Ken Harper

Director, Newhouse Center for Global Engagement, Newhouse School

Ken Harper is an award-winning designer, professor, photojournalist and media educator. He has worked as a multimedia designer and producer for The Rocky Mountain News,, New York Life, Bausch & Lomb and various nonprofit organizations including the United Nations, the Bahá’í Faith, The Electronic Intifada and Aidchild. At Newhouse, he has focused his international efforts on empowering local storytellers through training, exchange and activism. He has had leadership roles in Together Liberia, New Narratives, Free Rodney and, a partnership with the Liberian government focusing on visualizing the Ebola outbreak.

Follow him on Twitter at @profkenharper.