The Skytte Foundation cited Mansbridge’s influence in enhancing “our understanding of democracy in its direct and representative forms,” when naming her the 2018 recipient.
Mark D. Gearan has been appointed Director of the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School. Gearan, who was President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges for 18 years and was previously Director of the U.S. Peace Corps, has spent the past year as ‘President in Residence’ at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Harvard University announced an ambitious new climate goal striving to end its use of fossil fuels by 2050. The new Harvard climate action plan also includes an interim goal to become fossil fuel-neutral by 2026.
The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and the Center for International Development (CID) are among those named in the latest edition of the “Global Go To Think Tank Index Report."