Events

    2022 Apr 21

    Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    In honor of Earth Day, the Harvard University Center for the Environment and the Office of the Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability present a conversation about the path forward on climate change, featuring John Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Research Professor of Environmental Policy, HKS; Jim Stock, Vice Provost for Climate & Sustainability; and Terry Tempest Williams, Writer-in-Residence, Harvard Divinity School.... Read more about Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    2022 Apr 08

    Reimagining Our Radical Roots: A Global Classroom of Citizen Activism

    9:00am to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Join the William Monroe Trotter Collaborative for Social Justice for a day of panel discussions and advocacy workshops aiming to provide an opportunity for academics, activists and artists to consider how Trotter's radical activism can address critical issues facing us today, and offer opportunities to hear from distinguished professors and practitioners.... Read more about Reimagining Our Radical Roots: A Global Classroom of Citizen Activism

    2022 Feb 23

    Shifting Ecosystems, Distorted Landscapes & “Slow” Violence: An Eco-Social Discussion on Health & Environment in Palestine

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights for a panel discussion to explore the relationship of land, environment, and health in Palestine through application of eco-social theory to health and environment, settler colonialism as a determinant of health, the concept of “slow” violence, and historical trauma.... Read more about Shifting Ecosystems, Distorted Landscapes & “Slow” Violence: An Eco-Social Discussion on Health & Environment in Palestine

    2022 Feb 02

    The Planetary Health Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Frederick J. Stoddard Jr, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at HMS, MGH and Shriners Hospital; Caroline Hickman, Lecturer, Department of Social and Policy Sciences, Centre for Analysis of Social Policy, University of Bath; and Ashlee Cunsolo, Founding Dean, School of Arctic and Subarctic Studies, Labrador Institute Memorial University, will discuss "Planetary Mental Health: How Accelerating Environmental Change is Impacting the Mental Health of Different Populations."... Read more about The Planetary Health Colloquium

    2021 Nov 22

    Global History Seminar

    3:45pm to 5:45pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Moritz von Brescius, John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Senior Lecturer, University of Bern, will present "Global Rubber and the Temporalities of Ecological Imperialism."... Read more about Global History Seminar

    2021 Oct 08

    Why Biodiversity Matters: Discovering and Describing Novel Species in Brazil

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    As a part of Harvard Worldwide Week 2021, Harvard DRCLAS, MCZ, and OEB will host a panel of leading Brazilian scientists, two of whom currently hold postdoctoral fellowships with Harvard, who will overview their ongoing research related to birds, fossils, and spiders and discuss the broader implications of their projects and fields.... Read more about Why Biodiversity Matters: Discovering and Describing Novel Species in Brazil

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