June 13, 2013
Two of Harvard’s most astute China observers assess the prospects and limitations of a rapidly growing superpower A wife is jailed for poisoning a business acquaintance, a man with whom her family was enmeshed in shadowy, lucrative financial schemes...
April 24, 2013
GSAS was proud to welcome more than 100 alumni from across the globe for a celebration of Harvard Astronomy on April 5, 2013. The day presented opportunities to engage with some of the leading research in the field, to celebrate new discoveries, and...
March 11, 2013
Watching the history of the universe — and tracing our cosmic roots — with unprecedented precision And so the race is on to build the largest optical telescope in the world, with three projects vying to raise enough money to build their design...
March 11, 2013
An autism expert moves from diagnosis to “what happens next”. Q+A ID name: Catherine Lord, PhD ’76 field of study: Psychology today: Center for Autism and the Developing Brain, White Plains, NY “My goal is nothing short of transforming the way...
February 11, 2013
An MD/PhD student works to mobilize local communities to improve health care in Africa To the endeavor of improving health care in the world’s poorest regions, Scott Lee brings two conspicuous assets. The more obvious is the $100,000 grant that the...
February 7, 2013
GSAS alumni donated more than $1 million last year — funding that underwrites graduate research workshops, provides fellowships, seeds new initiatives, and supports the development of graduate students beyond the classroom (career development,...
June 29, 2012
When more than 300 alumni of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences returned to campus on April 14, 2012, for Alumni Day, that annual rite of spring, the intellectual fare on offer was — as ever — challenging and ambitious. If the seven Harvard...
June 28, 2012
The Graduate School Alumni Association partnered with the Office of Career Services again this spring to present the second annual Leveraging Your PhD in the Workplace on April 20, 2012. Designed to highlight career options and job-seeking...
June 28, 2012
The Science Policy Careers Symposium, held on May 2, 2012, and partially sponsored by current GSAS students, gave PhD students and postdocs a real-world immersion into a wide range of policy positions, as well as a sense of its satisfactions and...
June 28, 2012
When Grazyna Jasienska saw her son Adam presented with a Certificate of Distinction in Teaching from the Derek Bok Center in April, she could have been forgiven for being slightly less impressed than the average mother. After all, she earned the...

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