Theodore H. White Seminar on Press and Politics

Panel discussion with The Honorable Alan K. Simpson, Leonard Pitts Jr., Jackie Calmes, Beth Myers and Clarence Page.
November 13, 2013, 9-10:30am, Nye ABC, Taubman Building 5th Floor, Harvard Kennedy School.

Floyd Abrams delivers annual Salant Lecture

October 10, 2013 – The sixth annual Richard S. Salant Lecture on Freedom of the Press was delivered by Floyd Abrams, a member of the Executive Committee and Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP’s litigation practice group. Described by Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan…

Shorenstein Center Welcomes Leaders in Media and Political Journalism for Fall 2013

August 28, 2013 – The Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, located at the Harvard Kennedy School, is pleased to announce its 2013 Fall Fellows and Visiting Faculty. “Our Fellows and Visiting Faculty for the fall semester…

Six Finalists for 2013 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting Announced

January 31, 2012 – Six finalists for the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting have been announced by the Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. The winner of the Goldsmith Prize…

Shorenstein Center Welcomes Leaders in Journalism and Digital Media for Spring 2013

January 24, 2014 – The Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, located at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, is pleased to announce its 2013 Spring Fellows. “We have an all-star group of fellows from…

Shorenstein Center Welcomes Leaders in Journalism and Scholarship for Fall 2012

August 28, 2012 – The Shorenstein Center is pleased to announce its 2012 Fall Fellows and Visiting Faculty. “This fall we have an outstanding group of fellows and visiting faculty representing both broad experience and cutting-edge work and scholarship,” said…

Congratulations, Graduates!

May 20, 2012 – The Shorenstein Center sends congratulations and best wishes to the Kennedy School 2012 gradutes. Watch the slideshow below. Photos by Heather McKinnon and Nancy Palmer.

Alec Ross on Using Digital Skills for Careers in Government

A discussion with Alec Ross, Senior Adviser, Innovation in the Office of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Moderated by Susan Crawford, Visiting Stanton Professor. Co-sponsored by Tech{for}Change.

Post‘s Ignatius: Obama is ‘idealist learning to be realist’

April 3, 2012 – President Obama is less comfortable with exercising power publicly than privately, said David Ignatius, associate editor and columnist for The Washington Post, at a Shorenstein Center event. “As covert Commander-in-Chief, [Obama] has been quite effective,” he continued….