June 8, 2015
As a Brookings Institution fellow and an expert on Vladimir Putin, Fiona Hill, PhD '98, keeps her eye on Russia and the surrounding region.
May 26, 2015
On May 27, 2015, four alumni of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) were awarded the Centennial Medal for their “contributions to society as they have emerged from one’s graduate education at Harvard.”
May 20, 2015
In April, GSAS celebrated Alumni Day, an annual tradition that drew more than 300 graduates to Cambridge for a day filled with talks and opportunities to engage with fellow alumni. The day showcased the intellectual work conducted at Harvard by...
September 5, 2014
An astronomer explores extrasolar planets, while telling stories about the very large and the very small
August 27, 2014
Helping graduate students share their work For Stephen Blyth , PhD ’92, successful graduate work is not measured by how few people understand it. “It is so important to be able to communicate one’s ideas in a clear and compelling way,” says Blyth, a...
June 17, 2014
How images from a spy’s toolkit are helping a Harvard-led team uncover the landscapes and the cultures of the ancient world
March 18, 2014
The Graduate School hosted three University-wide alumni events in China in January, during a trip whose many highlights included the presence of Faculty of Arts and Sciences Dean Michael D. Smith, who was making his first visit to Asia. GSAS Dean...
June 13, 2013
Each object of art tells its own story, on its own terms. Suzanne Preston Blier listens — and then weaves connections between its makers, their society, its journey, and ours. As an undergraduate at the University of Vermont in the late 1960s,...
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...