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Claudia Cabral Elected to Harvard's Phi Beta Kappa

May 27, 2022
"Election to Alpha Iota of Masachusetts signifies that an undergraduate's course of study is distinguished by excellence, reach, originality, and rigor. Membership in PBK is an honor bestowed on those whose coursework demonstrates not only high achievement, but also breadth of interest, depth of understanding, and intellectual honesty." Phi Beta Kappa Harvard College, 2022. Read more about Claudia Cabral Elected to Harvard's Phi Beta Kappa
Leah Gose

Leah Gose selected as Harvard Radcliffe Institute Dissertation Completion Fellow

May 18, 2022

Doctoral Candidate Leah Gose has been selected as a 2022-23 Harvard Radcliffe Institute Dissertation Completion Fellow. The Harvard Radcliffe Institute Fellowship Program, now in its 22nd year, offers scholars and practitioners in the humanities, sciences, social sciences, and arts—as well as writers, journalists, and others—a rare opportunity to pursue their work in a vibrant interdisciplinary community.

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Ya-Wen Lei

Ya-Wen Lei wins 2021 Gordon White Prize

May 9, 2022
Ya-Wen Lei wins 2021 Gordon White Prize for her article, “Publics, Scientists and the State: Mapping the Global Human Genome Editing Controversy” (The China Quarterly No. 246, June 2021, pp. 400–427). This prize is awarded annually for the most original article by a scholar who has not published in the CQ before. It is awarded in memory of Gordon White. Gordon White achieved great distinction for his... Read more about Ya-Wen Lei wins 2021 Gordon White Prize
Sterling Bland '23

Sterling Bland '23 PBK Junior 24

May 4, 2022
Sterling Bland '23, a joint concentrator in Sociology and African and African American Studies has been inducted into the Alpha Iota Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society. This year, there were 25 juniors inducted.