2017

2017 Jan 18

Asia Public Policy Forum 2017: Improving Education Access and Quality in Asia

(All day)

Location: 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Asia Public Policy Forum (APPF 2017)

Improving Education Access and Quality in Asia

 

APPFThe Harvard Kennedy School Indonesia Program co-hosted its next Asia Public Policy Forum (APPF 2017), on the theme “Improving Education Access and Quality in Asia,” with the Jeffrey Cheah Institute in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 18-19 January 2017.... Read more about Asia Public Policy Forum 2017: Improving Education Access and Quality in Asia

2017 Feb 23

Harvard Book Store Talk with Mary Graham, Author of Presidents’ Secrets: The Use and Abuse of Hidden Power

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Join Mary Graham at the Harvard Book Store as she discusses her recently released book, Presidents’ Secrets: The Use and Abuse of Hidden Power. Graham, a Senior Fellow at the Ash Center, co-directs the center's Transparency Policy Project. 

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Ash Center’s Stephen Goldsmith Releases Report Calling on Alternative Financing for US Water Infrastructure Projects

January 11, 2017

Stephen Goldsmith, the Daniel Paul Professor and Director of the Innovations in American Government Program at Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, today released a report highlighting how the private sector should be engaged to help address America’s aging water resource infrastructure.

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2017 Mar 29

Book talk with Candelaria Garay, author of “Social Policy Expansion in Latin America"

4:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Suite 200N, 124 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge

Join us for a discussion with Candelaria Garay, Associate Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and author of “Social Policy Expansion in Latin America."  Professor Garay's talk will be moderated by Archon Fung, HKS Academic Dean and Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship. Scott Mainwaring, Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor of Brazil Studies and the Faculty Co-chair of the Harvard Brazil Studies Program and Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Harvard University will provide responses.

This event is co-sponsored by the Harvard Argentine...

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2017 Mar 23

Understanding Red State Rage & What To Do About It

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, 79 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Join us for a discussion with Arlie R. Hochschild, Professor Emerita of Sociology at University of California, Berkeley. Professor Hochschild's most recent research focuses on the rise of the American right–the topic of her latest book, Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right (The New Press, September 2016), a finalist for the National Book Award.

Based on intensive interviews of Tea Party enthusiasts in Louisiana, conducted over the last five years and...

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2017 Feb 14

Lunch seminar with Richard Schragger, author of "City Power: Urban Governance in a Global Age"

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Suite 200N, 124 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge

The Ash Center cordially invites you to a lunch seminar with Richard Schragger, Perre Bowen Professor of Law, Joseph C. Carter, Jr. Research Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, author of City Power: Urban Governance in a Global Age. This seminar will be moderated by Quinton Mayne, Associate Professor of Public Policy at HKS. Lunch will be provided. 

2017 Mar 21

Has Advocacy Tech Failed Us? Clinical Decision Support Systems for Advocacy

4:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center, 124 Mt. Auburn St., Suite 200-North, Room 226

Ash Center Technology and Democracy Workshop Series

Join Ash Center Technology and Democracy Fellows to develop your digital toolkit.

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How can we surface big data insights in a way that supports good decision making? What can developers of...

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2016 Sep 02

Non-Credit Indonesian Language Class

Repeats every week every Friday, 5 times .
2:30pm to 4:30pm

2:30pm to 4:30pm
2:30pm to 4:30pm
2:30pm to 4:30pm
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Ash Center, 124 Mt. Auburn Street, Suite 200N, R226, Cambridge, MA 02138

 Class Description

This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, staff members and the general public of the Greater Boston Area. The lessons will be conducted by Ms. Aria Citra Kusuma (Aria_Kusuma@hks.harvard.edu), a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA). All levels of skill – beginner, intermediate, and advanced – are welcome. The class will focus on the culture of Indonesia, as well as day to day...

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