Propelled by her viral short story, Harvard alumna Kristen Roupenian publishes her first collection, visits Cambridge.
Feb. 25, 2019 • ~7 min
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The innovation center called the ArtLab, a 9,000-square-foot multiuse space designed to host collaborations, gatherings, film screenings, dance rehearsals, and more, will formally open next fall in Allston, but will be active before then.
Feb. 25, 2019 • ~5 min
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The A.R.T.’s “Endlings” features characters whose lives are completely foreign from, yet connected to, playwright Celine Song.
Feb. 25, 2019 • ~5 min
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The first exhibit of the Arts Wing in the Smith Campus Center conveys what Harvard and the larger American community is and can be in terms of its makeup.
Feb. 22, 2019 • ~5 min
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A course at the Graduate School of Design takes students from the classroom into Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum, where plants come to life for these landscape architects.
Feb. 19, 2019 • ~10 min
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On view at the Carpenter Center, “Liz Magor: Blowout” explores the meaning of objects we’ve discarded.
Feb. 15, 2019 • ~1 min
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Ruben Reyes Jr.’s path as a writer led him to found Palabritas, a Latinx literary magazine that provides a supportive space for new and experienced writers
Feb. 13, 2019 • ~6 min
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Walter Gropius, who would become a professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, founded the Bauhaus movement in Germany and ensured that much of its output would have a final home at the University. An exhibit at the Harvard Art Museums features that material.
Feb. 7, 2019 • ~14 min
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The work behind “Cendrillon,” Harvard College Opera’s latest production, shows the passion that makes the undergraduate-run company a unique outlet for students interested in the arts.
Jan. 30, 2019 • ~9 min
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Nell Scovell ’82 schools Harvard students in the art and science of joke writing.
Jan. 24, 2019 • ~5 min
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