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Click Here for Inspiration: A Tribute to Professor Dan Levy

By Joshua Yardley, News Contributor Mrs. M. is a second grade teacher in a low-income school district of San Jose, California.  Back in November, Mrs. M. was looking for ways…

A Case of Mistaken Politics

By Matt Bieber, News Writer, MPP/MDiv ‘13 On Monday, January 9, I drove a couple of towns over to see Mitt Romney speak at the Gilchrist Metal Fabricating Company in…

2007 Redux: Can Pats Overcome “Giant” Hurdle to Victory?

By Alexander Remingon, Culture Writer, MPP ‘13 History repeats itself. Four years after the Helmet Catch, the Giants and Patriots are back in the Super Bowl. Four years after being…

A Visit to the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum

A Visit to the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum

By Rosalia Gutierrez-Huete Miller, Culture Writer,  MC/MPA 12 On November 11, 2011, a group of HKS students visited the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum. The visit was arranged by…

Will Nine Years of War be Forgotten?

By Daniel Feehan, MPP ’13 Three years ago, I watched President Obama’s inauguration from Baghdad while on a deployment with the Army.  Just two days prior, a soldier from my…

Longest-serving IOP director shares his thoughts on HKS’ challenges

By Alexi White, Opinions Editor, MPP ‘13 “It’s an industry, and it didn’t used to be. It’s huge and its complicated and its corporate.” With deliberate care and conviction in…

Less Is More: The Republican Approach to Foreign Policy

By Erum Jilani, MPA ’12 In November 2008, President Obama’s election was celebrated not just in the United States but around the world. Crowds in Berlin cheered in the streets…

Dealing with Unwanted Guests: Finding a humane solution to the HKS rodent problem

 By Sheila Choi, MPA ’12 As I left the Harvard Kennedy School library at 3 AM one morning, I was startled by a rustling sound near the bushes in the…

“Born This Way”: A Position of Conditional Legitimacy

By Irene Shih, Editor-in-Chief, MPP ‘13 In a recent New York Times interview to promote her Broadway show, Sex and the City star and out-actress Cynthia Nixon made the following…

PAE Funding Mechanism Leaves Students with Questions and Costs

By Mike Conway, Business Manager, MPP ‘13 Ever wonder how gender roles in India are changing in light of the country’s transition to more commercialized agriculture? Second year MPP Lorin…

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