the development of astronomy.
Radcliffe Institute at Harvard to Host a Public Symposium Exploring "The Undiscovered" and How to Transform the Way Science Is Taught
October 22, 2018
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University announces its science symposium—“The Undiscovered”—to be held on October 26, 2018.
August 1, 2018
The ability to 3D print soft, robotic grippers on board ships makes it easier for biologists like David Gruber RI '18 to interact with fragile deep-sea marine life.
July 18, 2018
A new device developed by Harvard researchers and marine biologist David Gruber RI '18 safely traps delicate sea creatures inside a folding polyhedral enclosure and lets them go without harm using a novel, origami-inspired design.
June 25, 2018
Funding from Harvard Library's S.T. Lee Innovation Grant will support a large-scale project to document the #metoo movement.
May 16, 2018
The Institute awards the 2018 Fay Prize to Harvard College seniors Hannah Byrne, Lily Scherlis, and Aron Szanto for outstanding imaginative work or original research.
May 8, 2018
The more than 50 individuals from 11 countries who make up Radcliffe’s new fellowship cohort will pursue work across the sciences, social sciences, humanities, and arts.
Mellon Foundation Grant to Radcliffe's Schlesinger Library Will Catalyze New Scholarship on American Women's Suffrage and the Still-Unrealized Promise of Female Citizenship
April 17, 2018
The grant of $870,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will support fellowships and programming centered on the 2020 centennial of the 19th Amendment.