News & Events

From Periphery to Center: Pentecostal Christianity and the Retreat of the Secular State in Africa
04.16.2007 Audio

A luncheon seminar with Simeon Ilesanmi, Associate Professor and director of graduate studies, Wake Forest University

Panel Discussion: "Religious Studies and Global Understanding"
04.12.2007 Video

Ronald F. Thiemann, Bussey Professor of Theology, led a panel discussion on HDS programs that provide perspectives on religion and globalism.

Panel Discussion on Evolution, Cooperation, and Gender
04.12.2007 Video

On April 12, 2007, Kevin Foster (Harvard University), Evelyn Fox Keller (MIT), M. Christian Green (Harvard Divinity School), and Joan Roughgarden (Stanford University) participated in this...

HDS Leadership Council (April 2007)
04.12.2007 Video

Kevin Johnson, 12-year veteran of the National Basketball Association and 2000 graduate of the HDS Summer Leadership Institute, delivered the closing address for the Leadership Council gathering...

Religious Studies at Harvard University
04.12.2007 Video

Dean William A. Graham opened the second day of the Leadership Council gathering with an update on Harvard Divinity School priorities and aspirations. Harvard's Interim President Derek Bok spoke...

Panel Discussion: "Religious Studies and Informed Leadership"
04.12.2007 Video

Diane L. Moore, Professor of the Practice in Religious Studies and Education and director of the Program in Religion and Secondary Education (PRSE), led a panel discussion on HDS programs that...

A Conversation With Madeleine Albright
04.11.2007 Video

Madeleine Albright, 64th Secretary of State of the United States, participated in a conversation with the Leadership Council moderated by Jon Meacham, editor of Newsweek.

03.25.2007 News Story

In her recently published book The Sea Can Wash Away All Evils: Modern Marine Pollution and the Ancient Cathartic Ocean (Columbia University Press), HDS professor Kimberley C. Patton...

03.22.2007 News Story Harvard Gazette

Representatives of three of the world’s major religions tangled over the beginnings of human life, the disposal of surplus embryos from in vitro fertilization...

Witnessing Breath Between Death and Life: Reinterpreting Holy Saturday
03.22.2007 Video

This lecture was delivered by Shelly Rambo, PhD (Boston University), Research Associate and Visiting Assistant Professor of Theology.