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Adam Stefkovics

Affiliate Spotlight: Ádám Stefkovics

October 18, 2021

Ádám Stefkovics is a visiting researcher at IQSS with a Fulbright scholarship. He's an assistant lecturer at the Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Social Sciences, and director of polling and market research group at Századvég Foundation. Get to know Ádám in our latest affiliate spotlight, and feel free to say hello if you see him around IQSS... Read more about Affiliate Spotlight: Ádám Stefkovics

The Computer Lab is Open!

September 20, 2021

We are excited to announce that the IQSS Computer Labs have re-opened for in-person workstation use.  

- Our hours are Monday - Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM. The lab itself will be physically locked after 5 PM and on Weekends.
- Remote Access will remain available.
- Item checkout is unavailable.
- Currently only our Concourse Lab is open.
- No food OR drinks allowed.
- Appropriately worn Masks are required at all times.
- Access will be for IQSS Lab workstation usage only.

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Intisar Rabb

Digitized Canon: Intisar Rabb's Work to Develop SHARIAsource and Other Resources on Islamic Law

September 1, 2021
by Jonathan Colburn

Professor of Law and History Intisar Rabb’s career as a legal scholar began with an enormous obstacle: in the midst of a joint program at Yale Law School for her JD and at Princeton for a PhD, she was interested in comparative issues in Islamic law, or sharī’a. That legal field (much like American law) is a collection of laws, practices, and culturally inflected norms defined by judges... Read more about Digitized Canon: Intisar Rabb's Work to Develop SHARIAsource and Other Resources on Islamic Law

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Gary King: A Welcome Back Update

August 19, 2021

Dear: IQSS Staff and Affiliates
From: Gary King, Director IQSS
Subj: A welcome back update
Date: 8/19/2021

Hello everyone! It’s hard to imagine that we have been away from CGIS for almost two years, with a few notable exceptions (thanks to the Client Support Services team and several others). We’re excited to finally welcome our full community back to campus with an official return the week of August 23rd... Read more about Gary King: A Welcome Back Update

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Mercè Crosas Departs to be Secretary of Open Government in Catalonia

July 1, 2021

After 15 years of service at Harvard, Mercè Crosas, who has served as Chief Data Science and Technology Officer at IQSS, is departing the University to take a position with the Institutional Government of Catalonia (Catalunya), Spain. As the Secretary of Transparency and Open Government, she will take the helm of a new department focused on open data...

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