Harvard

2017 Apr 25

Ancient allegories and etymologies of the Greek gods: the case of Dionysus

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

RCC Conference Room, 26 Trowbridge St., Cambridge MA

A fascinating development in the transmission of ancient Greek poetry, especially of the poems attributed to Homer, was their interpretation of some embarrassing episodes as having been written in code and possessing a hidden sense very different to the apparent one.

2017 Apr 12

RCC Chemistry Panel: Advanced Computational Methods for the Discovery of High-Performance Organic Semiconductors

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

RCC Conference Room, 26 Trowbridge St., Cambridge MA

The recent development of new materials based on organic semiconductor compounds shows a great promise in a wide range of advanced applications. For instance, new organic photovoltaic (OPV) materials constitute a very promising alternative for the development of highly efficient solar cells. Another relevant application is the design of new organic light-emitting diodes (OLED) for optoelectronic devices, such as high-resolution flat panel displays and lighting sources.

2017 Apr 06

Harvard University Herbaria Special Seminar - Plant Life In Extreme Habitats : A Geobotanical Overview On California Ultramafic (Serpentine) Flora And Vegetation

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

Ultramafic rocks are found worldwide, from Arctic to equatorial areas and extending into the southern hemisphere. Ultramafic areas are very well represented throughout the Pacific Northwest territories of North America. There is a great diversity of habitats found in ultramafic areas, and their soils support a highly valuable biodiversity.

2016 Nov 14

2016 Summit on the Future of Europe

9:00am to 6:00pm

Location: 

27 Kirkland Street Cambridge, MA 02138, Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

The Summit on the Future of Europe is an initiative of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES). Launched in 2014, this annual conference aims to convene eminent scholars and public leaders at Harvard in order to debate critical challenges facing Europe.

Jorge  Diaz Lanchas

Jorge Diaz Lanchas

Visiting Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School - Center for International Development

 

Jorge is a Visiting Fellow at CID, sponsored by the Santander Bank. He is affiliate to the Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain) and associate researcher at the Lawrence R. Klein Institute (Spain). He is also PhD in Economics with honors from the Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain).

Carla Ferrer Llorca

Carla Ferrer Llorca

Master's Candidate at the Harvard Graduate School of Design
Carla is a Master candidate in Urbanism, Landscape and Ecology at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. She holds a Master in Architecture from ETSAB at Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya.

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