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Director's Internship stipend boos
Recipients of the 2018 Institute of Politics Director’s Internship Program will receive a $5,000 stipend for their summer internships, a $1,000 boost from past years. The IOP had been considering the increase for the past few years, according to Spencer...Read more »
Kerry Kennedy offered some inspiring words from her father's presidential campaign announcement speech. She was reading from 'Hardball' host Chris Matthews' book, “Bobby Kennedy: a Raging Spirit” during a discussion moderated by Mike Barnicle on RFK's Legacy. The panel discussion...Read more »
IOP Fall 2015 Fellow Brent Colburn will be Princeton University’s new vice president for communications and public affairs. He leaves a post as vice president for communications at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Previous positions have included assistant to the Secretary...Read more »
IOP hosts seminar for newly-elected mayors Program offers dynamic workshops led by experts in public policy, media, the private sector and municipal governments Cambridge, MA– Newly elected mayors of major cities from across the country have come together at the...Read more »
Forbes 30 under 30
Former Director’s Intern and Gov. 2.0 winner Rohan Pavuluri '18 cofounded Upsolve to give low income American the means to get a fresh start through bankruptcy without having to hire a lawyer. Together with lawyer Jonathan Petts and programmer Kevin...Read more »
Gwen Ifill’s alma mater, Simmons College in Boston, is creating the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts and Humanities as tribute to their distinguished alumna and PBS journalist. She was a dear friend and our much respected Senior Advisory Board...Read more »