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Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez Comes to Harvard

November 17, 2015

Cambridge, Mass.—Nov. 12, 2015—The Harvard Foundation Presents A conversation with baseball Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez and Harvard Professor Michael Sandel, Tues., Nov. 17, 5 pm, Sever Hall 113.

“The students and faculty of the Harvard Foundation are delighted to host baseball Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez and Professor Michael Sandel in a lively discussion about the career of one of baseball’s greatest pitchers and the lessons we can learn from it,” said Dr. S. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation. “It is a rare opportunity for our students to… Read more about Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez Comes to Harvard

Being colorblind to race is not the answer

Being colorblind to race is not the answer

November 3, 2015

Seeing differences is OK, contend Diversity Dialogue duo

“Everyone is at least a little bit racist. It’s OK to see difference, " Tufts Associate Professor Keith Maddox (red shirt) told his Harvard audience. "While social categorizations simplify our world, they also create inaccuracies in our perceptions,” added Tufts Associate Professor Sam Sommers (blue shirt), during the FAS Diversity Dialogue on Thursday.
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