IOP Now Archive

  1. With Midterms Over, IOP Looks Ahead to 2020

    November 26, 2018

    A recent IOP panel in the JFK Jr. Forum broke down the political landscape and highlighted some challenges and opportunities for both parties after the midterm elections -- including the implications for 2020.

  2. Harvard Crimson: Activists Talk Youth Voter Engagement at Harvard IOP

    September 25, 2018

    Youth activists from across the country — including David Hogg, co-founder of March for Our Lives, and Jessica Browning, College Republican National Committee national co-chair  — gathered at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Monday evening to discuss youth voter engagement.

  3. Can We Get Everyone to Vote? What Would Happen If We Did?

    September 19, 2018

    Can We Get Everyone to Vote? What Would Happen If We Did?

  4. IOP and Kennedy School Ramp Up Voter Registration

    September 19, 2018

    The Harvard Votes Challenge, centered at the Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Institute of Politics, currently has leaders assigned to nine of Harvard’s schools to help students register to vote and to host several “Harvard Votes Action Days” to actively get out the vote.

  5. Mark Gearan Reacts to #MA7 Election Results

    September 7, 2018
  6. Video: Summer Celebration with President Bacow

    August 2, 2018

    New Video: Our Summer Celebration in Washington, D.C. with President Lawrence S. Bacow

  7. Director's Intern Highlight: Abigail Bloomfield

    July 31, 2018

    Abby is a rising Junior in Leverett House. She studies Applied Math and Economics in the hopes of using her quantitive reasoning skills to benefit causes and organizations that she cares about.

  8. Photo Album: Summer Celebration with Lawrence S. Bacow

    July 23, 2018

    the IOP welcomed the 29th President of Harvard, Lawrence S. Bacow, to Washington, D.C. for a celebration of public service. 

  9. Institute of Politics Appoints Dan Balz Senior Fellow

    July 20, 2018

    Washington Post chief correspondent will serve for 2018-2019 academic year 

  10. Director's Intern Highlight: David Felipe Gutierrez

    July 12, 2018

    David Gutierrez is a rising senior concentrating in social studies with a minor in economics. Originally from Colombia, David is spending his summer as a Director's Intern in the Mexican government's Ministry of Public Administration in the Digital Governance Unit in Mexico City.

  11. Sharing our story at Code for America Summit and Personal Democracy Forum

    June 25, 2018

    The last three weeks have been a whirlwind, to say the least. Between sharing the story of Coding it Forward at conferences on both coasts and launchingthe 2018 Civic Digital Fellowship, our team has been busy. I feel so fortunate to see our past year of work come to fruition, so I wanted to take an opportunity to reflect.