- Sep 17, 2020
Dr. Tracy A. Balboni is Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at Harvard Medical. She has a particular focus on the role of religion and spirituality in the experience of cancer.
Though they can at times seem more rivals than bedfellows, Harvard and the Vatican are coming together to harness the intelligence and idealism of young people with a will to serve.
Three years ago, Harvard University professor Karen L. King showed the world a tiny fragment of ancient Egyptian papyrus whose eight partial lines of Coptic script included one sensational half-sentence: “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife …’ ” It was big news. The Boston Globe and The New York Times
Christianity in elite academia? It’s risky business. That’s the conventional wisdom anyway. Yet there was Professor Jeffrey Reimer, chair of chemical and biochemical engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, defying that wisdom this week at another uber-elite bastion of secular humanism, Harvard. “I was a newly appointed associate dean