Bringing Boardroom Experts to the (Seminar) Table

A corporate boards and governance course gives students insight into the nuances of high-level decision-making

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Imagine that you’re on the board of IBM, and the opportunity comes to partner with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to counter infant mortality. A no-brainer, right? Not necessarily, if you have shareholders to satisfy and a bottom line to maintain.

Coding for Justice

A new technology fellowship multiplies the impact of Harvard’s legal clinics

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It takes a lot of preparation to rev up a new case. That’s true in all law offices, including Harvard’s legal clinics. As a clinical law student who was cross-enrolled in an undergraduate computer science course, Jeffrey Roderick ’17 wondered whether he could streamline the process through technology.

A Moral Adventure in the Law

For more than 50 years, Alan Stone has invited students to answer life’s difficult questions

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In Alan Stone's classes, his delight in teaching is palpable, and the topics can be startling.

War or Peace?

Naz Modirzadeh on why international law may not have the answer

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This spring, the Harvard Law Bulletin spoke with Professor of Practice Naz Modirzadeh, founding director of the HLS’ Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (PILAC) and co-author of the report “Indefinite War: Unsettled International Law on the End of Armed Conflict,” about the failure of international law to provide guidance on war’s end.