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"Lessons from Ancient Rome: Preparing the Next Generation of Leaders"

Ethics. Leadership. Community.

Join Harvard Professor Emma Dench, Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and McLean Professor of Ancient and Modern History and of the Classics, as she explores lessons from ancient Rome that inform leadership today and how she applies that learning to shape the next generation of groundbreaking scholars and researchers at Harvard.

The program will feature a dynamic conversation between Dean Dench and Alexandra Amati, AM '91, PhD '94, a member of the Graduate School Alumni Association Council, President of the Harvard Club of San Francisco (HCSF), and Professor of Music at the University of San Francisco.

Enjoy drinks, appetizers, and stimulating conversation with fellow alumni and friends!

Lessons from Ancient Rome: Preparing the Next Generation of Leaders

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

6:00 p.m. Registration
6:30 p.m. Program
7:30 p.m. Reception

University Club of San Francisco
Main Dining Room
800 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94108

Event costs
Harvard Alumni, guests, and members of the Harvard community: $20
GSAS Alumni, members of HCSF, and Harvard recent graduates (’13–’18): $15

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The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) is a premier training ground for global pacesetters and a pipeline for future leaders in academia, business, and industry. As the only PhD granting school at Harvard, GSAS is deeply connected to the University’s professional schools, hospitals, and academic centers. Through these channels, our graduate students are revolutionizing the way we approach and produce research. Every day these students advance pioneering research through their scholarship, teaching, and interdisciplinary engagement. GSAS is responsible for conferring the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts, and Master of Science degrees at Harvard in 57 programs of study, including 17 interfaculty programs in partnership with Harvard’s other graduate and professional schools.

At the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, our mission is to identify and attract the most promising students to form a dynamic and diverse community, and to shape them into visionary scholars, innovative educators, and creative leaders. A strong graduate program is essential to ensuring the strength of Harvard’s undergraduate and faculty research programs.