Crimson staff writer
Virginia L. Ma
Former Government Officials and Experts Engage in National Security Council Simulation at JFK Jr. Forum
Former United States government officials and policy experts, including former Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and former Treasury Secretary Lawrence H. Summers, participated in a live simulation of a White House National Security Council meeting at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Tuesday.
Harvard College ReproJustice Action and Dialogue Collective hosted the event as part of programming for Harvard Sex Week. The discussion focused on how reproductive health issues have affected people of color throughout U.S. history.
Long-time Cambridge resident and environmental activist John R. Pitkin has centered his campaign for Cambridge City Council around combating climate change and encouraging citizen participation, issues that have garnered increased attention among residents in recent years.
A team of researchers from the Broad Institute led by Chemistry and Chemical Biology professor David R. Liu ’94 developed a novel gene-editing technique called “prime editing.”
Hundreds of students from universities representing five continents spent 36 sleepless hours coding over the weekend during the fifth annual HackHarvard, a student-run hackathon held at the Student Organizations Center at Hilles.