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Women Philanthropists, Activists Convene at HDS

Women Philanthropists, Activists Convene at HDS

February 22, 2012

The tragic impact of war and corruption in Afghanistan; developmental pediatrics in inner-city communities; the current state of philanthropy for organizations serving women and girls: If asked where at Harvard these subjects were recently discussed, one of the last places someone might suggest is HDS.

Constance Buchanan's Far-Reaching Impact

Constance Buchanan's Far-Reaching Impact

February 21, 2012

Vivid accounts of "lightbulb" and "aha!" moments are common when colleagues and friends describe the profound influence Constance Buchanan has had on them.

Ideas to Improve the Everyday

Ideas to Improve the Everyday

February 13, 2012

At the 2012 Harvard Thinks Big event, Kaia Stern, lecturer in ethics at HDS, implored students to "act big."