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  • Harvard’s Institute of Politics (IOP), at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, today announced the selection of the 2015 IOP Fall Resident and Visiting Fellows. The IOP was established in 1966 as a memorial to President Kennedy and aims to inspire undergraduates to enter careers in politics and public service. Learn more.

  • A new national poll of America’s 18- to 29- year-olds by Harvard’s Institute of Politics (IOP), located at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, finds no front-runner among prospective Republican candidates in a still-emerging presidential primary race – with no candidate capturing more than ten percent. Hillary Clinton is in command of a hypothetical Democratic presidential primary with 47%, with potential candidates Elizabeth Warren garnering eleven percent, followed by Joe Biden (8%), Martin O’Malley (3%), Jim Webb (2%), and Bernie Sanders (1%). Overall – a solid majority of 18- to 29- year-olds prefer a Democrat (55%) winning the 2016 campaign for president over a Republican (40%). Learn More

  • Harvard's Institute of Politics (IOP), at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, has launched a new initiative allowing undergraduates to take a deep-dive into the inner-workings of today’s political and advocacy campaigns. The IOP's "Campaign and Advocacy” workshop will run for eight weeks this spring. The workshop will be led by New Hampshire campaign veteran Mike Vlacich. Learn More