Join Harvard Professor Emma Dench, Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) and McLean Professor of Ancient and Modern History and of the Classics, as she discusses lessons from ancient Rome that inform her leadership of GSAS and how she applies that learning to shape the next generation of groundbreaking researchers and industry leaders.
This event is part of the pre-meeting reception, titled "The Life Changing Impact of Education," for the Annual General Meeting of the Harvard Club of Hong Kong.
Please come to hear Dean Dench and to enjoy drinks, appetizers, and stimulating conversation with fellow alumni and friends!
Leading and Learning—From Antiquity to Harvard GSAS
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
5:30 p.m. Doors open for registration
6:00 p.m. Cocktail reception
6:30 p.m. Conversation with Dean Emma Dench
7:15 p.m. Sharing from Steven Lam, co-founder of Gogovan
7:30 p.m. Sharing from Harvard Book Prize Scholarship Winners
8:15 p.m. Harvard Club of Hong Kong—AGM 2019
Grand Hyatt Hotel
Champagne Bar, Lobby Level
1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai
There is no charge for GSAS alumni thanks to the generous sponsorship from a local GSAS alumnus. However, registration is required.
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) is a premier training ground for global pacesetters and a pipeline for future leaders in academia, business, and industry. As the only PhD granting school at Harvard, GSAS is deeply connected to the University’s professional schools, hospitals, and academic centers. Through these channels, our graduate students are revolutionizing the way we approach and produce research. Every day, these students advance pioneering research through their scholarship, teaching, and interdisciplinary engagement. GSAS confers the degrees of Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts, and Master of Science at Harvard in 59 programs of study, including 17 interfaculty programs in partnership with Harvard’s other graduate and professional Schools.
At the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, our mission is to identify and attract the most promising students to form a dynamic and diverse community and to shape them into visionary scholars, innovative educators, and creative leaders. A strong graduate program is essential to ensuring the strength of Harvard’s undergraduate and faculty research programs.