Incorporating art into community outreach poses challenges, but the experiences arts-based service organizations provide also offer unique fulfillment. As the roles of service and art in society remain under debate, initiatives at Harvard that meld the two areas continue to evolve, broadening arts access in surrounding communities and shaping campus artistic life.Read more about In Service of Arts
We are pleased to announce a new pilot program that supports hybrid research and public service works named the Harvard College Research Program (HCRP) Research-Mindich Program in Engaged Scholarship Award. The intention of this pilot is to allow the combination of data collection for research with service to a local community, which currently is not possible with a regular HCRP summer award.
Muhammad Faraz (Lahore University of Management Science and University of Wisconsin Superior), Anita Lo (Harvard College), Kirin Gupta (Harvard College), and Hannah Duncan (Brown University) present their research on challenging dominant narratives. Photo courtesy of the Harvard Foundation