Student Interviews and Activities

Axel Takács: Becoming a Comparative Theologian

Axel Takács: Becoming a Comparative Theologian

July 24, 2014

When describing himself and his academic studies, doctoral student Axel Takács makes a certain, subtle distinction: "I don't want to say I study comparative theology," he says. "To say that I am studying to become a comparative theologian is a better way to look at it."

Putting Community into Foreign Policy

Putting Community into Foreign Policy

June 3, 2014

Brooke Davis received a master of theological studies degree from HDS and a master of public policy degree from Harvard Kennedy School on May 29. In a short Q&A, she discusses the value of her HDS education and the ways in which her experiences at Harvard have helped to shape her life. 

Bridging Science and Religion

Bridging Science and Religion

May 29, 2014

Divinity School graduate and scientist Shelley Brown works to stitch together fields that often bypass each other.

Kalpana Jain: Empowering Voices

Kalpana Jain: Empowering Voices

May 12, 2014

For Kalpana Jain, it is all about the power of voice. An investigative journalist from India, she has devoted her working life to giving voice to the voiceless by delving into social issues too often ignored or dismissed.