• Student Ambassadors Gain Real-World Experience During Summer Break

    Many Kevin B. Harrington Student Ambassadors with the NH Institute of Politics are spending their summer breaks completing internships, gaining experiences ranging from Town Hall offices to Congressional offices in Washington, D.C.

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  • Presidential Book Collection Gifted to the Institute of Politics

    The donation of an extraordinary book collection on the United States Presidency is transforming the NHIOP at Saint Anselm College. The collection, titled "The Presidency Unfurled: Context, Landmarks, Legacy," was gifted to the Institute by Arthur P. Young, Ph.D. and Patricia F. Young.

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  • Ohio Governor John Kasich Returns to NH Institute of Politics

    Gov. John Kasich returned to the New Hampshire Institute of Politics to speak on his recent book, Two Paths: America Divided or United. Upwards of 150 students, alumni, community members, and several former fellow congressmen attended the event on April 27.

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  • Former "Newsweek" Editor delivers Keynote Speech at "Year of Evangelicals" Conference

    Kenneth Woodward was one of two public keynotes addresses at the "Jimmy Carter and the 'Year of the Evangelicals' Reconsidered" conference in April, hosted by Saint Anselm College and the NH Institute of Politics. Woodward reflected on the election of 1976 and many of the personalities involved in evangelicalism's political activity.

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  • American Elections Academic Symposium

    Saint Anselm College professors in the Department of Politics at the NHIOP, along with faculty from the college's psychology and sociology departments were joined by 60 academic professionals from 26 colleges and universities including those from Texas, Utah, Florida, Minnesota and many states closer to New Hampshire for the March 18 conference, entitled, "Broken: Barriers, Parties, and Conventional Wisdom in 2016."

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Latest News

Sep 14

Student Ambassadors Host Citizenship Week

The New Hampshire Institute of Politics (NHIOP) and the Kevin B. Harrington Student Ambassador's Civic Engagement Committee are hosting events celebrating citizenship and Constitution Day. Read More

Aug 9

Summer Internships Give Student Ambassadors Real-World Experience

Many NHIOP Kevin B. Harrington Student Ambassadors are spending their summer breaks completing internships. Read More

Jun 20

Politics Major Awarded Gordon Fellowship

The Saint Anselm College Albert H. Gordon Fellowship for the summer of 2017 has been awarded to rising senior Emily Rice, a politics major from Farmington, Maine. Read More

Upcoming Events

Corporate Responsibility in America: Tenacity and the Institutional Insight (9/26/2017)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Dr. Kenneth E. Goodpaster, the Koch Endowed Chair in Business Ethics - Emeritus University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business, will discuss three basic convictions behind an institutional aspiration in America: to uphold relative market freedom for business enterprises in the face of frequent ...

“Our Greatest Challenges are our Greatest Opportunities” (10/2/2017)

Monday, October 02, 2017

Former three-term Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak will join the Institute to discuss the most pressing issues affecting the vitality of our communities and our country. With his understanding of cities and people, Rybak is hoping to unlock the power we all bring to the table knowing that we, the people...

“What Counts as a Good Question in 2017?” (10/4/2017)

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Alyssa Mastromonaco, author New York Times best-selling book, Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House, will sit down with the Institutes executive director, Neil Levesque, to share her stories as the youngest woman ever to be...

Featured Blog Posts

Faculty Research Colloquium with Professor Carmen McClish

Faculty Research Colloquium with Professor Carmen McClish

Thursday, April 13, 2017

As part of the faculty colloquium research series, Saint Anselm College Professor Carmen L. McClish presented to colleagues, students and members of the Manchester community on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017.

Students Attend Pizza & Politics Networking Event with Alumni

Students Attend Pizza & Politics Networking Event with Alumni

Monday, April 10, 2017

On Tuesday, April 4th, the New Hampshire Institute of Politics held an enriching networking event for the students of Saint Anselm College.

“Jimmy Carter and ‘The Year of the Evangelicals’ Reconsidered"

“Jimmy Carter and ‘The Year of the Evangelicals’ Reconsidered"

Monday, April 10, 2017

Kenneth Woodward, former Religion Editor of "Newsweek" magazine from 1964 to 2002, was a keynote speaker at the April 7 conference, “Jimmy Carter and the ‘Year of the Evanglicals’ Reconsidered,” hosted by Saint Anselm College and the NH Institute of Politics.