Harvard Kennedy School

HKS New Campus
Harvard Kennedy School

HKS New Campus

Following years of planning and construction work, the Harvard Kennedy School unveiled its new campus this week with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard Kennedy School

Harvard Kennedy School

HKS New Campus
On Campus

Kennedy School Completes Campus Renovations

The $126 million construction project, underway since late 2015, included several new buildings added to the center of campus.

Net Neutrality
Politics

Some Professors Caution Against Net Neutrality Rule Change

As the FCC prepares to vote on a proposal to dismantle current net neutrality rules, some Harvard professors at cautioned against several aspects of the proposal.

Kennedy School Globes
Harvard Kennedy School

HKS, MIT Launch Joint International Studies Program

The fellowship is sponsored by $1.8 million in grants from the Charles Koch Foundation to each respective school.

IOP
IOP

Panelists Discuss Robert Kennedy's Legacy

“That spirit of unity, of empathy, of having a moral compass is what all the leaders miss today. We don’t have those elements in our leadership core,” Matthews said.

Nancy Gibbs
IOP

Former Time Mag. Managing Editor Warns of Overly Critical Journalism

“I think journalists are attracted to this profession because we believe in its accountability,” Gibbs said, “but I think that attitude may foster a bias against the positive.”

Sally Q. Yates
IOP

Former Deputy Attorney General Yates Criticizes Trump At IOP Event

“Our standard for our president shouldn’t be, ‘Anything short of a felony is okay,'" she said.

Understanding Trump’s America
IOP

Allott Brothers Encourage Engagement with Diverse Perspectives at IOP

Brothers Daniel and Jordan Allott, who are currently working on a documentary to understand how Trump won the 2016 election, spoke at the IOP Wednesday.

Kathryn Sikkink
Harvard Kennedy School

Kathryn Sikkink

Kennedy School professor Kathryn A. Sikkink speaks on human rights Thursday evening. Sikkink was joined by psychology professor Steven A. Pinker, Professor Beth Simmons of the University of Pennsylvania, and Professor Sergio Aguayo of the Colegio de Mexico in a panel discussion at HKS.

Kathryn Sikkink
Harvard Kennedy School

Kennedy School Prof Advocates Optimism About Future of Human Rights

Kathryn Sikkink spoke Thursday about the contemporary human rights issues, arguing that outside of the United States, cooperation among Western nations to preserve human rights has not decreased.

Penny S. Pritzker
On Campus

Penny S. Pritzker

Former United States Secretary of Commerce Penny S. Pritzker (R) and Kennedy School Professor R. Nicholas Burns (L) discuss current economic challenges at the Institute of Politics.

Institute of Politics
Politics

At Harvard, Sean Spicer Meets Students and Sits In on Class

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer spent three low-profile days on campus last week as part of his visiting fellowship at the Institute of Politics.

Will You Still Have a Job When the Robots Arrive?
Harvard Kennedy School

Will You Still Have a Job When the Robots Arrive?

Will You Still Have a Job When the Robots Arrive?

Lisa Borders
On Campus

Lisa Borders

Lisa M. Borders, the President of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), discusses her efforts to strengthen and accelerate the organization’s growth. Under Borders, the WNBA reached its highest attendance numbers since 2011.