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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, 2014 | by: jillian lopez, PLEN program coordinator

Paving the way for career success

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

June 26, 2014| by: jillian lopez, 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, 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.

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

Leveraging new skills to prepare the way

Students at our first Leveraging Communication, Social Media & Technology for Policymaking Seminar learned how to navigate the worlds of policy and communications.

March 27, 2014 | by: ahuva sunshine, PLEN intern

Impacting community and creating positive change

Seven students were awarded scholarships to attend our first Unlocking Nonprofits: Innovations and Careers Seminar and gained a greater insight into the world of nonprofits.

February 1, 2014 | by: jillian lopez, PLEN staff

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, 2014 | by: jillian lopez, PLEN staff

The world of politics and policymakers

Our inaugural Science and Health Policy: Critical Issues Seminar brought 43 women from across the country to learn about the policy process.