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Wintersession 2017
Nergis Mavalvala '90, Curtis and Kathleen Marble Professor of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, discussed the history and significance of the search for gravitational waves and her own role on the LIGO project -- an international project to detect these waves.
Wintersession 2017
Heather West '07, Senior Policy Manager, Mozilla discussed some of the challenges (moral and practical) that face those that want to regulate the internet and shared some cases where policy makers can and should take action.
Wintersession 2017
Craig Silverman, Media Editor, BuzzFeed News discussed how fake news originates and spreads online and the lasting impact fake news can have on individuals’ perceptions of truth.
Wintersession 2017
Harry Lewis, Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science, Harvard University, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences encouraged Fellows to wrestle with the question of how to balance the benefits and drawbacks of internet anonymity.
Wintersession 2017
Joanne Murray ‘81, Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs, and P. Takis Metaxas, Professor of Computer Science, Wellesley College and Faculty Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs, share their thoughts and encouragement for 2017 Albright Fellows on the first day of Wintersession 2017.
Wintersession 2017
Amy Banzaert, Director of Engineering Studies and Lecturer in Engineering, Wellesley College, inspires 2017 Albright Fellows to serve society by finding practical solutions to real world problems taking the approach of “fail[ing] fast to succeed sooner”.
by former Albright Institute Fellows
Wintersession 2015
by Deborah Hurley, Fellow, IQSS, Harvard University
Wintersession 2015
by Professor Takis Metaxas, Wellesley College
Wintersession 2015
by Stacie Goddard, Jane Bishop '51 Associate Professor of Political Science, Wellesley College
Wintersession 2014
by Bonnie Docherty, Lecturer on Law, Arms Division, International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School; Senior Researcher, Human Rights Watch
Wintersession 2014
by Alden Griffith, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Wellesley College