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Glimpses of Economic Prosperity for Peace Conference

Glimpses of Economic Prosperity for Peace Conference

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Israeli and Arab Students Organize First Economic Prosperity for Peace Conference

Israeli and Arab Students Organize First Economic Prosperity for Peace Conference

The Citizen Report  The Economic Prosperity for Peace Conference, a first-of-its kind student conference at Harvard Business School, was organized on April 26th. The Conference was aimed at exploring the…

HKS Organizing New Admit Day on Friday

HKS Organizing New Admit Day on Friday

By Malik Siraj Akbar, MC-MPA’ 15, Web Editor For the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) students graduating this May who still can’t believe that it is the time to say good…

Do Not Wish For the Collapse of the Chinese Communist Party: Kishore Mahbubani

Do Not Wish For the Collapse of the Chinese Communist Party: Kishore Mahbubani

By Malik Siraj Akbar, MC-MPA’ 15, Web Editor “What is one thing that will surprise the future generations of historians when China will overtake the United States as the world’s…

U.S. Safer Today Than Yesterday: CIA Director

U.S. Safer Today Than Yesterday: CIA Director

By Malik Siraj Akbar, MC-MPA’ 15, Web Editor “I have the world’s best job,” remarked John Brennan, the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), in a rare on-the-record conversation…

Public policy in the Holy Land

Public policy in the Holy Land

By: Labib Nasir, MC-MPA ’15 Over spring break, a group of four Palestinian students from HKS led the largest student trek – The Palestine Trek! Countless hours of hard work…

Japan Trek

Japan Trek

By Roberto Simon, MPP ’16 What did I enjoy the most in our Japan Trek: Meeting Prime-Minister Shinzo Abe? Speaking with the Mayor of one of the cities evacuated after…

Azerbaijian: Ancient Ties, Land of the Future

Azerbaijian: Ancient Ties, Land of the Future

By Alikram Isayev MPP ’16 & Mushfiq Amirov —March 12, 2015, Cambridge, Massachusetts. – For the first time at HKS story organized cultural event Azerbaijan: Ancient Ties, Land of the…

Action in Jackson: Harvard Students Head South to Mississippi

Action in Jackson: Harvard Students Head South to Mississippi

By Sarah Allin, MPP ‘15 Mississippi and the Deep South have been on the minds of many Americans as we remember key moments in the Civil Rights Movement. The 50th anniversaries…

One Student’s 25-Year Dream For Harvard Kennedy School

One Student’s 25-Year Dream For Harvard Kennedy School

By Malik Siraj Akbar, Web Editor   In 1991, the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) admitted a young Chinese student, Edward Dianhui Dong, for the MPP program. Devoid of financial resources,…