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Police Violence, Racial Injustice, and the Press:  Reflections on Coverage of the Chauvin Trial

Police Violence, Racial Injustice, and the Press: Reflections on Coverage of the Chauvin Trial

May 28, 2021, 9:44 am

This event aired on May 28, 2021 as part of the Shorenstein Center’s new Alumni Fellows Network speaker series, featuring former Shorenstein fellows discussing major topics in the news, and their current work.  The trial of Derek Chauvin sparked national conversations about…

“News you don’t believe”: User perspectives on f*ke news and misinformation

“News you don’t believe”: User perspectives on f*ke news and misinformation

May 5, 2021, 2:39 pm

Part of the Speaker Series on Misinformation, co-sponsored by the NULab at Northeastern University. This event occurred on May 5, 2021. More about the speaker and the research can be found below the video. Users’ perspectives on what f*ke news and misinformation…

"Assignment Russia: Becoming a Foreign Correspondent in the Crucible of the Cold War"

“Assignment Russia: Becoming a Foreign Correspondent in the Crucible of the Cold War”

April 29, 2021, 3:45 pm

Vassilis Coutifaris, program manager of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES), moderated a conversation with Marvin Kalb, nonresident senior fellow with the Foreign Policy program at Brookings, senior advisor at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, and…

What is Stronger Than Hate? Lessons from Testimony, Media, and Scholarship

What is Stronger Than Hate? Lessons from Testimony, Media, and Scholarship

April 27, 2021, 8:39 am

The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy and the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School, and the USC Shoah Foundation, joined Harvard President Lawrence S. Bacow and University of Southern California President Carol Folt on April 27, 2021 for an event…

Power to the Public: The Promise of Public Interest Technology

Power to the Public: The Promise of Public Interest Technology

April 22, 2021, 2:08 pm

This book talk with the authors of “Power to the Public: The Promise of Public Interest Technology” took place on April 22, 2021, hosted by Professor Latanya Sweeney, Kathy Pham, and David Eaves. It was co-sponsored by the new Public…

Epistemic Motivations, Political Identity, and Misperceptions about COVID and the 2020 Election

Epistemic Motivations, Political Identity, and Misperceptions about COVID and the 2020 Election

April 22, 2021, 1:36 pm

Part of the Speaker Series on Misinformation, co-sponsored by the NULab at Northeastern University. This event occurred on April 22, 2021. More about the speaker and the research can be found below the video. Abstract: Dannagal G. Young and Erin Maloney While…

Where are they now? Securing Roles in Tech and Society

Where are they now? Securing Roles in Tech and Society

April 16, 2021, 2:45 pm

Shorenstein Center Senior Fellow Kathy Pham moderated this discussion with Harvard Kennedy School and MIT alumni working in the nexus of tech, product, policy, and society.

The Environment for Tech Regulation

April 16, 2021, 1:41 pm

This event was part of the Shorenstein Center Alumni Fellows Speaker Series, and was held on April 16, 2021. Former Commissioners of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission Tom Wheeler (Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Walter Shorenstein Fellow) and Michael Copps…

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Announcing the Winner of the 2021 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting

April 13, 2021, 6:24 pm

The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School is pleased to present the 2021 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting to:  “Mississippi’s Dangerous and Dysfunctional Penal System” by Joseph Neff, Alysia Santo, Anna Wolfe, and Michelle Liuof The Marshall Project, Mississippi…

Jennifer Pan

A Study of Confucius Institute Teachers Around the World

April 9, 2021, 9:25 am

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 – Part of the Speaker Series on Misinformation, co-sponsored by the NULab at Northeastern University. Jennifer Pan is an Assistant Professor of Communication, and an Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Political Science and Sociology at Stanford University. Her research…