September 9, 2014—The new academic year brings with it a host of events and exhibits; make sure to save the date!
Writing Practice at the Frances Loeb Library
Through October 22
No blame will be assigned if you have never heard of the Massasoit Varnish Works or B.T. Babbitt’s Best Soap. And rest easy if you have forgotten that during the late 19th century, for the modest sum of 50 cents, you could purchase from the New... Read more
May 30, 2014—Throughout April, the Gutman Library’s first-floor gallery space was home to a collection of collaboratively created works by underprivileged African American youths. The “Life Pieces to Masterpieces” exhibit, comprising 29 pieces,... Read more
April 29, 2014—“Women in Medicine” at the Schlesinger Library showcased the struggles and achievements of women doctors, medical activists and health care providers in the 19th and 20th centuries. “We wanted to think of women doing groundbreaking... Read more
WBZ-TV covers Strong Medicine, a library project that captures the stories of medical professionals who responded to the Boston Marathon bombings.... Read more
A year after the Boston Marathon bombing, as the city remembers the tragedy, a Harvard initiative is telling the story of the doctors, nurses, and emergency responders who saved countless lives. It is also chronicling the days and months that... Read more
“In Africa It Is Another Story,” an exhibit on display in Pusey Library that grew out of a seminar by Professor Giuliana Minghelli, explores Italy’s late and turbulent drive to create colonies in Africa.... Read more
March 25, 2014—Strong Medicine, a digital archive, captures the Boston medical community’s experiences of and responses to the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing.
(See a slideshow featuring items in the collection below.)
Launched by the... Read more