2022 Jun 21

Summer Solstice Celebration 2022: Night at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture

5:00pm to 9:00pm


11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA
Celebrate the longest day of the year and mark the beginning of summer—in person!—with the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture. Enjoy free admission to all four HMSC museums, hands-on activities, food, music and more! Don’t miss this wildly popular event for all ages. Learn more! Read more about Summer Solstice Celebration 2022: Night at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture
2022 May 11

Vacationing on a Budget

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Does your brain need a vacation and your wallet says no? All of us have been there so let us share our years of combined experience to help you achieve your goal. Join us for a short but informative webinar on how to save money with travel discounts, identify pitfalls that can quickly ruin a budget, and take advantage of staycation options to maximize your money.

Register here: https://greenpath.webex.com/mw3300/mywebex/default.do?nomenu=true&siteurl=greenpath&service=6&rnd=0.5810847710347676&main_url=https%3A%2F%2Fgreenpath.webex.com%2Fec3300%...

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2022 Oct 11

Farmers Market at Harvard

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 25 2022 except Tue Aug 30 2022.
11:30am to 5:30pm


Plaza at the Science Center, Cambridge

Join us at the market every Tuesday from 11:30am-5:30pm (*no Market on 8/30), and help support the vital local farmers and food artisans who ensure we have fresh, healthy, safe food! Learn more!


The Market was founded in 2005, and operates on The Plaza outside Harvard’s Science Center (near...

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2022 Apr 22

Charles River Clean-up

10:00am to 12:00pm


Charles River, Cambridge

Take action on Earth Day and join your Harvard community members for a Charles River Clean-up. The Charles River Conservancy will be providing a brief education on the local watershed and provide tools and training.

Sign up here

All Harvard community members and their family and friends are welcome to participate! Limited to the first 50 people, so please sign up by Friday, April 15!...

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2022 Apr 14

Fossil fuels, health, and frontline Indigenous communities

12:00pm to 1:00pm



Indigenous communities have a long history of living with and learning from the environment, but the extraction and transportation of fossil fuels near their communities, along with unjust policies, have put their health, the climate, and, in some cases, tribal sovereignty at risk. Join Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health’s Center for Climate, Health and the Global Environment (Harvard Chan C-CHANGE), Harvard University’s FXB Center on Health and...

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2022 Mar 23

ABCD Open Scholar

3:30pm to 4:30pm



Topic: TBD

How To Join Our Group

Officially sign-up to be part of the ABCD-OpenScholar group. You will receive email reminders of upcoming meetings and any materials from past events.

To sign-up:

  1. Go to the ABCD Membership page
  2. Sign-up to be a member of ABCD OR log-in to using your ABCD credentials
  3. Once you get access to the ABCD Database page, select "yes" next to the abcd-openscholar option...
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2022 May 06

Art Study Center Seminar at Home: George Abrams on Rembrandt

11:00am to 12:00pm



From quick sketches of figures and faces to Dutch landscapes to biblical scenes, Rembrandt animated his renderings of a now-lost world. George Abrams, a distinguished collector of Dutch drawings, will share insights and observations about his favorite works by Rembrandt in his own collection and those at the Harvard Art Museums. He will also introduce prominent followers and students of the great Dutch artist, whose identities are coming to light thanks to ongoing research.

Led by:
George Abrams, Harvard College ’54, Harvard Law ’57, collector


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2022 Mar 31

Printmaking and Womanhood. Virtual Student Tour at Harvard Art Museums

8:00pm to 8:30pm



In celebration of Women’s History Month, Sinead Danagher ’22, Calla Bai ’22, and Alexis Boo ’22, three Ho Family Student Guides, will explore printmaking and how it relates to womanhood. They will examine a variety of works from the collections.

This interactive tour will take place online via Zoom. To join, click the following link: https://harvard.zoom.us/j/94867652595 (free admission; no pre-registration required).

Virtual Student Guide Tours take place every Thursday at 8pm (...

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2022 Mar 22

Art Talk Live: Jozef Israëls—Drawing Toward Social Justice

12:30pm to 1:00pm



Figure drawing is often described by artists as a way of facilitating empathy and understanding another person’s vulnerability. A discussion of works by Jozef Israëls and his contemporaries, such as Vincent van Gogh, offers insights into the transformation of figure studies from an academic discipline into a vehicle for denouncing social injustice.

Led by:
Joachim Homann, Maida and George Abrams Curator of Drawings, Division of European and American Art

This talk is part of a series...

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