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Harvard's "To Serve Better" project will include stories of Harvard students, alumni, and faculty and their work in… https://t.co/KJihtIJ8wF
10/23
2019
A new CRISPR genome-editing approach has the potential to correct up to 89% of known disease-causing genetic variat… https://t.co/CyAQe1kpuGHarvard men's and women's crews competed in the #HeadOfTheCharles last weekend https://t.co/x3jfPMankSA recent panel at Harvard debated a proposed system that would elect the U.S. president by popular vote https://t.co/XW0YAl8K8oFormer top British diplomat Lord Peter Ricketts discusses Brexit and talks about what to watch for next https://t.co/JcJyREyddYBrickson Diamond, @HarvardHBS alum, co-founded @the_blackhouse in Los Angeles, which works to expand opportunities… https://t.co/cJ6DkDjyH0Harvard is a member of Climate Action 100+, an initiative to ensure that the world’s largest corporate greenhouse g… https://t.co/Ackms1dDGcA new study shows that mindfulness meditation training may help ease fearful memories https://t.co/vjyjd02I5P
10/22
2019
"Our goal is to create a world where every young adult thrives," says alum Sarah Lockridge-Steckel, who is working… https://t.co/foxzakQBgyResearchers at @wyssinstitute and @harvardmed are tracking changes in the microbiome https://t.co/KTe0nxGAuAResearchers at @hseas have grown rabbit and cow muscle cells that mimic the texture and consistency of meat https://t.co/wxeLdWeJJyInspired by one of Harvard Yard’s famous gates, the “To Serve Better” project explores the connections between memb… https://t.co/dtkRpoO8b1The Presidential Public Service Fellowship program supports students who spend their summers helping others by work… https://t.co/HUaKCynTcTA Harvard-led study showed that after eight weeks of mindfulness meditation training, once-frightening memories no… https://t.co/fDlogkhQQq
10/21
2019
When posting on social media, parents should take children's privacy seriously https://t.co/DMrPjUOltgJoseph Gone discusses what he hopes to achieve as new faculty director of Native American Program https://t.co/h7dLtskCFXChairs in Harvard Yard offer a place for people to take a break, connect with friends, and enjoy the space https://t.co/STCRldI63OHarvard is launching a center for autism research https://t.co/Q2nsz79ed0Harvard's crew teams and rowing clubs each have distinctive blade markings unique to their School and House.… https://t.co/iCFW0cGc63Harvard alumni who played roles in the impeachments of Presidents Nixon and Clinton, offer insiders’ looks into the… https://t.co/wTDJqQuc9q
10/20
2019
Fall arrives on campus. #HarvardinAutumn https://t.co/7f0eaZYsBrAccording to new research, the brain’s neural activity plays a role in human aging and life span https://t.co/r96FljzWCHThis summer, 15 students served communities around the country as part of the Presidential Public Service Fellowship https://t.co/Yxrt51PdOVAll four Harvard and Radcliffe varsity crews are slated to compete in the #HeadOfTheCharles this weekend. https://t.co/5tde6hjEhTThe new Academic Resource Center offers peer tutoring, academic coaching, and opportunities for group and individua… https://t.co/JpLTGaXb2v
10/19
2019
Historian Lizabeth Cohen, author of a new book on visionary city planner Ed Logue, examines the idealism underlying… https://t.co/1KV5s5TuPrRaphael G. Warnock, senior pastor of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, spoke about mass incarceration at Harv… https://t.co/2N7SwfsqadBefore her Harvard master class on movement and self-expression, Amirah Sackett talked about fusing hip-hop with Is… https://t.co/gTaRRgIRBRHarvard Women's Heavyweight Crew Eights prepare for the Head of the Charles, which takes place this weekend in Bost… https://t.co/TWD1S09AXMWith the #HeadoftheCharles Regatta this weekend, check out this guide to the 19 blade markings used by Harvard's cr… https://t.co/Ir3uIqLfncMindfulness meditation appears to alter how the brain processes fearful memories https://t.co/vjyjd02I5P
10/18
2019
Athletics Director Bob Scalise, whose Harvard career began in 1974, will retire at the end of the academic year https://t.co/2nuyt0CFADThe brain’s neural activity — long implicated in disorders ranging from dementia to epilepsy — also plays a role in… https://t.co/i5ZmDFdO1NIn her new book, “Saving America’s Cities," Harvard historian Lizabeth Cohen examines the life and career of Ed Log… https://t.co/gitEXV1HvVHip-hop dancer Amirah Sackett visits Harvard and discusses the intersection of her activism with her art https://t.co/azY4oQG35hA new tool created by researchers at @wyssinstitute and @harvardmed tracks changes in the microbiome https://t.co/KTe0nxGAuAStigma remains one of the biggest obstacles to recovery from opioid addiction, making users hesitant to seek help a… https://t.co/cwwAQgcLfF
10/17
2019
Fresh off Monday's #NobelPrize win, Harvard economist Michael Kremer discusses the methodical approach to battling… https://t.co/2VT8Ekix4BThreats to children's data privacy start when they are babies, Harvard's Leah Plunkett says. Her new book outlines… https://t.co/fG3Ksash7KResearchers found that mindfulness meditation can alter how we process fearful memories https://t.co/vjyjd02I5PAt @Harvard_Law, Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow recalled the devastation that followed the atomic bomb https://t.co/Ot87D1df2sSophomore Winona Guo started her nonprofit, Choose, with a friend Priya Vulchi, now a sophomore at Princeton Univer… https://t.co/l0UpI8o2WFThe Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at Harvard's @HutchinsCenter studies and preserves the work of hip-hop ar… https://t.co/Ej8R25SUGx
10/16
2019
New research shows that people who take omega-3 fish oil supplements may have a lower risk of heart attack and othe… https://t.co/ZGr7UCc0dcProfessor Michael Kremer won the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. #NobelPrize https://t.co/llxR7IAVZiHarvard co-chairs discuss the findings of the Harvard AAU Student Survey on Sexual Assault & Misconduct https://t.co/39VOE29fG1Harvard alumni offer insiders’ looks into the politics, procedure, and strategy of impeachment https://t.co/GryZXK8aPK“Stigma is a formidable barrier. Our country has ostracized, punished, and in some cases, even criminalized addicti… https://t.co/k80vvCMNij
10/15
2019
Leah Plunkett says despite temptation, children's privacy should be taken seriously on social media https://t.co/DMrPjUOltgThe Hiphop Archive and Research Institute, based at Harvard's @HutchinsCenter, studies and preserves the work of hi… https://t.co/27bJKUwnSrKremer shares the honor with Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo of MIT. The award recognizes their work on reducing… https://t.co/MkdgM1JZf4Michael Kremer has won the 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. https://t.co/WFzYfoNjPEHarvard's Joe Blatt, who had a Muppet created in his likeness, leads collaborations between Harvard and… https://t.co/lmpZvdrDmi
10/14
2019
A new research effort led by @harvardmed aims to develop better diagnostic tools and new therapies for autism and r… https://t.co/JJWGrKFmXbA tree (@awitnesstree) in Harvard Forest—outfitted with sensors, cameras, and other digital equipment—tweets about… https://t.co/q3ApLKW44V#HarvardinAutumn 🍂🍂 https://t.co/kIAwnEfkyGThe percentage of eligible Harvard students who voted in 2018 nearly doubled when compared to the 2014 midterm elec… https://t.co/tX5tzRheH0William Kaelin of @harvardmed was a winner of the 2019 #NobelPrize in Physiology or Medicine https://t.co/n66Yk3rNAlAt @Harvard_Law, Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow recalled the moments after the U.S. dropped the atomic bomb, an… https://t.co/M0NgDACmtl
10/13
2019
Civil rights activist and founder of the global #MeToo movement Tarana Burke has been chosen as this year’s recipie… https://t.co/KWYIIfLgmhAiming to equip teachers with the tools to talk about race, sophomore Winona Guo and friend Priya Vulchi have penne… https://t.co/v0vNT7WNm0At Worldwide Week, the “Women in the Global Health Workforce” panel focused on the need to keep pushing for gender… https://t.co/XYJJzL1WUhResearchers have programmed a CRISPR enzyme to detect and destroy RNA-based viruses, such as Ebola, Zika, and the c… https://t.co/pcwMTJgyyDAlumni and students will play together at halftime in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Harvard University band… https://t.co/OB6W2xI6bVA new research effort led by @harvardmed aims to identify the biologic roots and molecular changes that give rise t… https://t.co/7EZBUIQvBX
10/12
2019
Harvard graduates who played key roles in the impeachment cases against Presidents Nixon and Clinton discuss what h… https://t.co/finYIMg1auThere are more than 100 free online courses you can take at Harvard: https://t.co/y5y2DeVjYP https://t.co/y5FrupS4zaThe percentage of eligible Harvard students who turned up at the polls in 2018 nearly doubled, compared to the last… https://t.co/3QxraUgzIIHarvard University has received a $20 million gift to establish The Hock E. Tan and K. Lisa Yang Center for Autism… https://t.co/V1dRxbyZ2d
Retweeted by Harvard UniversityWinona Guo '22 co-authored a book on race, culture, and identity as a resource for teachers https://t.co/PiAWlTEx3QTo mark the 100th anniversary of the band, alumni and students will play together at halftime during the game with… https://t.co/Za1mVAKqL1
10/11
2019
David Gergen and David King of @Kennedy_School provide historical perspective for the mounting tensions between Hou… https://t.co/DLaWLEtWvG.@TaranaBurke, civil rights activist and founder of the #MeToo movement, has been named this year’s recipient of… https://t.co/EQeSV59aL4
Retweeted by Harvard UniversitySetsuko Thurlow, a survivor of the Hiroshima nuclear bombing, shared her story at @Harvard_Law https://t.co/Ot87D1df2s @HarvardChanSPH @UMich Watch the #OpSummit19 livestream https://t.co/2PGBstL7UKYvette Jackson is one of the newest members of the Department of Music at Harvard https://t.co/XvMp4ichOtMary Bassett of @HarvardChanSPH discusses today's #opsummit19 conference sponsored by Harvard and @UMich https://t.co/WVX91OMTKFStudying and preserving the work of hip-hop artists is the focus of the Hiphop Archive and Research Institute, base… https://t.co/h6m6D0Z21T
10/10
2019
The fund will provide competitive grants to pursue projects that aim to advance diversity, equity, inclusion, and b… https://t.co/kJg3mumeP7Radcliffe fellows Min Jin Lee, Kaitlyn Greenidge, and Lauren Groff all have made a point of tackling unfamiliar top… https://t.co/O6Hp0RwhbgFall colors at Harvard 🍁 #HarvardinAutumn https://t.co/5hWKFlzW4TThe first conference of the series was held in Michigan in May and the second, “Stigma and Access to Treatment,” ta… https://t.co/Z05O1mwSszLack of resources, teacher shortages, and limited early education programs are some of the challenges that rural sc… https://t.co/TA3NNLU2sH
10/9
2019
While the #climatechange situation is urgent, Harvard's John Holdren says the good news is on the public awareness… https://t.co/C1f4g3KTXMSince 1973, fewer than 100 African American women have received doctorates in physics. Ph.D. student LaNell William… https://t.co/nwq3BWxqMJFirst-time opioid prescriptions have dropped by 50%, but this all-or-nothing approach may not be to patients’ advan… https://t.co/IF7ZZc3yfpWilliam Kaelin of @harvardmed got the call at 5am yesterday, telling him he was a winner of the 2019 #NobelPrize in… https://t.co/GrV8gj7r63At a press conference yesterday, Harvard's William Kaelin, one of three winners of the 2019 #NobelPrize in physiolo… https://t.co/GeoGeUC3edHarvard's Yvette Jackson discusses her work as a composer of electroacoustic, chamber, and orchestral music https://t.co/XvMp4ichOtIn nature, materials often shape shift in response to external stimuli: pine cones contract in response to humidity… https://t.co/7X32f9Ci6B
10/8
2019
Buprenorphine, a highly effective treatment for opioid use disorder, is difficult to access in states with high rat… https://t.co/0qooy9bJ44Technology is only as good or evil as those who create it and use it, was the consensus at a HubWeek panel last week https://t.co/j3wIhNtfHsToday on #ChildHealthDay, we’re highlighting how actions that tackle #ClimateChange and reduce carbon pollution can… https://t.co/SdYeRDr76h
Retweeted by Harvard University @harvardmed Watch the webcast of the #NobelPrize press conference now https://t.co/OiRpRy4NKfDuring Worldwide Week, Harvard Schools, departments, research centers, student organizations, and administrative of… https://t.co/qarV002CVJWilliam Kaelin of @harvardmed is one of three winners of the 2019 #NobelPrize in Physiology or Medicine https://t.co/n66Yk3rNAlHarvard scientists have been able to capture and control individual ultracold molecules – the eventual building-blo… https://t.co/sdBUO3TdkzPhotos taken in post-war Europe by Nobel laureate Martin Karplus in 1955 are part of a new exhibit at Adolphus Busc… https://t.co/Jkpmy9dTmK
10/7
2019
The research provides new insights into how to fight viruses and engineer self-assembling particles https://t.co/Mqv0OJDvIrHKS's @LeahRigueur is currently researching incidents of political corruption in the 80s, including a HUD scandal w… https://t.co/jJkLmoFB5c
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10/6
2019

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