Tech and Public Service, Event Series with Aneesh Chopra and Nick Sinai, February 23-27, 2015

As part of HKS’s public service week,  the Shorenstein Center will hold a series of special events focusing on technology, governance, and innovation. Why Are Technology & Open Innovation Important for Public Policy Students? With Aneesh Chopra, Walter Shorenstein Media…

Matthew A. Baum

February 26, 2015 — Matthew Baum, Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communication at the Harvard Kennedy School, writes about his recent research examining global news coverage of the Libyan civil war in The Washington Post. Using data published in 2,252 newspapers in 113…

Dori Maynard

February 25 — Dori Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was 56. Maynard was a tireless advocate for more racial diversity in the newsroom, as well as for greater awareness of…

Aneesh Chopra

Panel featuring: Todd Park, White House Technology Advisor Lynn Overmann, Deputy Chief Data Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce DJ Patil, first U.S. Chief Data Scientist Aneesh Chopra, Walter Shorenstein Media & Democracy Fellow, co-founder of Hunch Analytics, former U.S. CTO (moderator)…

Meredith Artley: Five Rules for Modern Journalists

February 24 — Meredith Artley, editor-in-chief of CNN Digital and president of the Online News Association, provided practical tips and examples for journalists looking to optimize their digital work. Slow down and focus. Artley acknowledged that journalists often feel overloaded,…