Photo Credit: Sam Jones

2013 Arts Medalist Ceremony: MATT DAMON

Actor, writer and producer Matt Damon '92 is the recipient of the 2013 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony at Sanders Theatre. The event, presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard's Learning From Performers program and the Board of Overseers of Harvard College, will include a discussion with Damon on his life and career moderated by fellow actor and Harvard alumnus John Lithgow '67. This is the official opening event for ARTS FIRST, Harvard University's annual festival showcasing student creativity in the arts.


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Cinco de Mayo

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Date & Time

  • Thu, April 25, 2013
    4:00 pm — 5:30 pm


  • Lectures / Talks
  • Theater