Harvard Kennedy School
Starbird, an assistant professor of human centered design and engineering, spent nine months probing Twitter and Reddit to study the prevalence and incentive behind propagating misinformation and its effect on politics and society.
Sir John Sawers, the former chief of the United Kingdom’s Secret Intelligence Service, spoke at a Kennedy School event Monday afternoon.
Dina H. Powell will serve as a non-resident fellow with the Future of Diplomacy Project, a program intended to study diplomacy and negotiation within international politics.
In an era of political polarization, HKS affiliates consider both the need and potential consequences of hosting more conservative speakers on campus.
The Ohio Governor and former presidential candidate will deliver the 2018 commencement address at the Kennedy School on May 23.
The IOP director position sat unfilled for approximately 10 months following the resignation of former director Maggie Williams in April 2017.
Former Maryland Governor Martin J. O’ Malley will serve as a shared visiting fellow for multiple Kennedy School centers beginning this April, with a focus on local politics and student engagement.
As Harvard nears the completion of its capital campaign, Dean of the Kennedy School Douglas W. Elmendorf reported that the school has raised more than $660 million.
Michelin star chef and humanitarian José Andrés emphasized the importance of providing aid to Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria at an Institute of Politics panel Tuesday.