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Exposing Latent Images: Daguerreotypes in the Museum and Beyond

November 16, 2016

Among the Peabody Museum’s most important objects are 15 daguerreotypes of African and African-American slaves from 1850, taken by Joseph Zealy. Ilisa Barbash will discuss how scholars and artists have used these portraits in discussions and depictions of race, photography, vision, gender, power, the body, and anthropology. Nov. 29, 6 pm. Learn more here

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2016 Dec 06

Muslim Feminism

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study 10 Garden Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Presented by: Celene Ibrahim, M.A., M. Div., Ph.D. candidate

Celene Ibrahim provides guidance for ensuring that the workplace is a hospitable one for Muslim women. Beyond providing practical advice, this cultural competence awareness will help us to understand that being Muslim and being feminist is not incompatible. Click here to register. 

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2016 Dec 12

Roth TDA Contribution Option - Live Webinar

11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

Effective January 1, 2017, Harvard faculty and staff can take advantage of a new option in the Tax Deferred Annuity (TDA) Plan: the Roth option, which gives you the opportunity to invest after-tax money with the potential to withdraw earnings on a tax-free basis in retirement. Depending upon your situation, the Roth option can help you manage your taxes in retirement by providing a source of income that is not taxed.

Join representatives from the Harvard University Retirement Center (HURC) and TIAA to learn about the Roth option features, how it differs from the current traditional...

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2016 Dec 06

Roth TDA Contribution Option - Live Webinar

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Online

Effective January 1, 2017, Harvard faculty and staff can take advantage of a new option in the Tax Deferred Annuity (TDA) Plan: the Roth option, which gives you the opportunity to invest after-tax money with the potential to withdraw earnings on a tax-free basis in retirement. Depending upon your situation, the Roth option can help you manage your taxes in retirement by providing a source of income that is not taxed.

Join representatives from the Harvard University Retirement Center (HURC) and TIAA to learn about the Roth option features, how it differs from the current traditional...

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2016 Dec 06

Roth TDA Contribution Option - Live Webinar

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Online

Effective January 1, 2017, Harvard faculty and staff can take advantage of a new option in the Tax Deferred Annuity (TDA) Plan: the Roth option, which gives you the opportunity to invest after-tax money with the potential to withdraw earnings on a tax-free basis in retirement. Depending upon your situation, the Roth option can help you manage your taxes in retirement by providing a source of income that is not taxed.

Join representatives from the Harvard University Retirement Center (HURC) and TIAA to learn about the Roth option features, how it differs from the current traditional...

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2017 Benefit Open Enrollment

November 2, 2016

Benefits Open Enrollment for 2017 takes place from 8 a.m. Wednesday, November 2 to 8 p.m. EST, Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Benefit elections you make during Open Enrollment will be effective as of January 1, 2017. Learn more here

 

 

2016 Nov 15

Benefits Open Enrollment Computer/Language Assistance - Walk In

7:00am to 8:15am

Location: 

124 Mt. Auburn Street – Bridge Computer Room

Employees who need assistance making Open Enrollment election online can come to these walk-in times and work with staff from Harvard Benefits to complete enrollment using PeopleSoft. Multilingual assistance will also be available.

This is designed for employees who need computer and/or language assistance for Benefits Open Enrollment.

 

 

2016 Nov 10

Benefits Open Enrollment Computer/Language Assistance - Walk In

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt. Auburn Street – Bridge Computer Room

Employees who need assistance making Open Enrollment election online can come to these walk-in times and work with staff from Harvard Benefits to complete enrollment using PeopleSoft. Multilingual assistance will also be available.

This is designed for employees who need computer and/or language assistance for Benefits Open Enrollment.

 

2016 Nov 02

Benefits Open Enrollment Computer/Language Assistance - Walk In

1:30pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt. Auburn Street – Bridge Computer Room

Employees who need assistance making Open Enrollment election online can come to these walk-in times and work with staff from Harvard Benefits to complete enrollment using PeopleSoft. Multilingual assistance will also be available.

This is designed for employees who need computer and/or language assistance for Benefits Open Enrollment.

 

2016 Nov 07

Socially Engaged: Public and Private Storytelling

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

In this lecture, artist LaToya Ruby Frazier will discuss the value of collaboration—with individuals, families, and communities—to create a powerful platform for social change. Following her talk, Frazier will be in conversation with Sarah Lewis, assistant professor in the Departments of History of Art and Architecture and African and African American Studies at Harvard University. Sebastian Smee, Pulitzer Prize–winning art critic from the Boston Globe, will be moderating the discussion.

This program is presented in conjunction with Sarah Lewis’s curricular...

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2016 Nov 03

Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab Opening Ceremony

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Lab, 127 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

We are celebrating the opening of the Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab and invite you to join us on November 3rd at 3pm. We will hear from President Faust, Dean Nitin Nohria, Judy and Stephen Pagliuca along with other distinguished guests. Following the opening ceremony, we will be hosting a reception in the Harvard i-lab lobby and offering self-guided tours of the new Life Lab facility. Learn more here

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2016 Nov 30

What Works: Gender Equality by Design

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, Radcliffe Institute, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge

Light lunch provided, presentation will begin at 12:15pm.

The Committee on the Concerns of Women at Harvard (CCW) is a University-wide group open to all staff, administrators, faculty, and affiliates. Founded by Radcliffe in 1977, CCW sponsors lunchtime events and serves as a network for women and a forum for women's issues and concerns. It’s the 40th Anniversary Year of CCW! This year we will be bringing you an exciting line-up of speakers and networking events around the theme of “Gender at Harvard: The Unfinished Transformation”. ...

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2016 Nov 15

Organized Complexity: A Lecture with Author Garth Risk Hallberg

4:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study 10 Garden Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Event Description: In this lecture, Garth Risk Hallberg, author of the best-selling novel “City on Fire,” will explore the affinities between the modern social novel and the modern city. A discussion between Hallberg and the novelist Claire Messud will follow the lecture. Tuesday, November 15, 4:15-5:30 p.m. Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Knafel Center, Cambridge. Free and open to all faculty and staff. Learn more.

 

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