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Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard Kennedy School

Former IMF Official Presents Two Paths for ‘New Normal’ in Post-Pandemic Global Finance

Former International Monetary Fund and French Treasury official Jean-Pierre Landau laid out two potential paths to confront the pandemic’s effects on global finance in a webinar hosted by the Harvard Kennedy School Wednesday evening.

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Going Digital: A Conversation with the Harvard College Film Festival

The undergraduate-run Harvard College Film Festival allows young filmmakers from around the world to submit films for evaluation, participate in a multi-day screening event, attend panels, and access a global network of artists.

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Top 5: Scary Movies Outside of the Horror Genre

As Halloween season approaches, viewers everywhere reflexively pull out their trusted list of spooky favorites.

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Impersonal Intimacy: The Art Institute of Chicago’s COVID-19 Evolution

What, then, are the implications for art during the era of COVID-19? How can museums preserve the revelatory, deeply private experience of artistic engagement in a time of mass digitization?

Harvard Medical School

HSPH Professor, Scientists Call for Increased Reproducibility in Clinical Artificial Intelligence Models

Over a dozen scientists — including faculty from HSPH and HMS — published a commentary calling for reproducibility in clinical artificial intelligence models.


What Godzilla Teaches Us About the Unknown

We have an uncanny ability to provoke, disrespect, and vilify the unknown. What is unmanageable is automatically perceived as a liability.

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HKS Prof. Aldy Talks Clean Energy, Economic Policy at Belfer Center Webinar

Harvard Kennedy School professor Joseph E. Aldy discussed how policymakers can learn from past models to maximize the impact of current American energy legislation at a Monday webinar hosted by the Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.

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Harvard Design Collective Hosts Panel on Fostering Social Change Through Design

Five panelists discussed how design can fuel social change at a virtual event hosted by the Harvard Design Collective Thursday.

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Panelists Examine Future of Anti-Corruption Initiatives in Latin America at Rockefeller Center Event

Two professors discussed their upcoming book project on the future of anti-corruption initiatives in Latin America Tuesday at an online event with Harvard’s David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.

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Harvard Kennedy School

Belfer Center’s Arctic Innovation Lab Invites Creative Solutions to Arctic Sustainability

Seventeen students pitched their ideas to promote Arctic sustainability at the 2020 Arctic Innovation Lab, co-organized by the Arctic Initiative at the Kennedy School’s Belfer Center, Friday.

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David Chang’s ‘Eat a Peach’ Probes the Interiorites of Growth, Loss, and Reinvention

Between descriptions of staunch Korean churchgoers, high school bullies, hierarchical kitchens and the abyssal depths of mental illness, Chang elucidates the numerous personal struggles he navigated during adolescence and early adulthood.

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BLACKPINK’s ‘The Album’ Is Predictably Shiny and Occasionally Profound

BLACKPINK has proved that female artists can reach the top on their own terms.

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Harvard Business School

Harvard Business School Professor Discusses 'Time Affluence' and Happiness in Book Talk

Harvard Business School professor Ashley V. Whillans spoke about her new book, “Time Smart: How to Reclaim Your Time and Live a Happier Life” on Tuesday.

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‘In the Mood for Love’ Dazzles with Nuanced Emotional Sensibility

“In the Mood for Love,” popularly considered Wong’s magnum opus, details the emotional subtleties and private revelations of the connection between secretary Su Li-zhen (Maggie Cheung) and journalist Chow Mo-wan (Tony Leung Chiu-wai).


BTS Shines in Cozy NPR Home Concert

The triumvirate of songs — “Dynamite,” “Save Me,” and “Spring Day” — presents a representative selection for both new and veteran ARMY alike.