Feature Stories

Innovation illustration
March 17, 2017
In 1847, Abbot Lawrence, a mill owner in the eponymous city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, donated $50,000 to Harvard University for the establishment of an advanced scientific school. Driven in part by his friendship with Harvard President Edward... Read More
Funlayo Wood
March 16, 2017
Written above the door of Funlayo Wood’s office is the Yoruba proverb Iwa l’ewa , “character is beauty.” For those in the Yoruba religion Iwa l’ewa is more than just a proverb, it is their highest goal. Character,... Read More
March 13, 2017
Dudley House is celebrating 25 years as the GSAS graduate student center! In addition to events taking place throughout the year, Dudley hosted a weekend of festivities during November 2016 that included a gala featuring refreshments, a signature... Read More