About the Friends

Friends since 2008
“Time and resources to pursue unconstrained research is of great value to future generations and in short supply around the globe. The Institute for Advanced Study provides leading scholars with the perfect environment to nurture fundamentally new research and many lifelong collaborations amongst global leaders in the sciences and humanities. As Friends and contributors, it is a privilege to support the Institute and the achievement of its farsighted mission.” Cynthia Hillas and Robert Hillas, Chair of the Friends

Upcoming Events

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Nov 16

Friends Lunch with a Member

Dilworth Room
Nov 28

New IAS Spinoza Collection: Some Intriguing Aspects

The Historical Studies-Social Science Library, Institute for Advanced Study is hosting a conversation with Prof. Jonathan Israel (Emeritus, School of Historical Studies). The title of his talk New IAS Spinoza Collection: Some Intriguing Aspects will be followed by a reception...
Nov 30

Edward T. Cone Concert Series

Wolfensohn Hall
Zoë Keating Composer/cellist Zoë Keating will be performing long musical phrases on her cello, and then using various technologies to record them on the spot, superimpose them, and build up dense layers of melodies that collide dramatically on top of each other. Click Here for...