Embedded thumbnail for Can We Get Everyone to Vote? What Would Happen If We Did?
Can We Get Everyone to Vote? What Would Happen If We Did?Read more »
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...Read more »


Eric Cheng is a rising junior in Quincy House concentrating in Economics with a secondary field in Mind, Brain, and Behavior. Originally from Troy, Michigan, Eric is spending his summer working with Erase the Hate, NBCUniversal and Civic Nation's reinvented campaign dedicated to supporting and...

Embedded thumbnail for Video: Summer Celebration with President Bacow
New Video: Our Summer Celebration in Washington, D.C. with President Lawrence S. BacowRead more »

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.

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

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

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...