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Harvard Divinity Today, Spring 2010

Harvard Divinity Today, Spring 2010

April 1, 2010

In this issue:

News From Around the School; Faculty Appointment; Celebrating a Green Campus; Career Services; The Other Side of Disaster; Dean's Distinguished Service Award

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'Doing Justice to Life': A Conversation With Social Anthropologist Michael D. Jackson

'Doing Justice to Life': A Conversation With Social Anthropologist Michael D. Jackson

March 17, 2010

Michael D. Jackson has been Distinguished Visiting Professor of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School since 2005. The author of numerous books of anthropology, including the prizewinning Paths Toward a Clearing, At Home in the World, and The Politics of Storytelling, he has also published three novels and six books of poetry.

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.