February 2019

Harvard Heroes 2019 – Nominations open today!

Harvard Heroes are colleagues who inspire us through their work, leadership, and excellence in support of Harvard’s mission. Do you know a staff member who deserves to be recognized as a Harvard Hero? Make your nomination using this easy online form! Learn more about this University-wide program, nomination process and criteria on the Harvard Heroes webpage. Nominations accepted from February 19 through March 8. (Note: online form is for...

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Magic and Demonology in Ancient Egypt

Free Public Lecture on February 21 at 6 p.m.

Rita Lucarelli, Assistant Professor of Egyptology, Department of Near Eastern Studies; Assistant Curator of Egyptology, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley

Ancient Egyptian texts and objects associated with funerary rituals often include references to “magic” and “demons.”... Read more about Magic and Demonology in Ancient Egypt

Tunes at Noon: Club Passim Edition

Enjoy lunch or a study break in the Smith Campus Center! Stop by Harvard Commons every other Wednesday to hear live music from Club Passim, a local folk music organization based in Harvard Square. The next performance is February 13 from 12 - 1 p.m.