Alumni

2021 Jun 16

Virtual Summit: Continuing Threats to Free and Fair Elections

12:00pm to 2:00pm

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Elections are more than ballots, polling places, and voting machines. The human component of administering elections was exposed to unthinkable stress and attack during the 2020 cycle. It nearly reached the breaking point.

Whether it was persistent and recurring misinformation and disinformation, threats to the personal safety of full-time and volunteer elections office staff, or challenges to the independence of the voting process by political actors, our country is hurtling towards a cliff of retirements of the people who understand voting more than any others. Without...

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2021 Jun 09

Navigating the American Rescue Plan Act: How to Avoid Tribes Leaving $12 Billion on the Table

4:00pm to 5:00pm

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The Ash Center’s Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development is hosting the 'Navigating the American Rescue Plan Act' series to help tribal nations learn from each other and from a wide array of experts as tribes take on the challenges of securing and spending recovery funds.

This second session in the series, titled “Where Other ARPA Monies Live -- How to Avoid Tribes Leaving $12 Billion on the Table” will feature ...

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2021 Jun 16
2021 Jun 10

The Education that Comes: Redesigning Our Practices to Ensure Learning

4:00pm to 5:00pm

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On this occasion the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies will have the vision and experience of Katherine Merseth, a specialist in teacher training, school improvement in vulnerable contexts and effective classroom practices from Harvard University, who will be accompanied by leading experts from the region. We will address the following questions: How to install creative processes to encourage learning? What practices and strategies are being implemented to develop and / or maintain learning communities in schools? What are the main lessons learned from networking...

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2021 Jun 14

Martin Luther King & The Struggle for Voting Rights, Making Democracy Work

3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Join the Harvard Business School for a special session in which Professor David Moss, author of the acclaimed book “Democracy: A Case Study,” makes history come alive with an audience-driven discussion of Martin Luther King Jr. and the struggle for voting rights. Professor Moss will bring his wildly popular approach to teaching the history of American democracy to a new stage. It will be an afternoon that challenges the way you think about America’s history and civic life – and your place in it.

There will be an HBS case study distributed to participants to read in advance,...

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2021 Jun 12

Brunch with Baldwin

11:00am to 12:00pm

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Online

James Baldwin in a white collared shirt tilting his head, the background sunlit greenery and roses

Please join the Harvard Club of Washington, DC for “Brunch with Baldwin,” an online event featuring Robert Reid-Pharr, Professor of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard University. Dr. Reid-Pharr was awarded a 2020-2021 Radcliffe Institute for...

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2021 Jun 10

Harvard Horizons Presentation and Symposium

6:00pm to 10:00pm

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Online

Harvard Horizons highlights the exciting scholarship of GSAS PhD students across the disciplines! Eight outstanding PhD candidates are annually chosen to receive in-depth, personalized mentoring and coaching designed to enhance their presentation skills. This year, the event will feature six of the eight 2020 Harvard Horizons scholars, who will deliver brief presentations before engaging with participants in answering questions about their work and the training...

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2021 Jun 10

Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

6:00pm to 7:15pm

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Online

This webinar is presented by the Capital Access Hub of the Harvard Business School African-American Alumni Association.

Entrepreneurship is all about startups and having an outstanding idea for a product or service, or so we are told.The truth is there are many paths to entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition (ETA) – the process of acquiring and operating an existing operation or raising a search fund has become increasingly popular in recent years.

Please join us for a webinar featuring Harvard Business School Senior Lecturer Archie...

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