October 10, 2011
The 2011 Nobel prize in economic sciences was awarded today to two GSAS alums who both received their Harvard PhDs in 1968, Thomas J. Sargent , the Berkley Professor of Economics and Business New York University, and Christopher A. Sims (also a... Read More
October 6, 2011
A report by Cynthia Verba, GSAS director of fellowships In addition to sharing individual experiences of applying for postdoctoral funding and positions, the three scholars who took part in a recent GSAS panel discussion on postdocs effectively... Read More
October 6, 2011
Two astronomers who received their PhDs from Harvard were named today as among the three winners of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics for their discovery that the universe is expanding at an ever-accelerating rate — a discovery that shook cosmology "... Read More
September 28, 2011
Celebrate Harvard University’s innovative commitment to graduate student life by joining us on October 27, 5–7 p.m., as Dudley House celebrates its 20th anniversary as the graduate student center at GSAS! When Dudley House opened in its current form... Read More
September 28, 2011
PhD student Carla Martin turns a culinary passion into a scholarly analysis, exploring the complex cultural, socioeconomic, and sustainability issues of chocolate — and celebrating it, too. In the Department of African and African American Studies... Read More
September 22, 2011
GSAS and the W.E.B. Du Bois Graduate Society sponsored their 20th annual welcome dinner for minority AM and PhD candidates earlier this month — a collegial evening of fun and relaxation and an occasion for new and returning students to meet and... Read More
September 16, 2011
As home to Harvard's largest international-student population, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences has an indisputably global reach. That was amply evident on September 7, when the Graduate School Alumni Association, along with GSAS Dean Allan... Read More
September 14, 2011
GSAS students and scholars, are you planning to travel abroad in the coming months? Register your itinerary with Harvard so that the University can locate you quickly and provide assistance in the event of an emergency (i.e. natural disaster, civil... Read More
September 14, 2011
In the new workshop, called the Healthcare Innovation & Commercialization (HIC) Course, students will learn about industry trends, regulatory and reimbursement issues, venture capital, finance, licensing and other matters related to healthcare... Read More
September 13, 2011
Dudley Fellows are GSAS students appointed (after an application process) to take responsibility for specific areas of social, cultural, and recreational programming and to share in responsibility for the overall running of Dudley House. Here is a... Read More