Hosted by Harvard Hillel director and Harvard Jewish chaplain Rabbi Jonah Steinberg, Harvard Torah examines the themes of the weekly Torah portion through the lens of a Harvard student and a faculty guest.
The Fairbank Center is a world-leading center on China at Harvard University. Listen to interviews on our "Harvard on China" podcast, recordings from our public events, and audio from our archives.
The podcast is about being Black in America for almost 80 years... as seen through the eyes of The Last Negroes at Harvard. There were 18 of us. We were in the Class of 1963. Before we leave the planet, we have a lot to say.
Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program
Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. PHOTO: by Gustavo Quepón on Unsplash
Brought to you by the award winning journal, Harvard Data Science Review, our podcast highlights news, policy, and business through the lens of data science. Each episode is a “case study” into how data is used to lead, mislead, manipulate, and inform the important decisions facing us today.
Harvard Islamica, the podcast of the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program at Harvard University, explores topics related to the scholarly study of Islam and Muslim societies at Harvard and beyond.
Expand your understanding of the ways religion shapes the world with lectures, interviews, and reflections from Harvard Divinity School.
Former President of Harvard University Charles W. Eliot wrote in his introduction to the Harvard Classics, "In my opinion, a five-foot shelf would hold books enough to give a liberal education to any one who would read them with devotion, even if he could spare but fifteen minutes a day for reading." Here you are, you can easily listen to his entire 15-minutes-a-day study guide while commuting to and from work (most of us spend far more than 15 minutes a day commuting each day), doing mundan ...
Voir Dire: Conversations from the Harvard Kennedy School Program in Criminal Justice Policy and Management
Harvard Kennedy School's Program in Criminal Justice Policy and Management brings you a series of in-depth conversations with the people on the front lines reforming the criminal legal system. Hosted by Schuyler Daum.
Skydeck offers listeners an intimate look at the lives of Harvard Business School alumni—not just their achievements and innovations, but how they live their lives.
On Season 1 of A Closer Look, we’re exploring museum jobs: why we wanted them, how we got them, and what they’re really like! Through a series of conversations with colleagues, hosts Tara Metal and Michael Ricca will seek to demystify the museum world, discuss some surprising career paths, and explore jobs you may never have considered.
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A podcast presented by Harvard Magazine. Managing editor Jonathan Shaw sits down with some of the world’s most thoughtful scholars to discuss everything from academic ethics – to hip hop music and medical marijuana.
Mark Penn, Presidential Pollster, Stagwell Group President and MDC CEO shares findings from the latest Harvard-Harris Poll, a collaboration between The Center for American Political Studies at Harvard and The Harris Poll. To sign up for regular updates and to learn more about poll results and coverage, visit https://harvardharrispoll.com/, follow @Mark_Penn_Polls on Twitter (https://twitter.com/Mark_Penn_Polls), on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/MarkPennPolls) and on LinkedIn - https://w ...
the podcast that “opens the door” to what it’s really like learning — and living — at Harvard
Harvard Blue has currently released "Live It Different" the L.P. The CD is available if you e-mail HB at firstname.lastname@example.org Born in Massachusetts , Harvard Blue is doing plenty of damage in the independent HipHop charts all over the web.
The Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard University is a university-wide center that works to advance the understanding of development challenges and offer viable solutions to problems of global poverty. CID is Harvard’s leading research hub focusing on resolving the dilemmas of public policy associated with generating stable, shared, and sustainable prosperity in developing countries. Our ongoing mission is to apply knowledge to and revolutionize the world of development pr ...
Presidents. Movie stars. Entrepreneurs. A unabomber. Many impressive (alongside a few downright crazy) people have been affiliated with Harvard over the years. Before they were famous on the world's stage, they were all anonymous teenagers, trying to plot their future. Each episode, we interview one of these people to learn about their Harvard experience and how it shaped who they are today.
HMS scientists tackle a variety of important questions, ranging from how your neurons work to which genes play a role in particular diseases. Our podcast gives you the scoop on some of this work, providing context and highlighting the latest trends in medical education and biomedical research.
A space for dialogue about current humanitarian dilemmas.
This Harvard Life is about just that — this, Harvard, life! We share stories, in podcast form, about the people that make Harvard what it is and their experiences both on and off campus. In doing so, we hope to bring people together around the good, the bad, and the Harvard. We hope you’ll listen in and share your own stories.
Harvard prides itself on providing its students with a “transformative experience”. Join Samyra every other Thursday where she spills the tea on various aspects of this experience and what it’s really like to be a student at Harvard. Presented by The Harvard Crimson, published on alternating Thursdays. Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts.
The Harvard Press Podcast brings you interviews with the authors of books currently being published by Harvard University Press. Chris Gondek talks with the authors about their books, their influences and their interests.
The Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, Harvard University (The Mittal Institute) engages in interdisciplinary research to advance and deepen the understanding of critical issues of South Asia and its relationship to the world.
An exchange focused on health issues and controversies of current concern to decision-makers around the world.
Discussions on all sports with a focus on Pittsburgh Sports and specializing in sports history.
Harvard is an award-winning communications agency for tech brands big and small. We make technology personal. Following research we published last year, we’ll be using this podcast series to dig into the role tech brands play in people’s lives today - and what that means for the communications industry. We’ll be talking to tech CEOs, CMOs and other comms people to learn how the sector can keep thriving despite increasingly tough media coverage and changing customer demands. Find out more her ...
HARVARD ALUMNI FOR EDUCATION (HAEd) SIG aims to create a strong, connected, collaborative community of Harvard University alumni who are practitioners, researchers, and leaders in the field of education.
Harvard Real Estate Review is a student-run publication investigating the intersection of real estate, technology, and design. Our approach is multi-disciplinary, connecting students and academics with industry professionals to Foster collaborative conversations and explore solutions to contemporary urban issues.
Harvard Avenue Christian Church is grounded in three core values: Be Loved. Believe. Become. We strive to be a place of welcome for all people, live together in ways that express our faith, and look beyond ourselves to serve our community with all of our gifts and with all our hearts.
A weekly podcast that serves up thoughtful and fun debate about the big stories of the week. The show is usually taped on Tuesdays for posting that evening, with occasional spontaneous bonus episodes. The use of the “Harvard” name originates from the show being an offshoot of the Harvard Conservatives Lunch Club, an extended group of friends and colleagues who get together for occasional lunches, which Mike began in the Spring of 2011 in Cambridge. Mike was a Harvard physicist at the time (h ...
In the complex world of education, the Harvard EdCast keeps the focus simple: what makes a difference for learners, educators, parents, and our communities. The EdCast is a weekly podcast about the ideas that shape education, from early learning through college and career. We talk to teachers, researchers, policymakers, and leaders of schools and systems in the US and around the world — looking for positive approaches to the challenges and inequities in education. Through authentic conversat ...
Today's websites are increasingly dynamic. Pages are no longer static HTML files but instead generated by scripts and database calls. User interfaces are more seamless, with technologies like Ajax replacing traditional page reloads. This course teaches students how to build dynamic websites with Ajax and with Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP (LAMP), one of today's most popular frameworks. Students learn how to set up domain names with DNS, how to structure pages with XHTML and CSS, how to progr ...
This course introduces XML as a key enabling technology in Java-based applications. Students learn the fundamentals of XML and its derivatives, including DTD, SVG, XML Schema, XPath, XQuery, XSL-FO, and XSLT. Students also gain experience with programmatic interfaces to XML like SAX and DOM, standard APIs like JAXP and TrAX, and industry-standard software like Ant, Tomcat, Xerces, and Xalan. The course acquaints students with J2EE, including JavaServer Pages (JSP) and Java Servlet, and also ...
Photography has exploded in recent years as digital cameras have become affordable and easier to use. There are many courses that teach students the artistic aspect of "how to become a better photographer" or "how to improve your eye," but this is not one of them. Instead, students—from one-time users to professionals—become better photographers through an understanding of the technical aspects and terms of a digital camera. Learn why photos look blurry at night, why color management is impo ...
Introductory note on John Greenleaf Whittier (The Ridpath's Library of Universal Literature)بقلم Rich E Book
How significant were the events of June 1989 in the broader span of recent Chinese history? How does the aftermath of the Beijing massacre help to explain events since then, including what is happening in Hong Kong today? How deep is the state-imposed amnesia about Tiananmen? What is the future of June Fourth Studies? Join authors Jeremy Brown and …
Introductory note on William Harrison (Volume 35, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
As we hear the poetic message Moses bequeaths to us in our Torah toward the end of our wilderness journey, Harvard Ph.D. student and scholar of Jewish art, history, and scribal tradition, Deborah B. Thompson, and Sonia Epstein '22 join the Harvard Torah conversation to explore how cherished verses, poems and songs and special letters can be touchst…
On this episode we explore all things AI with our guests Kathleen Walch and Ron Schmelzer, hosts of the popular AI Today podcast and principal analysts and managing partners of Cognilytica, an AI research and advisory firm. With Kathleen and Ron, we discuss the spread of AI in our lives, from autonomous vehicles to Taco Bell’s new automatic drive t…
Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program
Assessing the Economic Dimensions of Environmental Policy: A Conversation with Suzi Kerr by Harvard Environmental Economics Programبقلم Harvard Environmental Economics Program
Aisha Nyandoro is head of Springboard to Opportunities. Their Magnolia Mother's Trust program provides $ 1,000 a month for one year to Black mothers living in extreme poverty in Jackson, Mississippi.بقلم Kent Garrett
For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: 'It might have been.'" On this theme Whittier based the story of a fair farmer girl and a rich judge. (Volume 42, Harvard Classics) Whittier died Sept. 17, 1892.بقلم Rich E Book
"Such felons as stand mute [do not confess] are pressed to death by huge weights laid upon a board that lieth over their breast and a sharp stone under their backs." Old English punishments, recorded by Holinshed, make startling reading. (Volume 35, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on George Washington (The Ridpath's Library of Universal Literature)بقلم Rich E Book
George Washington retired to private life in 1796, entrusting "the preservation of the Union" to the "love of liberty." His last appeal is a vital message to American citizens, as pertinent today as when he penned it. (Volume 43, Harvard Classics) George Washington published "Farewell Address," Sept. 15, 1796.…
Introductory note on Dante Alighieri (Volume 20, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
Dante, having journeyed through Hell and Purgatory, comes at last to St. Peter on his throne. St. Peter calls for the aid of St. James and St. John before passing final judgment on Dante's righteousness. (Volume 20, Harvard Classics) Dante died Sept. 14, 1321.بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on John Bunyan (Volume 15, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
From cockfighting, bear baiting, and like sports, the wife of John Bunyan converted him to a life of humility and reverence. While imprisoned for preaching, he used his idle time in writing a fantastic story of a soul's salvation -- probably the most famous allegory ever written. (Volume 15, Harvard Classics) John Bunyan liberated and pardoned, Sep…
Introductory note on Elizabeth Barrett Browning (The Ridpath's Library of Universal Literature)بقلم Rich E Book
In all literary history there is no happier love story than that of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. During their secret courtship Miss Barrett sent Browning many beautiful love letters written in verse. (Volume 41, Harvard Classics) Browning married Elizabeth Barrett, Sept. 12, 1846.بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on Adam Smith (Volume 10, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
What regulates wages, on what do they depend? Adam Smith, world's authority on economic problems, advances his theories on these matters. (Volume 10, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on Oliver Wendell Holms (Volume 42, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
One of America's famous New Englanders, Oliver Wendell Holmes, devoted his life principally to medicine. His name, however, was made famous through his poem, "Old Ironsides," by which he saved America's most famous battleship from destruction when her fighting days were ended. (Volume 42, Harvard Classics)…
Since the establishment of the People’s Republic of China in 1949, five men have principally shaped the ruling Chinese Communist Party and the nation: Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin, Hu Jintao, and Xi Jinping. David Shambaugh analyzes the personal and professional experiences that shaped each leader and argues that their distinct leadership…
Introductory note on Ralph Waldo Emerson (Volume 5, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
"There are days during the year," says Emerson, "when the world of nature reaches perfection." Can anyone escape this call, especially in the glorious Indian Summer? (Volume 5, Harvard Classics) Emerson retires from the ministry, Sept. 9, 1832.بقلم Rich E Book
As we find our Torah telling the story of itself as a written Book, two scholars of scriptural literature join the Harvard Torah conversation – Professor Luis Manuel Girón-Negrón, whose current work on the 15th century Arragel Bible tells of remarkable communication and collaboration in Spain of that time in the production of a codex of scriptural …
Introductory note on Hermann Von Helmholtz (Volume 30, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
There was a time when the snow fell and did not melt in summer. Then from the frozen north there descended huge masses of ice that covered northern Europe and most of North America. Glaciers reveal a new world to us. (Volume 30, Harvard Classics) Helmholtz died Sept. 8, 1894.بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on The Destruction of Dá Derga’s Hostel (Volume 49, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
There she was undoing her hair -- the loveliest woman the eyes of men ever beheld, the light of wooing in her regal eyes. A longing for her overwhelmed the warrior-king. (Volume 49, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book
Introductory note on Thomas Carlyle (Volume 25, Harvard Classics)بقلم Rich E Book