Events

    2021 Apr 29

    The Evolution of Environmental Activism in Russia

    12:30pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Elizabeth Plantan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Stetson University, and Alexandra Vacroux, Executive Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and Lecturer on Government, Harvard University, will discuss the evolution of environmental activisim in Russia, the impact of the foreign agent law on environmental NGOs, and the intersection between environmental activism and formal party politics ahead of the 2021 Russian Duma elections.... Read more about The Evolution of Environmental Activism in Russia

    2021 Apr 28

    Ocean Encounters: ALVIN: Ocean Discovery at New Depths

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Peter Girguis, Marine Biologist and Professor, Harvard OEB; Bruce Strickrott, submarine Alvin's Senior Pilot, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; and Trish Gregg, Marine Volcanologist and Associate Professor, the University of Illinois, will discuss how the iconic submarine ALIVIN enables scientific discovery in the far reaches of Earth's ocean.... Read more about Ocean Encounters: ALVIN: Ocean Discovery at New Depths

    2021 Apr 25

    2021 Planetary Health Alliance: Annual Meeting and Festival

    Sun Apr 25 (All day) to Fri Apr 30 (All day)

    Location: 

    Zoom

    The 2021 Planetary Health Alliance Annual Meeting and Festival aims to bring together scientists, researchers, government representatives, companies, and civil society, as well as professionals engaged in incorporating Planetary Health into their daily practices around the world. In addition to the Conference, the Planetary Health Week will hold dozens of side events and artistic and cultural activities throughout the Festival.... Read more about 2021 Planetary Health Alliance: Annual Meeting and Festival

    2021 Apr 23

    GSD Faculty Colloquium

    6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Rosalea Monacella and Bridget Keane will discuss their forthcoming work, Studio Ecologies: Designing Landscape Architectural Education for Unpredictable Futures, with Anita Berrizbeitia, Elisa Cattaneo, Fadi Masoud, Elise Shelley, Paola Vigano, and Jane Wolff.... Read more about GSD Faculty Colloquium

    2021 Apr 22

    The Decisive Decade for Climate Action

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Christiana Figueres, international leader on climate change, former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and current Co-founder of Global Optimism, will give this year's Robert S. McNamara Lecture on War and Peace. Kathryn Sikkink, the Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy at HKS, will moderate.... Read more about The Decisive Decade for Climate Action

    2021 Apr 21

    Science & Democracy Lecture and Panel Discussion

    1:30pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    "Mastering The Demons Of Our Own Design" with Tim O'Reilly, O'Reilly Media and panel discussion with Cathryn Carson, Thomas M. Siebel Presidential Chair in the History of Science, UC Berkeley; David Winickoff, Senior Policy Analyst and Secretary of the Working Party on Bio-, Nano- and Converging Technology (BNCT), OECD; and Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, HKS to follow.... Read more about Science & Democracy Lecture and Panel Discussion

    2021 Apr 20

    HKS & HBS Sustainability: Role of Business and Government

    6:30pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Harvard Kennedy School Business and Government Professional Interest Council and the Harvard Business School Sustainability Club for an engaging conversation with Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor, HBS, and William Clark, Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy, and Human development, HKS.... Read more about HKS & HBS Sustainability: Role of Business and Government

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