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Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston

Election Day Preview: The Vote in Massachusetts

Monday, October 27

1:00 pm

IOP Conference Room, Littauer Building, Room 166CGIS South 050

79 John F. Kennedy Street

Jim O’Sullivan, Political Reporter, Boston Globe
Gabrielle Gurley, Senior Associate Editor, Commonwealth Magazine

On November 4th, Massachusetts will elect a new Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Treasurer, and 6th District Congressman. Veteran reporters O’Sullivan and Gurley will share their observations on the election season and their views on the candidates. They will also field audience questions.

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Co-sponsored with the Institute of Politics and the Taubman Center for State and Local Government

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PEPG Education Policy Colloquia Series

Late to the Party? Polarization and Education Policy in Public Opinion

Wednesday, October 29
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm

CGIS South 050

Michael B. Henderson, Manship School of Mass Communication, Louisiana State University

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (and Bikes...)

Tomorrow's Drones: Here, There, and Everywhere?

Wednesday, October 29th
5:00 – 6:30 pm

Location: Nye A
Taubman Building, 5th Floor


Herman Kiplinger, Views from Aloft, LLC

Herman Kiplinger is the founding partner and president of Views From Aloft LLC, a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of rotary and fixed-wing drones. Views From Aloft drones are designed for the observation and monitoring of large-scale commercial infrastructure. The company's UAPs (Unmanned Aerial Platforms) feature advantaged characteristics in flight duration, guidance, stability, and security, all controlled by multiply redundant systems. Views From Aloft was founded in January 2013 and is currently marketing its products.

Herman is a career businessman who has been involved in numerous start-ups and work-outs in both advisory and investment capacities. He was raised in St. Louis, MO, and Duxbury, MA. Kiplinger was educated at Cornell University and New York University and holds a BA in Economics.

Please direct any questions about the event to John Foote,
John_Foote@hks.harvard.edu

This event is co-sponsored by the Taubman Center for State and Local Government and the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston. 

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