The University announced today that it has received a $10 million gift from industrial magnate Anand G. Mahindra ’77 that will support the Harvard Humanities Center.
The gift is the largest in Harvard’s history directed exclusively towards the humanities. Mahindra’s donation will fund the center’s ongoing programs and the opportunity to expand its reach by strengthening the center’s ties to other cultural institutions, like libraries and museums, and similar organizations across the country, according to English Professor Homi K. Bhabha, director of the center. Read more about Professor Homi K. Bhabha receives $10 Million gift for Humanities Studies
In this social engagement course we will explore issues of structural inequality (economic, racial, global) as we think through emerging societal issues of ethics ushered in by genetic applications today.
Lawrence D. Bobo is acting-chair of the Department of African and African American Studies for the 2010-11 academic year.
Lawrence D. Bobo, the W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University, is the acting-chair of the Department of African and African American Studies for the 2010-11 academic year. Bobo assumes the role as acting-chair while Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham visits the Duke University Law School as its first John Hope Franklin Professor of American Legal History. Read more about Lawrence D. Bobo is Acting-Chair of the Department