Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Suite 200N, 124 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge
Join us for a discussion with Jorrit de Jong, Lecturer in Public Policy and Management at HKS, Faculty Director of the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, and author, "Dealing with Dysfunction: Innovative Problem Solving in the Public Sector." Julie Boatright Wilson, Harry Kahn Senior Lecturer in Social Policy, HKS, and Matt R. Andrews Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS, will provide responses. Tony Saich, director of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, will moderate.
Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mt. Auburn St., Suite 200-North
Ash Center Student Speaker Series
This week's Student Speaker Series will take a close look at how innovation and technology can reach rural or impoverished communities. Taking a step beyond just broadband access, we'll explore what the tangible resources that access can bring to a community; from online education to vocation and tutorial content, rural connectivity is a tool to impact people's lives for the better.
Sukhman Randhawa, MC-Mason '17 Santiago Amador, MC-Mason '17
Cities can be the ‘start-up’s for a new urban politics in America that transforms entrenched divisions based on race, immigration status and economic inequalities. In the San Francisco Bay Area, the City of Richmond, CA,...