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Cancellation Policy

If a Rappaport Institute event, meeting, or conference needs to be canceled because of emergency, weather, or other instance, Rappaport Institute staff will broadcast cancellation information by Web, e-mail via our events list, and voicemail.Snow at Boston City Hall


The Rappaport Institute homepage will broadcast an alert outlining the cancellation and there will be message on the Rappaport Institute's main line (617) 495-5091. An email message will also be sent to the Rappaport Institute Event List. To sign up for this list, click here.


Institute staff will try to announce event cancellations in a timely manner. However, a general rule of thumb for weather cancellations is if Harvard Kennedy School is closed, Rappaport Institute events will be canceled.