May 12, 2017

HKS alums had an extremely unique and rewarding opportunity to experience the life of the blind. Called Dining in the Dark, the event was the brainchild of HKS alum Sara Minkara, HKS 2013, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Empowerment Through Integration (ETI), and generously hosted by Ruba Yousef Al Hassan, HKS 2013,  Senior Advisor to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador, at the UAE Embassy.

The purpose of the event was to generate not only an understand...

January 15, 2017

Under overcast skies and a day of intermittent rain, HKS alums joined forces with Habitat for Humanity on Saturday morning for a Build Day at 19 46th Street SE, in Washington, DC. 

Habitat is well known for their commitment to providing affordable housing for those in the low and mid-income families in need of affordable housing.  In partnership with other non-profit organizations, they are a social services agency providing not only construction, but also affordabl...

March 12, 2016

Harvard Kennedy School alums enjoyed an evening of great music and networking at the Kennedy Center on Saturday, March 12th.


Washington National Opera musicians Michelle Kim (violin), Igor Zubkovsky (cello)

and David Jones (clarinet) joined Russian pianist Irinia Koulikova and Maryam

Dimparast Malone playing the tar, a stringed instrument native to her home country of



Performing on the Millennium Stage, this group played pieces by Brahms,

Tchaikovsky and Rac...

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