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Venezuelans at the Harvard Kennedy School Speak Out Against Maduro

In the midst of political and economic turmoil in Venezuela resulting in international efforts to pressure President Nicolás Maduro to cede power, Venezuelans at the Harvard Kennedy School have spoken out with concerns about their country’s future.

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IOP Hosts State of the Union Watch Event, Fellows Share Predictions

Periodic laughter punctuated the live showing of President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address at the Institute of Politics John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Tuesday night.

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Harvard Kennedy School Names Five Fellows to Study Nonviolent Solutions to Political Conflict

Five international students who study nonviolent solutions to political conflict have been named to the Harvard Kennedy School’s first class of Topol Research Fellows.

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Former Top Trump Official, Nine Others Named Institute of Politics Fellows

President Donald Trump’s former Chief Economic Advisor and nine other prominent political figures will join the Institute of Politics’ spring cohort of fellows, the IOP announced Thursday.

Devah Pager

Devah Pager, Harvard Sociology Professor and Pioneer, Dies at 46

Harvard Sociology Professor Devah I. Pager, a groundbreaking researcher, advisor, teacher, and mother beloved by her students and family, died on Nov. 2. She was 46 years old.

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Catholic Student Association Hosts Inaugural 'Catholic Sex Week'

Theologian Janet E. Smith delved into the Catholic Church’s stance on sex and sexuality in a lecture hosted by the Catholic Student Association Thursday evening.

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Students Celebrate Halloween with Costumes, Candy

College students celebrated Halloween Wednesday night with costumes and candy.

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Xiaowei Zhuang Awarded 2019 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

Zhuang’s laboratory invented Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy, an imaging technique that surpasses the limitations of traditional light microscopes to create 3-D, ultra-high resolution images of cells and tissues.

The Press Has Never Been More Vital to the Survival of Democracy Event

'It's Not Resistance, It's Reporting': Jill Abramson and Jane Mayer Talk Partisanship and the Press

The two journalists talked about their decades of experience covering both the executive branch and sexual harassment at the highest levels of the American government.

On Campus

How to Avoid People Around Campus

Hire a bodyguard/entourage. Only order UberEats.