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Jeb!
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Jeb!

Former presidential nominee and governor of Florida Jeb Bush discusses his views and goals for education in America. Bush spoke Thursday Evening at the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Forum.

Jeb, Fryer & Peterson
On Campus

Jeb, Fryer & Peterson

Former presidential nominee and governor of Florida Jeb Bush discusses education with Economics professor Roland G. Fryer and Government professor Paul E. Peterson at the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Forum.

Politics

Jeb Bush to Join Kennedy School as Visiting Fellow this Fall

​Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will join the Kennedy School as a visiting fellow in the Program on Education Policy and Governance this fall.

What Works: Designing Inclusive Organizations
IOP

Professor Offers Ways to Combat Gender Bias in the Workplace

Iris Bohnet, a professor at the Kennedy School of Government, spoke about ways to address gender inequality in the workplace.

A Vision for Asian Collective Energy Security
On Campus

A Vision for Asian Collective Energy Security

Nobuo Tanaka, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency from 2007 to 2011 and currently the president of the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, discusses how energy supply and demand may shape the future of Asia at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Election 2016: The First Debate
College

Students Pack IOP, Houses to Watch Presidential Debate

​The Institute of Politics’ John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum was filled to capacity with students eager to watch Hillary R. Clinton and Donald J. Trump duke it out during Monday’s presidential debate.

A Vision for Asian Collective Energy Security
Politics

Tanaka Advocates Peacekeeping Through Energy in Asia

Nobuo Tanaka, former executive director of the International Energy Agency and president of the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, argued Tuesday that cooperation in energy efforts should play a vital role in collaboration and peacekeeping in Asia.

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Prize Recipient Hopes to Combat Violence Through Education

Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Harvard Kennedy School’s Middle East Initiative celebrated Palestinian schoolteacher Hanan Al Hroub as the second recipient of the Global Teacher Prize in a discussion Thursday night.

Difficult Questions
College

Difficult Questions

Former Prime Minister of Israel Ehud Barak answers an audience member’s question about the two-state solution as moderator and Kennedy School Professor Graham Allison looks on. Barak spoke at the JFK Jr. Forum Wednesday evening as part of the 2016 Lamont Lecture.

IOP

Former Officials Offer Presidential Solutions to U.S.-Russia 'Crisis'

A group of Russia experts, including former U.S. and Russian government officials, advocated renewed dialogue in areas of mutual interest as a critical strategy for the next American President during a panel on U.S.-Russia relations at the Institute of Politics Monday night.

IOP

Former Mass. Congressman Named Interim IOP Director

William D. “Bill” Delahunt, a former U.S. Representative for Massachusetts, will serve as the interim director of the Institute of Politics.

IOP

IOP Executive Director Resigns to Work on Election

Her departure comes just after the Clinton campaign announced that IOP Director Margaret A. “Maggie” Williams would help lead the Democratic nominee’s White House transition team

Maggie Williams
IOP

Several Alumni Call for IOP Director Resignation

A group of University alumni have called for the resignation of Margaret A. “Maggie” Williams, calling her appointment to Hillary Clinton's transition team a "conflict of interest."

Bloomberg Against Censorship
Harvard Kennedy School

Bloomberg Gives $32 Million for Mayoral Leadership Program

As many as 300 mayors and 400 aides are expected to participate over the course of the four-year program.

IOP

IOP 2016 Fall Fellows to Focus on Presidential Election

Former Secretary of Defense Charles T. “Chuck” Hagel is one of the Institute of Politics’ visiting fellows for the fall semester, joining a roster of six resident and two visiting fellows selected broadly to focus on the current presidential election,