Our Signature Series brings the likes of Senator George Mitchell; Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan; and Tom Brokaw, acclaimed journalist.Our experts are leaders in energy, global security,  governance policy and also shape our student scholars into leaders of tomorrow.Howard Baker Public Policy Challenge

Distinguished Series Programming

Our Signature Series brings the likes of Senator George Mitchell; Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan; and Tom Brokaw, acclaimed journalist.

Expert faculty and fellows

Our experts are leaders in energy, global security, governance policy and shape our student scholars into leaders of tomorrow.

Policy, research, and civic outreach

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Students design solutions to REAL problems!  Watch their progress - Semi-final competition is Nov. 19, 5:30 pm.  Read more.


New and Noteworthy


Photos from the Semi-final of the HB Public Policy Challenge – Nov. 19, 2014

We had a great time at the Semi-final Challenge last night and I so appreciate Stan Bowie (several winners), Marlene ...

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SEMI-FINAL of the Policy Challenge – TONIGHT!

Semi-final agenda rev.

Wed., Nov. 19, 5:30 pm – 7:40 pm, we are hosting 12 teams competing in the Semi-Finals of the Howard ...

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Nov. 15 – Happy Birthday Sen. Baker!

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Though Sen. Baker passed away on June 26, 2014, he is always in our thoughts.  Below, he is pictured with ...

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Thursday, Nov. 6, Looking Backward to Plan Ahead: Lesson for the Community and Full-Service School Movement

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If you missed this talk, you can watch it online here?  Richardson Talk. 11.6.14 Dr. Jeanita Richardson, University of Virginia, ...

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