Freddy Valencia and Alyssa Hernandez
March 23, 2018
Alfredo "Freddy" Valencia and Alyssa Hernandez are the inaugural diversity and inclusion fellows in the GSAS Office of Diversity and Minority Affairs.Read More
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March 22, 2018
From time to time, when students request a letter of recommendation from a faculty advisor, they... Read More
Ashley D. Farmer
March 15, 2018
As a scholar, Ashley D. Farmer , AM ’08 in history, PhD ’13 in African American Studies, knew that the condensed, male-dominated narratives of the American black power and civil rights movements were obscuring stories of women.Read More
March 8, 2018
Dench holds a bachelor’s, master’s, and a doctor of philosophy degree in ancient history from the University of Oxford. She taught classics and ancient history at Birkbeck College, University of London, before coming to Harvard in 2007 with a joint appointment in classics and history. She has received numerous awards for excellence in teaching and mentoring.Read More

Alumni Books

Anna Fisher-Pinkert
March 2, 2018
It's a truism that American political life is broken. Even with the presidency, Congress, and... Read More
Christie Chiu

Christie Chiu

Stu Rosner
February 26, 2018
Christie Chiu explores fundamental questions concerning high-temperature superconductors.Read More
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February 26, 2018
Notes from the Dudley Underground by Jackie YunRead More
Two people look at a laptop and a tablet together
February 26, 2018
Students are hesitant, perhaps wary of demanding too much from busy faculty. Your best bet in developing faculty mentor relationships is to let it happen naturally, but with a special meaning of “naturally.”Read More
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Emily Wilson
February 23, 2018
Why is menswear so uniform, while women's fashion embraces all sorts of decorative, embellished outfits. In other words, why is "plumage" so dependent on gender? And what happens when we start to bend those gender rules?Read More
Natasha Warikoo

Natasha Warikoo

February 20, 2018
When Natasha Warikoo, PhD ’05, sociology, moved to the United Kingdom to teach at the... Read More