Political Empowerment

Rachael Goodwin

Rachel Goodwin

Ph.D. Candidate in Management at the University of Utah
WAPPP Fellow

Bio

Rachael Dailey Goodwin is a Ph.D. Candidate in Management at the University of Utah. Prior to pursuing a Ph.D., she was a visiting...

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Laura Sjoberg

Laura Sjoberg

British Academy Global Professor of Politics and International Relations at Royal Holloway University of London
Professor of Political Science at the University of Florida
WAPPP Fellow

Bio

Laura Sjoberg is British Academy Global Professor of Politics and International Relations at Royal Holloway University of London, and...

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2020 Aug 11

HKS Summer Teach-In

6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Hosted Online

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Join us for our third installment of the HKS Summer Teach-In series centered around the topic of taking a look within at Harvard and leveraging our positions to combat racial injustice.

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2020 Jul 14

HKS Summer Teach-In

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Hosted Online

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The United States is currently engaged in a time of rebirth, a “great awakening.” Citizens across the world are leading the charge in critical mass against the intolerance of racial injustice. Ignited by the murder of George Floyd, champions from every class, ethnicity, religion and...

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2020 Mar 09

Event Canceled: International Women’s Day Community Breakfast

8:30am to 9:30am

Location: 

Malkin Penthouse

WAPPP is hosting our annual International Women’s Day breakfast. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. Adopted in 1995 at the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, China, the Beijing Platform for Action is recognized as the most progressive roadmap for the empowerment of women and girls, everywhere.  Additionally, it is the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States. This breakfast is a wonderful opportunity for students, staff and faculty to come together to be in community and reflect on the gains...

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2020 Mar 05

Suffrage Movie Series: Enemies of Happiness

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cason Conference Room, Taubman 102

The story of Malalai Joya, a young female politician who dared to challenge warlords and opium kings in her fight to bring progress to Afghanistan, as she runs for parliament in 2005.

The Women and Public Policy program celebrates the centennial of women's suffrage in the US by highlighting women’s political participation across the globe. We welcome all of the HKS community to honor the diverse suffrage and political experiences highlighted in these films.

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2020 Feb 06

Suffrage Movie Series: Reflections Unheard

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cason Conference Room, Taubman 102

Through the personal stories of several black female civil rights activists, the film unearths the lesser-known story of black women’s political marginalization and mobilization.

The Women and Public Policy program celebrates the centennial of women's suffrage in the US by highlighting women’s political participation across the globe. We welcome all of the HKS community to honor the diverse suffrage and political experiences highlighted in these films.

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2019 Nov 14

Suffrage Movie Series: Las Sufragistas

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cason Conference Room, Taubman 102

The story of Eufrosina Cruz, one of Mexico’s leading feminist and indigenous rights activists, claiming her title as Oaxaca’s first indigenous female politician.

 

The Women and Public Policy program celebrates the centennial of women's suffrage in the US by highlighting women’s political participation across the globe. We welcome all of the HKS community to honor the diverse suffrage and political experiences highlighted in these films.

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2019 Oct 24

Suffrage Movie Series: Iron Jawed Angels

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cason Conference Room, Taubman 102

Defiant young activists take the women’s suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.

The Women and Public Policy program celebrates the centennial of women's suffrage in the US by highlighting women’s political participation across the globe. We welcome all of the HKS community to honor the diverse suffrage and political experiences highlighted in these films.

 

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