Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 4:00 p.m.
Sever 113, Harvard College
This session will look at the U.S. Digital Services (USDS) work and how it has attempted to modernize government. Born in the rescue effort of healthcare.gov, the USDS has been working to modernize immigration, improve the veteran experience, and create better tools…
Monday, November 21, 2016, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
CGIS North, Bowie Vernon Room, K-262, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Herbert C. Kelman Seminar on International Conflict Analysis and Resolution with speaker: Donna Hicks is an Associate at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. She has been involved in numerous unofficial diplomatic efforts in the Middle East, Colombia, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Northern…
Wednesday, November 16, 2016,
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Nye Conference Center, Taubman Building, 5th Floor, HKS
A panel discussion about the 2016 election and news coverage featuring: Bob Schieffer, Walter Shorenstein Media and Democracy Fellow; political contributor to CBS News; former moderator of “Face the Nation” Nancy Kaffer, columnist, Detroit Free Press; winner of the 2016…
Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, Littauer Building
This year’s Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics was delivered by comedian, producer and writer Larry Wilmore. The David Nyhan Prize for Political Journalism was also awarded to Nancy Kaffer of the Detroit Free Press. Larry Wilmore’s talk starts at 15:09….
Designing the Change at Scale: Learning to Leverage the Lizard Brain to Launch a Multi-Billion Dollar Brand
Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 1:15pm-2:30pm
Carr Conference Room, Rubenstein Building, Room 219
A communications workshop with Michael Phillips Moskowitz, Entrepreneurship Fellow at the Shorenstein Center. Presented by the Harvard Kennedy School’s Communications Program.
Friday, November 4, 2016, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Littauer 166 (IOP Conference Room), Harvard Kennedy School
Panelists: Chris Nelson, White House, Assistant Director of Open Innovation Jenn Gustetic, NASA, Small Business Innovation Research Program Executive Sandeep Patel, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Open Innovation Manager Wendy Taylor, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Director…
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
November 1, 2016—Sissela Bok, writer, philosopher, and a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, provided a nuanced view on how lies and secrets in politics have impacted public trust and the 2016 election. Below…
Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Allison Dining Room, Taubman Building, 5th Floor
October 25, 2016—Tim Wu, author of The Master Switch and professor at Columbia Law School, discussed his new book, The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads, during a conversation at the Shorenstein Center with Erie Meyer,…
Monday, October 24, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
JFK Jr. Forum, Littauer Building
Jose Antonio Vargas is a journalist and filmmaker, and serves as the CEO of Define American and #EmergingUS. Jose was part of The Washington Post team that won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting for coverage of the…
2016 Richard S. Salant Lecture on Freedom of the Press Jeffrey Rosen, President & CEO of the National Constitution Center, Professor of Law at The George Washington University Law School, and a Contributing Editor of The Atlantic, delivered the ninth…