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February 23, 2015, 3:26PM EST

3 with IOP: Senator Jeanne Shaheen

US Senator Jeanne Shaheen visited the IOP to discusses women's collaborative efforts in the senate and offers advice for young people who are interested in politics.

February 23, 2015, 3:26PM EST
February 17, 2015, 5:06PM EST

3 with IOP: Brandon Stanton of HONY

February 17, 2015, 5:06PM EST
December 17, 2014, 1:56PM EST

IOP By the Numbers


Watch "IOP by the Numbers" including photos and stats on all our work to promote politics and public service this year.

December 17, 2014, 1:56PM EST
May 22, 2013, 10:33AM EDT

3 with IOP: Jon Favreau

May 22, 2013, 10:33AM EDT
May 22, 2013, 10:31AM EDT
February 26, 2013, 8:56AM EST

3 with IOP: NRA President David Keene

Before a John F. Kennedy Jr.

February 26, 2013, 8:56AM EST
February 7, 2013, 4:13PM EST

3 with IOP: The Future of the Republican Party

Republican strategists Ron Christie, CEO of Christie Strategies; John Murray, 2013 Spring Resident Fellow and Co Founder of YG Action Fund, and Karen Hughes, 2013 Spring Resident Fellow Strategist for George W.

February 7, 2013, 4:13PM EST
February 7, 2013, 12:49PM EST

Institute of Politics releases new report on the health of Millennial civic engagement

Director of the Institute of Politics Trey Grayson discusses findings from the new report on the health of Millennial Civic Engagement.

February 7, 2013, 12:49PM EST
February 7, 2013, 12:46PM EST

Get Involved

Institute of Politics (IOP) students discuss their respective programs, why they got involved at the IOP and why other Harvard undergraduates should consider joining.

February 7, 2013, 12:46PM EST
February 1, 2013, 11:29AM EST

3 with IOP: Elevating Women for Global Security

Harvard Kennedy School Professor Swanee Hunt and Founder of Voice of Libyan Women Alaa Murabit talk to the IOP before a John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum about why it is important to include women in peace negotiations.

February 1, 2013, 11:29AM EST
February 1, 2013, 11:25AM EST

A call to Serve

Institute of Politics students spent their last week of winter break volunteering for Helping Hands of New Jersey to rebuild homes devastated by Hurricane Sandy.

February 1, 2013, 11:25AM EST
December 5, 2012, 2:22PM EST

3 with IOP: Marne Levine

Vice President of Global Public Policy at Facebook Marne Levine discusses the importance of a free and open internet, what her position involves at Facebook, and how Facebook can be used to make a difference around the world.

December 5, 2012, 2:22PM EST
December 4, 2012, 1:33PM EST

3 with IOP: Biggest surprises of the 2012 election

Ana Navarro, John King, Jim Messina and Gwen Ifill tell the three things that surprised them the most about the 2012 campaign.

December 4, 2012, 1:33PM EST
December 4, 2012, 1:31PM EST

3 with IOP: Ana Navarro

CNN Political Contributor and Senior Strategist for Jon Huntsman for President talks to the IOP about the future of the Republican party, how both parties can "woo" Hispanic voters, and why young people should get into careers in politics and public ser

December 4, 2012, 1:31PM EST
December 4, 2012, 1:31PM EST

3 with IOP: Gwen Ifill

Senior Correspondent of PBS NewsHour and Managing Editor of Washington Week Gwen Ifill talks discusses the Harvard Campaign Decision Makers Conference, surprises from the DNC and RNC conventions and the biggest difference between the 2008 and 2012 presi

December 4, 2012, 1:31PM EST
November 27, 2012, 10:16AM EST

Harvard's Newly Elected Members of Congress Conference

Congressman Billy Long (R-MO), IOP Director Trey Grayson and Harvard Kennedy School Professor Linda Bilmes encourages new members of congress to attend Harvard's Newly Elected Members of Congress Conference from December 11 - 14.

November 27, 2012, 10:16AM EST
November 27, 2012, 10:13AM EST

2012 John F. Kennedy New Frontier Awards

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and the Institute of Politics at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government have created the John F.

November 27, 2012, 10:13AM EST
November 21, 2012, 8:46AM EST

3 with IOP: David Axelrod

2012 Senior Campaign Advisor for Barack Obama David Axelrod talks to the IOP about betting his mustache on democratic wins in Pennsylvania, Minnesota and Michigan, reconnecting with young voters, the IOP's upcoming Campaign Managers Conference, and open

November 21, 2012, 8:46AM EST
November 20, 2012, 2:44PM EST

3 with IOP: Michael Shear

Chief writer of The Caucus: political blog for The New York Times, Michael Shear discusses the importance of presidential debates in election a president, the demographic shift in the electorate and what it means for candidates, and how President Obama

November 20, 2012, 2:44PM EST
November 19, 2012, 3:46PM EST

3 with IOP: Larry Lessig

Harvard Law Professor and Director of the Edmond J.

November 19, 2012, 3:46PM EST
November 14, 2012, 4:14PM EST

3 with IOP: Mike Allen

Politico's Chief Political Reporter Mike Allen discusses what the Democratic and Republican parties can each learn from election 2012, what Obama's Ohio campaign strategy says about future presidential campaigns and possible nominees for election 2016.

November 14, 2012, 4:14PM EST
November 14, 2012, 11:49AM EST

3 with IOP: David Maraniss

Author of Barack Obama: The Story and First in His Class: A Biography of Bill Clinton David Maraniss talks to the IOP about the similarities between President Obama and President Clinton, how President Obama's upbringing affects major decisions he has m

November 14, 2012, 11:49AM EST
November 13, 2012, 2:25PM EST

3 with IOP: Peter Ackerman, Founder of Americans Elect

Founder and chief funder of Americans Elect Peter Ackerman talks to the IOP about a new nominating process, a way for candidates to come to power without having to succumb to the demands of one party or the other, and how Angus King's election in Maine

November 13, 2012, 2:25PM EST
November 13, 2012, 2:24PM EST

3 with IOP: Jennifer Pahlka

Founder and Executive Director of Code for America Jennifer Pahlka talks to the IOP about how technology can save governments.

November 13, 2012, 2:24PM EST
November 13, 2012, 2:23PM EST

3 with IOP: Janet Napolitano

United States Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano talks to the Harvard Institute of Politics about protecting the nation from cyber threats and working with European allies.

November 13, 2012, 2:23PM EST
November 8, 2012, 7:36PM EST

3 with IOP: Alex Castellanos

CNN Contributor and Co-founder of Purple Strategies Alex Castellanos discusses how important the "coolness" factor is in the 2012 presidential race, Bill Clinton's role in President Obama's campaign and the overall failure of the 2012 election.

November 8, 2012, 7:36PM EST
November 8, 2012, 7:35PM EST

3 with IOP: Carl Cannon

Editor of RealClearPolitics.com Carl Cannon discusses the problems with today's media.

November 8, 2012, 7:35PM EST
November 8, 2012, 7:33PM EST

3 with IOP: Political Analyst Charlie Cook predicts another win for President Obama

Political Analyst and Editor and Publisher of "The Cook Political Report" predicts a win for President Obama.

November 8, 2012, 7:33PM EST
November 8, 2012, 7:31PM EST

3 with IOP: Harvard Undergraduate Council President and Vice President

President of the Undergraduate Council Danny Bicknell and Vice President Pratyusha Yalamanchi encourage Harvard undergraduates to vote for a new President and Vice President in the upcoming UC elections.

November 8, 2012, 7:31PM EST
November 8, 2012, 7:30PM EST

2012 Presidential Race: Reactions from IOP Election Night Party

Harvard Institute of Politics students, fellows, friends and staff react to the re-election of President Barack Obama.

November 8, 2012, 7:30PM EST
November 1, 2012, 12:37PM EDT

3 with IOP: Melinda Henneberger

Washington Post Political Writer and Anchor of 'She the People' talks to the IOP about election 2012 issues, including poverty, Green Party candidates and the targeting of women as one issue voters.

November 1, 2012, 12:37PM EDT
November 1, 2012, 10:37AM EDT

3 with IOP: Lanhee Chen, Policy Director Mitt Romney Presidential Campaign

Policy Director for the Mitt Romney Presidential Campaign Lanhee Chen talks to the IOP about the three issues that define the differences between President Obama and Governor Romney.

November 1, 2012, 10:37AM EDT
November 1, 2012, 9:03AM EDT

3 with IOP: Three students discuss Election 2012 issues

Harvard undergraduates talk about issues that matter to them in this election. Topics include healthcare, education reform and climate change.

November 1, 2012, 9:03AM EDT
October 25, 2012, 11:58AM EDT

3 with IOP: Douglas Alexander, Labour MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South

Visiting Fellow and Labour MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South in the UK sits down for a 3 with IOP. Alexander talks the UK economy, participation in the European Union, Scotland and UK-China relations.

October 25, 2012, 11:58AM EDT
October 25, 2012, 11:04AM EDT

3 with IOP: Electoral Dysfunction

Producer and Director of Electoral Dysfunction Bennett Singer and Author of "Electoral Dysfunction: A Survival Manual for American Voters" Victoria Bassetti talk to the IOP about the chaotic voting system in America.

October 25, 2012, 11:04AM EDT
October 24, 2012, 11:50AM EDT

3 with IOP: Third and final presidential debate analysis with Fall 2012 fellow Mark McKinnon

Fall 2012 fellow Mark McKinnon analyzes the third and final presidential debate and gives his prediction for election 2012.

October 24, 2012, 11:50AM EDT
October 24, 2012, 11:48AM EDT

3 with IOP: Three IOP undergraduates discuss the final presidential debate

Institute of Politics Vice President Julia Konrad, Institute of Politics Special Events Committee Chair Florence Chen, and Member of Institute of Politics Student Advisory Committee Harleen Gambhir discuss their thoughts on the third and final president

October 24, 2012, 11:48AM EDT
October 24, 2012, 11:26AM EDT

3 with IOP: Graham Allison on Lessons from the Cuban Missile Crisis

Harvard University Director of the Belfer Center for Science and International Relations Graham T. Allison talks Cuban Missile Crisis and the current status of nuclear war in the world.

October 24, 2012, 11:26AM EDT
October 23, 2012, 4:19PM EDT

3 with IOP: Timothy E. Wirth

UN Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth talks to the IOP about climate change, populations growth and the hyper-partisanship in Congress.

October 23, 2012, 4:19PM EDT
October 23, 2012, 4:15PM EDT

3 with IOP: Austin Guest, The Occupy Movement

We sat down with Austin Guest before he joined Fall 2012 Fellow Mark Mckinnon for a study group on the Occupy Wall Street movement.

October 23, 2012, 4:15PM EDT