Student Interviews and Activities

HDS students

Sage Advice

August 28, 2014

Learn from your classmates, practice joy and gratitude, and venture out. That's some of the wisdom members of the HDS community have to share with the 136 incoming students who started their orientation this week.

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.