Established in 1864, The Harvard Club of Philadelphia is one of the oldest alumni clubs in the country and serves the alumni, parents, and students of Harvard University who live in the greater Philadelphia area. It offers opportunities for members to engage with the local Harvard community, keep up with events in Cambridge and support the University in the Philadelphia region.
7:00PM - 8:00PM Tue 26 May 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )Join us for an interactive discussion with Harvard Professor of Human Rights Policy Dr. Kathryn Sikkink. Prof. Sikkink works on international norms and institutions, transnational advocacy networks, and the impact of human rights law and policies.
8:00PM - 9:00PM Wed 27 May 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )Join Ambassador Power for an Open Conversation on the state of the world and her memoir, The Education of an Idealist. Moderated by Harvard Club President Jorge Jaramillo
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8:00PM - 9:00PM Thu 28 May 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )Democracy, Disparities and the Pandemic - What happens when discrimination and a pandemic collide? Join us for an interactive discussion with Cornell William Brooks, Harvard Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership and Social Justice.
8:00PM - 9:00PM Tue 9 Jun 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )What can be done to counter inequality in the United States? Join us for an interactive discussion with Harvard Alum and Professor David Deming (Ph.D. in Public Policy ’10) from the Kennedy School of Government and the Graduate School of Education.
10:30AM - 12:00PM Sat 16 May 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )Join us for a spring hike in the Willows Park (and along the Little Darby and Darby Creeks trails in Skunk Hollow Park) in Villanova
Thu 30 Apr 2020 (Time TBD) ( Timezone: Eastern )Please save the date for the Club's Annual Meeting & Dinner with honored guest and speaker Jeff Marrazzo, CEO and Co-Founder of Spark Therapeutics.
6:00PM Thu 9 Apr 2020 - 8:00PM Thu 30 Apr 2020 ( Timezone: Eastern )Lizabeth Cohen, Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies, Dept. of History, and Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, will speak on “Saving America’s Cities: A New Look at Urban Renewal” at the Penn Design School on April 9th