Health & Wellness

2021 Jul 09

Association of Black Faculty, Administrators and Fellows First Friday Event

12:00pm to 1:00pm



ABFAF First Friday Event - July 2021

ABFAF invites Harvard's Black faculty, administrators and fellows to a First Friday meeting. The conversation features Dr. Oneeka Williams, a Harvard Medical School Graduate who ranks among The Top Urologic Surgeons in the United States. Her talk will explore themes including excelling with no limits, emotional and physcial wellness, and writing children’s books.

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2021 Jun 09

Staff Culture Fest Storytelling Workshop

11:00am to 12:00pm



Join us for a Storytelling Workshop with 4 of your HLS Colleagues!  Listen to Desne Crossley, Netta Davis, Sama ElBannan, and John Silano all share short stories and poems from their culture.

Desne Crossley will be sharing two of her own short stories: “Tough Boys on the Red Line” and “Working.”  Both of these stories explore cultural diversity tensions.  Netta Davis will be sharing a Jewish children’s folktale.  Sama ElBannan will be sharing two poems she has written in Arabic.  John Silano will be sharing one of his own poems.


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2021 Jun 09

Staff Culture Fest Cooking Demonstration

4:30pm to 6:00pm



Join Harvard Law School for two cooking demonstrations of cultural cuisines. Sebastian Diaz will demonstrate how to make authentic New Orleans Red Beans and Rice, and then we will have dessert with Chardina Choate’s Pineapple Pudding!  For those who register, we will be sending along the recipe and some simple instructions if you are interested in trying to follow along!


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