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Alex S. Jones, who will depart in July, joined the center in 2000, making him its longest-serving director. Before coming to Harvard, Jones was a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist for The New York Times and a host for NPR’s “On the Media” and PBS’s “Media Matters.”
Among the six Shorenstein fellows who will join the center for the spring semester are a radio host, a New York Times reporter, and a former U.S. chief technology officer.
The Institute of Politics’ spring resident fellows include a political journalist, a former U.S. senator, and Massachusetts’ outgoing attorney general, Martha M. Coakley.
As part of the fellowship, Tarja Halonen will give speeches, host study groups, and visit classrooms for one semester at the school.
In her final interview of the year with The Crimson, Faust reflected on her role in several hot-button campus issues, including sexual assault policies and protests regarding two controversial non-indictments.
Colleagues from the Kennedy School of Government and Department of Defense said Carter was an excellent candidate to lead the U.S. military because of his administrative skills and deep understanding of policy.
Veteran Journalists Mark E. Halperin ’87 and John Heilemann, spoke about the brightening future of journalism at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on Monday night.
Jeffrey Goldberg, the national correspondent for the Atlantic, speaks about his coverage of the Middle East at the Harvard Kennedy School on Tuesday afternoon.
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has broken the previously “unwritten rule” that terror organizations generally refrain from killing foreign journalists, journalist Jeffrey Goldberg argued Tuesday.
Originally from South Africa, John Briscoe also spent two decades working for the World Bank, where he served as the country director for Brazil, the organization’s biggest borrower.
UC hopefuls Happy Yang '16, left. and Faith A. Jackson '16, right, pose after a debate at the Kennedy School on Thrusday evening.
UC hopefuls Ema Horvath '16 and Meghamsh Kanuparthy '16 right after the debate at the Kennedy School on Thursday evening.
UC candidate, Luke Heine, presents his campaign platform at the JFK Jr. Forum in the Kennedy School on Thursday night. Gene Corbin, the Harvard College Assistant Dean for Public Service moderated the debate.
Ema Horvath '16 responds to an audience question during the Thursday night debate at the JFK Jr. Forum on Thursday Night. At the forum, candidates discussed topics ranging from the Stillman Infirmiry's closure to the UC's ability to effect change.