Past Events

  • 2017 Sep 14

    Air Quality and Climate in the Central Amazon

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Speaker: Scot T. Martin, Gordon McKay Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering; Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University

    Moderator: Frances Hagopian, Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Harvard University

    Professor Martin leads a research group at Harvard University that addresses scientific problems engineering challenges and technical breakthroughs in the atmospheric sciences especially as related to the roles of particulate matter in air quality climate and atmospheric...

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  • 2017 Sep 13

    Harvard-Brazil Dialogues: Does Economics Have a Problem with Women?

    8:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Avenida Paulista, 1337, 23rd floor - São Paulo, SP 01311-200

    Speaker: Isabel Guerrero Pulgar, Harvard Kennedy School

    Moderator: Claudia Sardenberg Sussekind, MBA/MPP, Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School, 2015

    In light of a provocative article recently published by The Financial Times entitled "Economics has a problem with women", Professor Isabel Guerrero Pulgar will reflect on her experience as a Latina economist leading policy reforms and development strategies for numerous countries around the world.

  • 2017 Sep 11

    Film Screening: Between Neighborhoods

    4:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium (S010), 1730 Cambridge Street

    Speakers: Seth Fein, Film Director; Vincent Brown, Charles Warren Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies, Harvard University, Winner of the Founders Choice Award for Documentary at the Queens World Film Festival 

    Between Neighborhoods is an experimental documentary that nonlinearly examines the present and past of the worlds that orbit the world's biggest rendering of the world Unisphere "theme center" of the 1964-1965 New York Word's Fair which still stands in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queen. An audiovisual...

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  • 2017 Sep 08

    DRCLAS - CASA Study Abroad Info Session: Chile & Argentina

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Office of International Education, 77 Dunster Street, Cambridge

    Thinking about study abroad? Come to the DRCLAS-CASA info session to learn about how you can gain transfer credit and experience life in Chile or Argentina. You will also have the chance to meet the Program Managers from each country: Pilo Mella (Chile) and María José Ferreyra (Argentina) as well as talk to former participants. Info Session begins at 2:00 PM and will cover opportunities in Chile and Argentina specifically.

  • 2017 Sep 08

    MLAB Info Session

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, S216, 1730 Cambridge Street

    Join us at the Mentoring and Language Acquisition in Brazil (MLAB) program information session and learn about this year-long mentoring program for Harvard College students. The program connects Harvard mentors with high-potential Brazilian high school students to help them improve their English proficiency while inspiring them to apply for college prep programs in Brazil and to top universities in the U.S. MLAB includes an in-person component in São Paulo Brazil in Jan 2018. Light refreshments will be served. For more information please contact the Program Coordinator Tiago Genoveze....

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  • 2017 Sep 07

    Open House Celebration

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, 2nd Floor, 1730 Cambridge Street

    Join us at this celebratory event to learn about activities and events in 2017-18. Entertainment provided by an ensemble from the Harvard Jazz Band. Latin American refreshments will be served.

  • 2017 Sep 07

    Brazil Studies Program: Welcome and Welcome Back

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, S050, 1730 Cambridge Street

    Brazil Studies Program Faculty Co-Chairs Frances Hagopian and Scott Mainwaring will welcome (and welcome back) current students and faculty from or interested in Brazil.

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