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Don’t forget about plants after the leaves fall

by Benjamin E. Goulet-Scott and Jacob S. Suissa
November 6, 2019

Arboretum shares nature learning with kids for 35 years

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
October 22, 2019

Arboretum shares nature learning with kids for 35 years

Field Study Experience visit to North Woods

Thirty-five years ago, the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University began offering free programs for elementary school students called Field Study Experiences (FSE), opening the gates of nature and science to thousands of Boston Public School (BPS) children. The initiative—launched in 1984 with a request from the Boston schools to local museums to help enhance the […]

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Walkways to biodiversity

by Jared Rubinstein, Living Collections Fellow
October 22, 2019

Absorbing nature and finding inner peace through ‘Forest Bathing’ at the Arnold Arboretum

by Chris Citorik for WBUR
October 17, 2019

Arnold Arboretum Weld Hill Solar Project feted by City, Harvard officials

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
October 9, 2019

Yes, there are a lot of acorns on the ground this season. Here’s why.

by Steve Annear for the Boston Globe
October 4, 2019

Ned Friedman addresses the Passion for Knowledge festival (video)

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
October 4, 2019

Ned Friedman addresses the Passion for Knowledge festival (video)

Ned Friedman at P4K

William (Ned) Friedman, Director of the Arnold Arboretum and Arnold Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University, is among the featured guests and plenary lecturers at The Passion for Knowledge (P4K) festival in San Sebastián, Spain. Professor Friedman delivered a lecture entitled “Who dicovered evolution” at the collective celebration of learning and curiosity, […]

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Jacob Suissa passes preliminary exam

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
September 26, 2019

Using art to inspire action

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
September 25, 2019

A flip of the switch to mitigate climate change

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
September 13, 2019

A flip of the switch to mitigate climate change

Weld Hill Solar Dedication

At a “switch-throwing” ceremony at the Weld Hill Research and Education Building, officials from Harvard University, the city of Boston, and the greater community celebrated the completion of the Arboretum’s newest and largest renewable energy project and the push for carbon neutrality by 2050. Read more in the Harvard Gazette.

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Fighting flora with fauna

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
August 29, 2019

When spring is samara season

by Michael Dosmann, Keeper of the Living Collections
August 27, 2019