News & Events

News & Events

HDS Faculty Remember Nelson Mandela
12.13.2013 News Story

Members of the Faculty of Divinity share their thoughts on Nelson Mandela's life and legacy.

Olupona on Mandela: 'Man of the People'
12.13.2013 News Story

HDS professor Jacob Olupona writes about Nelson Mandela's impact on Harvard, Nigeria, and the wider world.

Why Give? Religious Roots of Charity
12.12.2013 News Story

Some thoughts by HDS instructors on charity across religious traditions during the giving season.

Mark Jordan, Prominent Scholar of Ethics, Gender Studies, and Theology, to Return to HDS
12.11.2013 News Story

A prolific and wide-ranging scholar, Mark Jordan will return to the HDS faculty in the summer of 2014.

Fertility and Jewish Law: Feminist Perspectives on Orthodox Response Literature (Video)
12.11.2013 News Story

On December 11, 2013, the CSWR hosted a talk by Professor Ronit Irshai about fertility and Jewish law.

The Science of Spiritual Care
12.10.2013 News Story

HDS student Parameshwaran Ramakrishnan is carving out a career at the juncture of medicine and spirituality.

A Discourse on the Valorization of the Colonial Koryo Canon (Video)
12.10.2013 News Story

Professor Hwansoo Ilmee Kim recently spoke at HDS on the valorization of the colonial Koryo Canon (Koryo Taejanggyong).  

Universities as Peacemakers
12.06.2013 News Story

A recent panel at HDS probed how religious studies can play pivotal role in solving world's conflicts.

Religions & Peace: Do Universities Have a Role? (Video)
12.06.2013 News Story
HDS recently explored how people of different religions can work to end violence.
Mandela's Legacy
12.06.2013 News Story Harvard Gazette

Harvard professors Jean Comaroff and John Comaroff on a giant of the 20th century and the country he changed.