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CHGE Director’s Lecture: “Planetary-Scale Primary Prevention for the 21st Century”

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On Thursday, April 7, Dr. Johnathan Buonocore of the T.H. Chan School of Public Health, will discuss entitled “Planetary-Scale Primary Prevention for the 21st Century: Health and Climate Benefits of Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Carbon Mitigation” at the School of Public Health.  This lecture is presented as a part of the Center for Health and the Global Environment’s […]

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Science in the News presents “Air Pollution Knows No Boundaries”

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On Wednesday, April 6, Harvard graduate student Yanina Berrera will present a seminar entitled “Air Pollution Knows No Boundaries,” at the Pfizer Lecture Hall. Berrera works with the Wofsy-Munger Group on Biosphere Atmosphere Exchange, and will discuss how atmospheric scientists understand air pollution in a city, when the air is constantly moving from state to state, and […]

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ArtScience @ Le Lab Lecture Series: “Designing Biology”

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On Wednesday, April 6, Dr. Pam Silver will deliver a lecture entitled “Designing Biology” at Le Laboratoire Cambridge. This lecture is presented as a part of the Wyss Institute’s  Directors Lecture Series, which showcases the institute’s Core Faculty through four lectures.. This series seeks to offer deep insight into many of the research programs and initiatives, focusing specifically on how the […]

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CGBC Research & Innovation Talk: Building Energy Forecasting for Operation Optimization

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The Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities will present a series of Research & Innovation Talks. Given by members of the CGBC Research Team, talks will highlight and discuss projects underway at the Center. On Tuesday, April 5th, Xiwang Li will presenton: “Building Energy Forecasting for Operation Optimization and Fault Detection.” 10:00 am – 11:00am 20 Sumner Road, […]

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Infrastructure Resilience II: Advancing Planning and Design Tools

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On April 4-5. the Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure will present a workshop at the Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Harvard Business School, entitled “Infrastructure Resilience II: Advancing Planning and Design Tools.” This workshop will continue our exploration of the intersection of Envision®, resilience, and infrastructure finance. Day 1 at GSD (Gund Hall Room […]

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The Government Next Door: Neighborhood Politics in Urban China

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On Wednesday, April 6, the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation will present a discussion, entitled “The Government Next Door: Neighborhood Politics in Urban China.” The discussion will be led by Luigi Tomba, a Senior Fellow at the Australian Centre on China in the World at Australian National University, who will  investigate how the goals of […]

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CGBC Research & Innovation Talk: Application of CFD Automation for Green Buildings Certification

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The Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities will present a series of Research & Innovation Talks. Given by members of the CGBC Research Team, talks will highlight and discuss projects underway at the Center. On Tuesday, March 29th, Nari Yoon will present: “Application of CFD Automation for Green Buildings Certification and General Usage of CFD Buildings.” 11:45 am […]

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South Asia Institute: India, the Urban Transition

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On Monday, March 28, the Harvard South Asia Institute will host an urbanization seminar entitled “India, the Urban Transition” by Henrik Valeur –architect-urbanist and Founder & creative Director of UiD. The event will be chaired by Rahul Mehrotra, a Professor of Urban Design and Planning at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Valeur will discuss some of the […]

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GSD to convene Landscape as Urbanism in the Americas series

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On March 15, 18 and 21, the Harvard Graduate School of Design’s Office for Urbanization will convene a three-part “Landscape as Urbanism in the Americas,” in three Latin American countries, focusing on a variety of cultural institutions, practitioners, and academics from throughout Latin America in discussions on the potentials for landscape as a medium for urban intervention […]

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Apply Now! Post Doctoral Fellow: Computational Support for Energy Conscious Design & Operation

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The Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities in Cambridge, MA is seeking a researcher for a postdoctoral position in the area of Computational Support for Energy-conscious Design, Analysis and Operation, with an emphasis on wearable technology, environmental sensors, smart building components, data visualization, augmented reality, and sensory mediation. Read more here.

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