Theodore H. White Lecture and Seminar on Press and Politics, photos of panelists

Theodore H. White Lecture with Mark Halperin and John Heilemann “Optimism for a Change: Media, Campaigns, and 2016″ This year’s Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics will be jointly delivered by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, managing editors of Bloomberg…

Susan Crawford

November 18, 2014 — Susan Crawford, former Shorenstein fellow and current Harvard Law School professor, and Stephen Goldsmith, professor at Harvard Kennedy School, write about the possibilities of using big data to improve public services in the Boston Globe. Read more…

Frederick W. Mayer: Narrative Politics: The Medium is the Story

November 19, 2014 — Frederick W. Mayer, professor of public policy, political science and environment at Duke University, discussed how storytelling plays a vital role in political and civic engagement.

Jeffrey Goldberg of the Atlantic: The Challenges of Reporting on the Middle East

November 18, 2014 — Jeffrey Goldberg, national correspondent for the Atlantic, discussed the increasing dangers of reporting on the Middle East and provided candid guidance for those who aspire to cover the region.

Nicco Mele named deputy publisher of L.A. Times

November 18, 2014 — Nicco Mele came to the Shorenstein Center as a visiting Murrow Lecturer in the spring of 2009.  He continued teaching at HKS/Shorenstein Center as an adjunct lecturer and has been a vital part of the Center,…