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Call for Applications: Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art 2020 | Berlin

March 30, 2020

I am writing on behalf of founder and director Warren Neidich to let you know that applications for Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art 2020 in Berlin (July 8-24) are now open and the application deadline is May 10.

Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art 2020 will focus on Care, Caring and Repair in Cognitive Capitalism. 

In the initial stages of cognitive capitalism, caring and effective economies were sites of subsumption – especially through reconfiguring what Sylvia Federici called reproductive labor. In recent years, the techno-scientific revolution has joined...

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Administrative Head TF Needed for Econ 1010a

March 30, 2020
Ec1010a Intermediate Microeconomics Head Administrative TF
 
The Ec1010a Head Administrative TF handles logistics for one of Harvard’s largest undergraduate courses in the Fall semester. This includes organizing course materials; coordinating the teaching team of about 15 graduate and undergraduate students; and acting as a liaison between students, teaching staff, and other Harvard educational groups. They ensure that the course runs smoothly and contribute to students’ positive learning experience. 
 
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St Antony's International Review - Call for Book Reviews

March 10, 2020

 

I am reaching out on behalf of the St Antony’s International Review (STAIR) at the University of Oxford. STAIR is the only peer-reviewed, graduate student-run journal of global affairs at the University of Oxford, and we are currently accepting book reviews for our new special issue under the theme Gender in International Relations (see attached). Given your expertise in these and related topics, STAIR would highly welcome a book review from you for this issue. The attached call for book reviews includes some recent publications...

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Political Economy Series cancelled for Spring 2020

March 9, 2020
As you know, with the growing concern for the spread of the Coronavirus, the Government and Economics Departments have decided to cancel the remainder of the Spring Political Economy lectures for everyone's safety. The decision was made based on guidelines from Harvard University regarding meetings. We fully hope to resume this long-standing seminar in the Fall of 2020. 

Safra Center: Lecture with Allison Stanger

March 5, 2020

Public Lecture with Allison Stanger

Date:  Thursday, March 26, 2020, 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location:  Wexner 436, Harvard Kennedy School

Description: In her lecture, titled “Justice and Inequality in a Big Data World: Why Machine Learning Should Not be Left to its Own Devices,” Professor Stanger explores the consequences of government and corporate data harvesting for the viability of liberal democratic and authoritarian regimes. Comparing the United States and China, she argues that differing relationships between...

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The Political Economy Seminar continues on Thursday, March 12

March 5, 2020

The Political Economy Seminar continues on Thursday, March 12 (next week) with University of Warwick Professor Micaela Redoano presenting,

"Politics in the Facebook Era. Evidence from the 2016 US Presidential Elections."

Location: The seminar will be held this semester in the CGIS Knafel Building, Room K354, 3rd floor, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge. 
Time: 4:30pm-5:45pm

Harvard GSAS Business Club: Careers in Finance

March 3, 2020
We are hosting the third Careers in Finance session of our Finance & Investment 101 Series next week. As this series is designed with non-business graduate students in mind, we believe that this might be of interest to the GSAS and postdoc communities.  See attached.
 

2020 EITM Certification Scholarship

March 2, 2020

Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 EITM Certification Scholarship! Scholarships cover tuition for up to two sessions of study at the ICPSR Summer Program at the University of Michigan. Please let your graduate students know about this opportunity. The application deadline is March 31, 2020. You can find information and the application link here:...

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