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Don’t Blame the System, Make the System

6 Jul 2017

Lounging in the back yard of his converted duplex after a round of outdoor job hunting, a Styrofoam package of butter chicken in hand, Abdoulaye Mouflet doesn’t seem so different from your typical...

Writing Through Transition

8 Jun 2017

When political science Professor Juliet Johnson was in high school, she wanted to be a biochemist. In fact, she’s pretty sure the reason she was accepted into Stanford was because she won the...

Empowering Women with an Innovative Approach

25 May 2017

Researchers on development, particularly those focused on women in the Global South, have always struggled to find effective ways of turning their findings into practical, innovative solutions with...

Charmaine Nelson to Bring Black Canadian History to Harvard

25 May 2017

"Canadians tend not to know our history very well," says Charmaine Nelson, the only black Professor of Art History in Canada. Recently appointed the 2017-2018 William Lyon Mackenzie King Chair for...