Brexit: What’s Next?
Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Brexit: What’s Next?

Location:
L-145 JOHN F. KENNEDY JR. FORUM
A discussion on the state of Brexit and the EU
Barbara Comstock: A Woman in the Arena
Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 | 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

Barbara Comstock: A Woman in the Arena

Location:
L-166 IOP CONFERENCE ROOM
Former Representative Barbara Comstock leads a weekly Study Group entitled "A Woman in the Arena."
Building a Sustainable Ocean Economy
Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Building a Sustainable Ocean Economy

Location:
Malkin Penthouse
Professor Nicholas Burns and Ambassador Aas will discuss diplomacy and climate change
From Niche to Ecosystem Strategy with Miriam’s Kitchen
Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

From Niche to Ecosystem Strategy with Miriam’s Kitchen

Location:
T-520 NYE C
The Social Innovation and Change Initiative will welcome Scott Schenkelberg, President and CEO of Miriam’s Kitchen, to kick-off the spring 2019 “Agitate. Innovate. Orchestrate.” series. Miriam’s Kitchen is dedicating to ending chronic homelessness in Washington, D.C through direct service, advocacy, and permanent supportive housing – an intervention that combines affordable housing with supportive services. During this roundtable event, Scott will share the experiences that changed the mission of Miriam’s Kitchen from responding to homelessness to now, fighting to eradicate it.
India: Technology and Society After Aadhaar
Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

India: Technology and Society After Aadhaar

Location:
1 Brattle Square, Suite 470
digital HKS luncheon discussion on how the privacy, equity, and access debates are evolving in India
Data Visualization Consultations
Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Data Visualization Consultations

Location:
Library Instruction Room (Littauer G-14)
Jess Cohen-Tanugi, Harvard Library Data Visualization Specialist will be available for drop-in consultations.
A Conversation with Mayor Bill de Blasio
Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

A Conversation with Mayor Bill de Blasio

Location:
L-145 JOHN F. KENNEDY JR. FORUM
A discussion about politics, state local government, and public service.
Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Data & Donuts

Location:
HKS Library Commons
Open Data, Surveillance, and Humanitarian Aid
Ash Community Speaker Series: A Conversation with Jennifer Musisi
Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ash Community Speaker Series: A Conversation with Jennifer Musisi

Location:
124 Mt. Auburn - Suite 200N Foyer
Join us for a conversation with Jennifer Musisi, Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative City Leader in Residence, Former Executive Director of Kampala, Uganda. As the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative City Leader in Residence Jennifer Musisi plays a key role in advising on the design of Bloomberg Harvard programming, with a particular emphasis on programming for cities outside of the United States.
CID Speaker Series: Preventing violence - in developing (and developed) countries
Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

CID Speaker Series: Preventing violence - in developing (and developed) countries

Location:
R-414AB David T. Ellwood Democracy Lab
Join us for our first Speaker Series seminar of the Spring 2019 semester, featuring Leslee Udwin, Founder & President of ThinkEqual. Leslee was voted by the NY Times the No 2 Most Impactful Woman of 2015 (second to Hillary Clinton), and has been awarded the prestigious Swedish Anna Lindh Human Rights Prize (previously won by Madeleine Albright). She has also been named Safe’s Global Hero of 2015, Global Thinker by Foreign Policy.
Fellowships and Pizza
Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Fellowships and Pizza

Learn about JCHS sponsored summer fellowship opportunities.
Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 11:45 PM - 11:55 PM

Application Deadline: Government Performance Lab (GPL) Fellowship Applications

The Harvard Kennedy School Government Performance Lab (GPL) provides technical assistance to state and local governments to transform how they deliver services to constituents. Our Fellows—often recent graduates of public policy, law, business, and social work schools—help government agencies implement intensive reform projects focused on difficult social problems in the United States homelessness, the opioid crisis, child poverty, joblessness, criminal recidivism, and many others.