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Islamic Treasures a Click Away

Islamic Treasures a Click Away

February 18, 2010

The Islamic Heritage Project, a unique and extensive collection of Harvard’s vast Islamic material is now easily accessible through the Internet.

The Other Side of Disaster

The Other Side of Disaster

February 6, 2010

Rick Santos, MTS '92, has spent years working for nonprofit organizations that provide relief, medical aid, and economic development for people all over the world, but while attending a work-related meeting in Haiti on January 12, he found himself on the other side of need, trapped in the rubble of a collapsed hotel for two and a half days.

Helping to Heal

Helping to Heal

November 20, 2009

Two days after celebrating a gold medal victory with the U.S. women's ice hockey team on the ice at the Canada Cup in Vancouver in September 2009, Cornelia Cannon Holden, MDiv '03, found herself back on the HDS campus—a place that, on the surface, seems an unlikely training ground for her current work.

Holden serves as the sports psychology consultant for the U.S. women's national hockey team, a position in which she is part nondenominational chaplain, part massage therapist, but wholly, as she puts it, a safe harbor.