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Cresa Pugh Receives 2020 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

Cresa Pugh Receives 2020 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

July 17, 2020
The role of graduate students in undergraduate education is central to the experience of Harvard College students, and fundamental to teaching in our Department. In 2008 the Graduate School announced the establishment of the Derek C. Bok Awards for Excellence in the Teaching of Undergraduates. These awards, of which there are just five Harvard-wide, are made possible by an endowment gift from Jean F. Nathan and David G. Nathan ('51, M.D. '55). Congratulations, Cresa, and thank you!!!
Christina Cross

Christina Cross wins four major prizes from the ASA

July 17, 2020

Christina Cross has won four major prizes from the ASA for her important work on race and family: the ASA Dissertation Award, and paper awards from the ASA Section on Children and Youth, the ASA Section on Racial and Ethnic Minorities, and the ASA Family Section.

Brianna Castro

Brianna Castro wins Mitigation Matters Grant and JCHS Support Grant

July 16, 2020

Brianna Castro won one of the Mitigation Matters grants from the Natural Hazards Center at Boulder, in support of her fieldwork. Brianna also won a grant from the Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) Student Research Support Grant program to fund her project on "Autonomous Adaption: the Landscape of Homeowner Response to Climate Change Hazards,” with Mary C. Waters.... Read more about Brianna Castro wins Mitigation Matters Grant and JCHS Support Grant