Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent at CNN, joined Dr. Staci Gruber, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, for a discussion on medical marijuana.
Economic Governance in Unchartered Waters
John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana, on his country’s past, and on a variety of domestic and foreign policy issues Ghana currently faces.
A Public Address by President Benigno Aquino
His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Philippines, addressed the Forum on a range of domestic and international policy issues affecting his country.
Race, Film and Culture
Brandon M. Terry moderated a Forum on Race, Film, and Culture with Pulitzer Prize winner Wesley Morris and African American Studies Harvard College Fellow Kellie Carter Jackson.
The John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum at the Institute of Politics is Harvard’s premier arena for political speech, discussion and debate. The Forum regularly hosts heads of state, leaders in politics, government, business, labor and the media.
A living memorial to President John F. Kennedy, the Institute’s mission is to unite and engage students, particularly undergraduates, with academics, politicians, activists, and policymakers on a non-partisan basis to inspire them to consider careers in politics.
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Theodore H. White Lecture with Mark Halperin & John Heilemann December 1, 2014 - 6:00pm Mark Halperin, John Heilemann, David Rogers, Alex Jones
The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy presents the
Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics
“Optimism For A Change: Media, Campaigns, and 2016”
Mark Halperin & John Heilemann
Managing Editors, Bloomberg Politics
Co-authors, Game Change & Double Down
and the presentation of the
David Nyhan Prize for Political Journalism to:
Actor, Comedian and Filmmaker
Starring in The Interview
Comedian, Radio, and Television Personality
Co-Creator of The Daily Show
Co-Founder, Lady Parts Justice
Alexis Wilkinson (moderator)
President, Harvard Lampoon
Harvard College, ‘15
***THIS FORUM WILL BE TICKETED***
Enter the lottery HERE before November 30th @ 6:00PM.
Winners will be notified via email on Monday, December 1.
Winners must pick up their tickets at the Institute of Politics on:
Monday, December 1 between 9:00-5:00PM and Tuesday, December 2 between 9:00-12:00PM.