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Atul Gawande

Gawande Confronts the Inevitable

September 10, 2018
Atul Gawande talks about the limits of "being mortal" with Harvard Divinity School Dean David Hempton at the School's annual Ingersoll Lecture and Convocation.
Nones and Nuns

What Can Nuns and ‘Nones’ Learn from One Another?

September 7, 2018
HDS's Ministry Innovation Fellows are sponsoring the Nuns and Nones project, which seeks to bring these two groups together in order to explore new forms of community life, help millennials see models for sustainable activism and create an intergenerational network of connections.
HDS staff member Ariella Ruth Goldberg

'Weathering Change'

September 6, 2018

An anthology released by Harvard’s Office for Sustainability features art and poetry by HDS and Harvard students, faculty, staff, and alumni who created the works in response to climate change.

E.J. Dionne

Shopping Period: Religion and America’s Political Conscience

September 6, 2018

This feature is part of an HDS Communications interview series offering students a closer look at selected upcoming courses. Below, HDS student Bo Clay chats with E. J. Dionne, renowned journalist and William H. Bloomberg Visiting Professor at HDS, about his fall 2018 course “Religion in America's Conscience and at the Ballot Box.”... Read more about Shopping Period: Religion and America’s Political Conscience

Terry Tempest Williams

Terry Tempest Williams, in Thought

September 5, 2018
Writer and environmentalist Terry Tempest Williams talks about her activism, her craft, and the lessons recently learned as she begins her second year as writer in residence at Harvard Divinity School.