Ressa is a Fall 2021 Joan Shorenstein Fellow and Hauser Leader at Harvard Kennedy School

The Journalist’s Resource helps journalists and the public get up to speed on academic studies about complex problems and their potential solutions. The goal: more high-quality research in the news stream. 

The HKS Misinformation Review is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes multidisciplinary research on mis- and disinformation on a fast timeline to get important new research into the hands of practitioners who need it.

Spotlight Shorenstein

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Research Fellows Join the Shorenstein Center's COVID States Project and Public Interest Tech Lab
A group of research fellows and post-doctoral fellows have joined the Shorenstein Center to work on several resident faculty-led projects. COVID States...
Center News, News, Public Interest Journalism,
Tracie Powell, Fall 2021 Shorenstein Center Research Fellow
Tracie Powell, expert on audience development, community engagement, philanthropy, and equity in journalism, joins the Shorenstein Center as a Fall 2021...
Center News, News, Public Interest Journalism,
Maria Ressa Wins Nobel Peace Prize
Maria Ressa, founder of, global press freedom advocate, and Fall 2021 Joan Shorenstein Fellow, was awarded the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize today. In...
News, Public Interest Technology, Public Interest Technology, Tech Policy, Tech Policy,
Shorenstein Fellow Kathy Pham talks tech with Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel
On Thursday, July 15th, 2021, Harvard Shorenstein Center and Rita Allen Foundation Fellow, Kathy Pham, was invited to a meeting with Chancellor Dr. Angela...
The 2021 Salant Lecture on Freedom of the Press: Maria Ressa, CEO of Rappler and 2021 Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Please RSVP by 12:00 PM ET on Monday, November 15th. You must register if you’d like the possibility of attending in person. You will be notified via email...
November 16, 2021
6:00pm ET

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Event Recordings

What is Stronger Than Hate? Lessons from Testimony, Media, and Scholarship
The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy and the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School, and the USC Shoah Foundation, joined...

Is the internet safe?

Cybersecurity expert Chris Krebs talks with HKS's Joan Donovan and raises the alarm on fraud, hacking, and misinformation

Fellow @JaneLytv: “When we talk about the Like button, the share button, the News Feed and their power, we’re essentially talking about the infrastructure that the network is built on top of. The crux of the problem here is the infrastructure itself.”

Facebook still allows racially targeted advertising and has been optimizing in-spite of this violating federal laws. Read the new research by @ShorensteinCtr tech lab researcher @jinyanzang! Journalists should be covering this independent study.

Kathy @kathytpham 8 Mar

Thursday 4pm EST! Join for an hour for community and lessons from @cecmunoz about public leadership, public interest tech, and so much more!

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WE ARE SO EXCITED ABOUT THIS! Yes we are shouting. It is that exciting. Congratulations Brian Friedberg for this book deal!

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Can’t wait to have you join the team, Megan!

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