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Former Graduate Fellow, Samantha Power, Named to Joint Appointment at Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School

April 18, 2017

The Deans of Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School announced last week that former Graduate Fellow in Ethics and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations from 2013 to 2017, Samantha Power, will serve as the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and as a Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, effective immediately. Power was the founding executive director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the Kennedy School in 1998 and earned her J.D. in 1999 from the Law School.

Berggruen Fellow, Samuel Moyn, and Stephen Wertheim in NYT Opinion, "The Long Road to Trump’s War"

April 10, 2017

Current Berggruen Fellow-in-Residence and professor of law and history at Harvard, Samuel Moyn, and Stephen Wertheim, fellow in history at King’s College, Cambridge University, appear in today's NYT on the lack of examination and reflection in the years since the start of the Iraq war: "[T]he question that historians will ask, decades from now, is how those 15 years of flailing failed to teach us anything." Read