11 Feb
12–1 pm

The Food and Drug Administration does not know what is in our food. Wait, what? Learn the story of how a loophole in the oversight of food additives has overtaken the law with Laura MacCleery and bring along the questions you have about food and nutrition. Laura MacCleery is Director of Regulatory...

11 Feb
4–6 pm

Jeffrey Sachs, economist and Director, Earth Institute, Columbia University, presents his new book on the path forward for achieving sustainable development. More information

20 Feb
2 pm

What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ever get to build a better world? Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Directed by Avi...

4 Mar
10 am–3 pm

The Fair is a collaboration between all eight Ivy League universities and hosted centrally at Columbia University in NYC. The fair is a great way to meet potential employers and to network with other students. Every year, we host this event to connect students with representatives who are hiring at...

5 Mar
11 am–3:30 pm

Join the Harvard College Conservation Society for a Boston-wide networking opportunity. Participants include international NGO's, local conservation organizations, graduate student groups, and undergraduates from throughout the Boston area. This conference is designed to expose undergraduates to...

8 Mar
6–7:30 pm

Harvard scientists were some of the first to uncover the impact of that meditation has on health. Their finding: mindfulness Mindfulness can change your brain in positive ways. At this seminar, a panel of Harvard Medical School faculty will discuss the neuroscience of meditation and mindfulness...

25 26 Mar

Save the date for the Just Food? Forum: A collaboration of the Harvard Food Law Society and Food Literacy Project. Call for proposals; submissions Due: January 19, 2016. Does your work connect to land and food? The Harvard Just Food? Forum seeks proposals that focus on issues of land justice in the...

31 Mar 1 Apr

Harvard Divinity School is pleased to host a conference on “The Spirit of Sustainable Agriculture,” from March 31-April 1, 2016. It has been more than ninety years since Rudolf Steiner offered his Agriculture Course, seventy-five since Sir Albert Howard published An Agricultural...

5 Apr
6–7:30 pm

Chemicals are used in plastics, furniture, cosmetics and even in the foods we eat, while other pollutants contaminate our air and water. But do you know how these environmental exposures impact your health? Harvard Medical School researchers will present the data behind this silent threat to your...