The Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP) is a student-run Latino policy review at the Harvard Kennedy School. Founded in 1985, HJHP is HKS's oldest student-run journal and one of the premier publications in the nation focused on public policy issues that impact Latina and Latino communities in the United States and Puerto Rico.
HJHP is nonpartisan and seeks a wide range of submissions for print and web publication. Our website provides a platform for rapid, relevant dissemination of timely policy perspectives, while the annual print edition continues our 30-year tradition of rigorous, peer-reviewed policy research.
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The Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP) invites established and emerging scholars, including researchers, journalists, artists and/or policy practitioners, to submit their work to HJHP’s online publication. HJHP will accept blog posts, columns/op-eds, book reviews, commentaries, photo essays, video blogs, and artwork for web publication consideration on a rolling basis. All submissions must be the author’s original[…]
Immigration continues to be a highly debated topic in mainstream politics. The rhetoric, however, rarely reflects the lived experiences of immigrants themselves. Unheard Voices will highlight stories and experiences of immigrants and individuals directly affected by immigration (documented and undocumented) within and near our community. The event will focus on the reasons that drive people to migrate, their experiences along the way, and challenges[…]
by Jessica González-Rojas and Patti Tototzintle Jessica González-Rojas and Patti Tototzintle are co-chairs of the Latina Task Force for the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda, a coalition of the nation’s 40 preeminent Latino organizations. The Latina Task Force provides analysis of the coalition’s priorities through a gender inclusive lens. Across the country, we all hear the trumpeting of[…]
The Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP) invites established and emerging scholars, including researchers, journalists, artists and/or policy practitioners, to submit their work to HJHP’s 30th Anniversary Special Edition publication. Deadline: October 30, 2015.
Don’t miss this remarkable opportunity to join thousands of viewers from around the country and the world who are tuning in! In addition, CHCI’s health channel will broadcast public policy summits led by trusted voices in the Hispanic community to address critical health issues affecting Latinos in the United States.
Are you a current graduate student in the Harvard or Cambridge area interested in Latino policy issues? Join our team! Come find out about our many opportunities on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM Taubman 401.
Following a series of meetings and communications with U.S. Latino students and alumni, CPL is committing to develop programming that brings more U.S. Latino voices and issues to the HKS campus. We are taking this opportunity to invite you to consider joining CPL’s U.S. Latino Public Leadership Working Group. If this is a topic of[…]
by Scott Astrada In July 2010, only five years ago, the United States (US) was emerging from the worst economic crisis since the 1930s. To prevent the Great Recession of 2008 from ever happening again, that same year, President Obama signed the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank”) into law. While the[…]
The Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP) invites established and emerging scholars, including researchers, journalists, artists and/or policy practitioners, to submit their work to HJHP’s 30th Anniversary Special Edition publication. Through October 30, 2015, HJHP will accept research articles, book reviews, commentaries, and artwork for print publication consideration. HJHP also accepts Op-Ed/Blogs and artwork for[…]
Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy Names Editor-in-Chief, Executive Director for 2015-2016 Academic Year The Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP) has named 2014-2015 Managing Editor of Print, Jeffrey Reynoso, as the Editor-in-Chief for the 2015-2016 AY. HJHP will also have a new Executive Leadership team structure that includes the Editor-in-Chief and an Executive Director. Oscar[…]