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Faculty and Members Elected to British Academy

July 20, 2017
Caroline Walker Bynum, Professor Emerita in the School of Historical Studies, has been elected to the British Academy as a Corresponding Fellow, along with four former Members.

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IAS Statement on Revised Executive Order

March 07, 2017
As an institution, we oppose the revised travel ban on the principles of justice and non-discrimination and stand in unison for the advancement of knowledge without borders and prejudice.

Podcast: More Useless Research and Crazy Ideas, Please

July 21, 2017
 On the value of imagination, curiosity-driven research, and the pursuit of useless knowledge

Maryam Mirzakhani’s Mathematical Legacy

July 17, 2017
The Iranian mathematician and former Member Maryam Mirzakhani was known by her colleagues as a virtuoso in the dynamics and geometry of complex surfaces—“science-fiction mathematics,” one admirer called it—and to her young daughter, Anahita, as something of an artist.