The Graduate Commons Meet the Scholar Lecture Series was established in 2008 as a way for residents to experience Harvard's world-renowned Faculty in an intimate setting. Our diverse line-up features professors from across the University and is open to all HUH residents. You will receive notification via our Friday newsletters when the RSVP links are available. Sign-up early to grab your seat at this year's Fall series!
- September 26th at 29 Garden Street: Professor William Kirby (HBS/FAS), Chairman of the Harvard China Fund, the University's academic venture fund for China, and Faculty Chair of the Harvard Center Shanghai, Harvard's first University-wide center located outside the United States, will be presenting his talk on a recent publication titled, “CAN CHINA LEAD IN THE AGE OF DEGLOBIZATION?” Hosted by Chris and Nancy Winship, Garden Area Faculty Directors.
- November 13th at Peabdoy Terrace: Famed Harvard & MIT geneticist, Professor George M. Church, recently named one of Time Magazine's 100 Influential people of 2017, will join us to discuss his groundbreaking work with DNA sequencing and synthesis. Famous for his appearances on Comedy Centrals' The Colbert Report, Professor Church launched the Personal Genome Project in 2005 and is currently in the news for his proposal to reanimate the woolly mammoth! Hosted by Jim and Doreen Hogle, Peabody Terrace Faculty Directors