Alumni

2021 May 18

Harvard Club of Miami Book Discussion: Caste by Isabel Wilkerson

10:35pm

Location: 

Virtual

We are are excited to invite you to our next session on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 6:00pm, according to our regular cadence on the third Tuesday of each month. Due to COVID, we will be holding meetings for now via Zoom, but we hope to have an in-person component when circumstances permit. The next book for discussion will be Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson, about the unspoken caste system that has shaped America and shows how our lives today are still defined by a hierarchy of human divisions. Please...

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2021 May 13

Women, Work, and Caregiving

7:00pm to 8:15pm

Location: 

Virtual

ANHW Boston Chapter, in collaboration with ANHW Toronto, present this Conversation.

Join us virtually for a conversation on how our contemporary crises have affected women as they strive to sustain their roles as breadwinners and caregivers. Our panelists are:

•        Professor Claudia Goldin (Henry Lee Professor of Economics at Harvard University): The first woman to be a full professor in Harvard’s economics department and the leading expert on changes in US women's workforce...

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2021 May 13

A Conversation with Coach Tommy Amaker: Teach. Lead. Serve.

10:25pm

Location: 

Virtual

Amaker’s approach to integrating social justice and leadership development into organizational programs landed him a position on the board of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), where he co-chairs the Committee on Racial Reconciliation. His work also caught the attention of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, which honored him as a 2020 Champion for Diversity and Inclusion. Amaker is a trusted advisor and Special Assistant to the Harvard President, an Executive Fellow with the Harvard Business School, and a Hauser Leader at the Hauser Center for Public...

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2021 May 12

The Rise of China in the World of Universities

3:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Join us for our Travel Talk with a lecture presented by William C. Kirby AM ‘74, PHD ‘81.

German universities defined academic excellence in the 19th century. American universities came to set global standards in the 20th century. What, then, are the prospects for China to lead the world of universities in the 21st century?

This talk, based on Professor Kirby’s forthcoming book, The World of Universities, will take us on a global tour: from Berlin to Boston to Berkeley to Beijing and beyond. We will conclude with the question: Can Harvard still lead?

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