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November 12, 2015 | by: courtney liss, PLEN alumna


Hear from Courtney Liss, Tulane University senior and two time PLEN seminar attendee about the amazing women you will meet at PLEN.

September 18, 2015 | by: emily sena, PLEN operations intern

PLEN Board Member Recognized for Volunteer Service

Ellie Shaw, former Chair of PLEN’s Board of Directors, was recognized by American Express Company for her volunteer service with PLEN.  Here’s what she has to say!

July 17, 2015 | by: fahim gulamali, PLEN program coordinator

Paving the way for career success

The third annual PLEN360⁰ Summit focused on preparing our participants with the skills needed for successful careers in whichever field their passions lie.

June 26, 2015| by: fahim gulamali, PLEN program coordinator

Making a Global Impact

Our final seminar of the academic year explored careers and opportunities in international affairs, relations and policy.

June 20, 2015 | by: fahim gulamali, PLEN program coordinator

A Snowy Nonprofits Seminar

Students and speakers braved a snowstorm to talk about the role of nonprofits in policy and advocacy during our Unlocking Nonprofits.

February 1, 2015 | by: fahim gulamali, PLEN program coordinator

Achieving goals, dreaming big

Students participating in our Women’s Leadership in Public Policy Seminar gained a real-world perspective on policy and politics.

January 31, 2015 | by: fahim gulamali, PLEN program coordinator

The world of politics and policymakers

Our Science and Health Policy: Critical Issues Seminar brought women from across the country to learn about the policy process.

April 14, 2014 | by: ahuva sunshine, PLEN intern

Deciphering the Washington, D.C. landscape

PLEN’s spring 2014 Marketing and Development Intern shares her reflections on the five months she spent at PLEN.