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Celebrating 20 Years of Impact:
At the Fitchburg Art Museum, Rappaport Art Prize Winner Daniela Rivera Digs Deep Into Disaster-The Boston Globe
“Rivera who teaches at Wellesley College was already well-known in the region when she won the $35,000 Rappaport Prize in August, awarded annually to a New England artist by the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum.” November 13, 2019.
The Art of Healing: Rappaport Art Prize Winner and Vanderbilt Professor Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons Wants to Change the World Through Art-Vanderbilt Magazine
“ Campos-Pons joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2017, and with her arrival came a visibility that only the most influential artists command. Her presence has raised the international profile of Nashville’s visual arts community. Yet she doesn’t pay attention to any of that, remaining steadfast in her devotion to using creativity as a tool for healing.” November 13, 2019.
Rappaport Art Prize Winner Titus Kaphar Shares Artwork for “Making Space for Black History” Lecture-The Reflector
“Campos-Pons joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2017, and with her arrival came a visibility that only the most influential artists command. Her presence has raised the international profile of Nashville’s visual arts community. Yet she doesn’t pay attention to any of that, remaining steadfast in her devotion to using creativity as a tool for healing..” November 13, 2019.
Perfecting Cannabis Policy: Rappaport Panelists Discuss Role of Municipalities and Criminal Justice Reform in Achieving Parity in the Pot Industry-BC Law Magazine
“The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy continued to place a spotlight on issues of equality, inequality, equity, and inequity with its most recent program, “Pot and Parity.” November 7, 2019.
Rappaport MGH Research Fellow Brian Edlow, MD and a team at MGH have created the highest resolution MRI scan of the human brain. October 30, 2019.
“As these tests evolve, they may prove to be more sensitive than CT scans at determining intracranial damage,” Rappaport Research Fellow Eve Valera, MD. October 21, 2019.
The Rappaport Foundation event included an e-poster session and a “science slam” featuring foundation-supported researchers from Mass General and other area health care institutions. October 2019.
The Future of Urban Mobility-From Advocate to Aggregator: A Tri-Sector Perspective on Urban Mobility
Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 4:30-6:00 pm. Harvard University Kennedy School, Wexner Room, 434AB, 4th floor, Wexner Building. Presented by the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston.
Monday, November 11, 2019, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm.
Boston College Law School, Barat House, Newton, MA. Presented by the Rappaport Center for Law & Public Policy.