LIDS & WLA Invite You! International Women’s Day Portrait Exhibit: Opening Reception
When: Thursday March 6, 11a.m.-1p.m.
Where: Milstein West - HLS
Join WLA, LIDS, and several of the women featured in the International Women’s Day Photo Exhibit at an opening reception with food, drink, and lots of great conversation! The exhibit will be displayed in the main corridors of Wasserstein Hall from March 3 through March 14. The reception will feature opening remarks by the exhibit organizers...
Cross-School International Development Mixer
When: Wednesday, March 5 at 7-9p.m.
Where: The Beat Hotel - 13 Brattle Street, Cambridge
Great opportunity to network with fellow do-gooders from HKS, HLS, Tufts, BU and MIT.
Please register here.
Co-sponsored by the Law and International Development Society (LIDS).
The Right to Life and the Inter American Court of Human Rights
When: Wednesday, March 5 at 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Where: WCC 3007 - HLS
Please join us for a brown bag talk with Professor Paola Bergallo, Faculty of Law, Universidad de San Andrés, Buenos Aires, and HRP Visiting Fellow. Bergallo served as an expert witness in the landmark case Artavia Murillo et al. (“In Vitro Fertilization”) v. Costa Rica, discussing human rights definitions regarding the right to life, among other health and human...
HALS Public Interest Fundraiser Ticket Sales
When: Buy your tickets on
Friday, 02/28 @12pm-2pm,
Monday, 03/03 @1pm-3pm,
Tuesday, 03/04 @12pm-2pm, and
Wednesday 03/05 @12pm-2pm
Where: Tables outside the Hark
What: HALS will provide coffee mugs, beer glasses, wine glasses, shot glasses, and painting supplies, and space to paint your own mugs and glasses. Come have fun personalizing your own barware and support a great cause while you're at it! The Fundraising event will take place...
Law and Social Change presents TEDxHarvardLaw!
The Law and Social Change program is thrilled to announce that we are accepting nominations and applications for the first ever installment of TEDxHarvardLaw! We are looking for student speakers to present 5-15 minute talks explaining their perspective on using the law and other tools to create and support social change. This opportunity is open to ALL Harvard students! If you have experience or insights on working toward social change, generally...
Lambda Spring Conference: “Marginalization and Mobilization within the LGBT Community”
When: Friday, March 7 at 3:15-8:00 p.m.
Where: WCC 1019 - HLS
Join us for our annual conference on Friday, March 7, 2014! Featuring a TED-X-style speaker series covering different issues affecting marginalized groups within the LGBT community, the conference will bring together a diverse mosaic of lawyers, scholars, activists, and multi-disciplinary experts to exchange ideas on building a more inclusive...
Warming Arctic: Development, Stewardship and Science
When: Monday March 3 at 3:00 p.m.; Tuesday March 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Monday: Aidekman Arts Center and Alumni Hall, Medford Campus; Tuesday: Coolidge Room, Ballou Hall, Tufts Green
The third in a series of Fletcher School International Inquiries on the implications of the Warming Arctic will focus on the economic development of the High North in the years ahead.
- When and where will this most likely happen?
- How will commercial...
ALLIES Intellectual Roundtable: The Changing Strategic Environment of the Middle East and North Africa and Evolving Civil-Military Relations
When: Wednesday, February 26-27
Where: Tufts University
ALLIES (Alliance Linking Leaders in Education and the Services) will host the Intellectual Roundtable from February 26th-February 27th on the Tufts Campus. ALLIES' principal annual event, the Intellectual Roundtable is attended by students and faculty from across the ALLIES national network,...
Announcing the first ever HKS Human Rights PIC – Fletcher Human Rights Mixer!
When: Wednesday, February 26, at 7p.m.
Where: John Harvard's Brewery, 33 Dunster St, Cambridge
Meet fellow students interested in human rights from both HKS and Fletcher!
No RSVP required.
Feel free to bring your friends along.
Students from other schools are welcome to attend.
A New Climate Agreement in 2015: Opportunities and Challenges
When: Wednesday, February 26 at 11:45 a.m.
Where: WAPPP Conference Room (Taubman 102) - HKS
The countries of the world have agreed to agree—on a new international climate agreement, by late 2015, at the annual UN climate-change conference, to be held in Paris. This agreement will be very different from the Kyoto Protocol—the only existing multilateral agreement on climate change. The core challenge will be to balance participation...
WLA Presents: Training for HLS Candidates
When: Wednesday, February 26 at 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Where: WCC 2012 - HLS
Thinking about applying or running for a leadership position in an HLS student group? Come hear tips from current leaders on campus and be matched with a campaign mentor. Students involved in all types of organizations are invited to attend. Sponsored by the WLA Women's Venture Fund.
The Changing Landscape of Trade Agreements: Advocacy and the Forces of Change
When: Tuesday, February 25 at 11:45 a.m.
Where: Hauser Conference Room, Belfer Building lobby level (B-L-4) - HKS
An overview of advocacy and the role of different groups in trade negotiations, and a review of a business representative body and its activities in trade negotiations, a view on the prospects for TTIP and TPP, and a wider discussion of the way in which the world financial crisis has provided a new impetus...