As the Harvard Kennedy School DC Alumni Council, our goal is to provide a platform for alumni of all Kennedy School degree and non-degree programs to connect and collaborate with each other and with the school.

On this website you can learn more about the Council and find information on upcoming events for alumni in the greater DC area.

If you haven’t attended the Harvard Kennedy School but are interested in applying, please visit the web page of the Harvard Kennedy School’s Admissions office.

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Welcome to the 2014-2015 Councilors

We are pleased to congratulate the newly elected 2014-2015 councilors. Thank you to those of you who voted and to all the incredible candidates who expressed interest in being part of the Council. Click here to see the list of Councilors.

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Upcoming Events


19 November, Wednesday, Fourth Annual HKS, SIPA, and Fletcher Tri-School Happy Hour at Local 16, 1602 U St NW, Washington, D.C. from 6-9 pm.

22 November, Saturday, Harvard-Yale Tailgate in Cambridge, for more information and registration, click here.


6 December, SaturdayHKS Visits the Newseum, from 10:45 am – 1:00 pm at 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. Washington, DC 20001.

Join other HKS alumni in DC for this news-filled self-guided tour, including a special AARP exhibit of Boomer@50+, Pulitzer price photographs and Berlin Wall exhibit. For tickets, click here. Special discounted tickets are $19.95/per person are valid for two consecutive days.

Please arrive at 10:45am so that the Newseum staff can meet our group and explain the layout and special exhibits. The entire group must be present to start. After the tour, let’s meet for lunch at the Wolfgang Puck cafe.

Two Metro stations are within walking distance of the museum:                       Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter, served by the Green Line and Yellow Lines Judiciary Square, served by the Red Line.

– For more transport options, visit: http://www.newseum.org/visit/getting-here/#sthash.snMkfSsA.dpuf

9 December, Tuesday, HKS Tasting Series: Sherry Flights at Mockingbird Hill, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at 1843 7th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001 (one block north of Shaw-Howard metro).  $45 per person

Join us for a Madrid-style evening and ode to sherry at Mockingbird Hill, where we’ll kick off the HKS Tastings Series.  Read more…


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