Presented by:Harvardwood For Harvard Undergraduates only. Deadline to submit Harvardwood Heroes grant proposal is Saturday, October 15, 2016.
Launched in 2013, the Harvardwood Heroes grant program aims to spotlight and support Harvard students, alumni, faculty, and staff who have made an exceptional contribution to the community. These Heroes exemplify the mission of...
Presented by:Harvardwood For Harvard Undergraduates only. Deadline to apply to Harvardwood 101 is Monday, October 17, 2016.
Harvardwood 101 begins with a mandatory "bootcamp" week of company visits, speaker panels, and networking mixers with Harvard alums who work in entertainment. Students also attend film and TV panels, in addition to getting a "behind the scenes" look at studios, working film sets, talent agencies, production companies, and music labels (see below for a list of companies that have participated in the past).... Read more about Deadline to apply to Harvardwood 101: Monday, October 17
Orin J. Mazzoni III, Film Director and Graduate Gemologist Judd Rottenberg, Graduate Gemologist, Long’s Jewelers Monica Stephenson, Founder & President, ANZA Gems
The world of colored gemstones is dominated by individual miners and artisans, each with a unique and powerful story to tell. Sharing the Rough is an award-winning film that explores the artisanal world of colored gemstones: from the hands of the East African miners who bring these treasures to the surface and the gem cutters who breathe life into the rough stone to the designers who accentuate the beauty of each gem through precious metals and innovative design. The film also documents the challenges of East Africa’s growing mining economy.... Read more about Sharing the Rough: Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Repeats every 3 weeks every Thursday until Thu Oct 27 2016 . Also includes Thu Nov 17 2016, Wed Feb 15 2017, Thu Mar 02 2017, Thu Apr 13 2017.
Radcliffe College Room, Schlesinger Library, 3 James St., Cambridge
Presented by: Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Admission: Free and open to the public. More information>
Famously, one is "not born a woman, but made." But what is she before?
This year-long film series will explore the power, precarity, and politics of "girlhood" through popular mythologies of "the girl" in narrative arts and visual culture. Each evening's feature presentation will feature a brief introductory program of opening remarks, film shorts, and/or selected readings.
Presented by: Learning From Performers ADMISSION: Free, registration required. Register here> This is the kick-off event of “Sexuality Intersections: LGBTQ Film Series,” sponsored by the Office of the Assistant to the President for Institutional Diversity and Equity; FAS Diversity Relations and Communications; Learning From Performers (Office for the Arts at Harvard); and the Office of BGLTQ Student Life. Blog post: Alec Mapa: One Funny Father
Comedian and TV personality Alec Mapa (Suzuki St. Pierre on Ugly Betty and Vern on Desperate Housewives) will participate in a discussion following a screening of his film Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy, a one-man show about how his life has changed since he—of Filipino descent—and his white husband adopted a black child through foster care.... Read more about actor/comedian/writer ALEC MAPA