September 18, 2012
Serving as facility liaisons, advisors, mediators, and event planners, the Graduate School’s 16 resident advisors (RAs) help to create a sense of community and a feeling of belonging among the 417 graduate students who live in the four GSAS... Read More
September 4, 2012
Several evenings on the big-screen TV in the Graduate Student Lounge – all welcome! We look forward to sharing our favorite films with you at Dudley House. Contact Susan Zawalich ( zawalich@fas.harvard.edu ) for more information. “There is really no... Read More
July 26, 2012
Daria Van Tyne bends over a crimson disc, her gloved hand swinging the tip of a pipette in circles to agitate a mixture of substrate and human blood that fills the petri dish. It’s not apparent, but she’s a foot soldier in a war that has been raging... Read More
July 24, 2012
Abroad a few years ago on dissertation research, anthropology PhD student Cynthia Browne came across a bizarre wooden structure standing alone in an overgrown waste. It looked like a bridge, but a bridge that had been fractured and set at odd angles... Read More
July 23, 2012
Interim Dean Richard Tarrant pitches in to serve GSAS with flair During a season of transition at the Graduate School, there was one comforting constant: the familiar presence of Richard J. Tarrant, Pope Professor of the Latin Language and... Read More
July 16, 2012
Plan ahead for a series of essential workshops on fellowships and professional development. Office of Fellowships FALL CALENDAR 2012 Fulbright Orientation and Research Abroad : Description of Fulbrights and Other Traveling Fellowships, Overview of... Read More
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... Read More
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... Read More
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... Read More
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... Read More

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