Barbara Grosz Slideshow

  • Barbara portrait with words
  • Barbara at a reception
  • Barbara Grosz in Maxwell Dworkin
  • Barbara Grosz
  • Barbara Grosz with computer
  • Barbara Grosz (Photo: Kris Snibbe)
  • Barbara Grosz in Maxwell Dworkin

On October 24, 2018, we celebrate the life and work of

Professor Barbara Grosz

on the occasion of her 70th birthday


  • Higgins Professor of Natural Sciences at Harvard University;
  • Former Dean of the Radcliffe Institute of Advanced Studies;
  • Founder of the Center for the Study of Language and Information;
  • Recipient of the IJCAI Award for Research Excellence (2015) and the ACM/AAAI Allen Newell Award (2009);
  • Member or fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (2014), National Academy of Engineering (2008), American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2004), Association for Computing Machinery (2004), American Philosophical Society (2003), American Association for Artificial Intelligence (1990), American Association for the Advancement of Science (1990).
The event will honor Professor Grosz's scientific contributions, her support and development of the scientific research community, and her influence on students, family, and friends.

Please join us to honor our friend and colleague Barbara Grosz.