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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.

December 6, 2013 | by: jillian lopez, PLEN staff

Determination to chase dreams

Seven students were awarded scholarships to the 2013 Women, Law & Legal Advocacy Seminar and found encouragement and empowerment awaiting them in D.C.

January 25, 2013 | by: erin andriamahefa, PLEN Intern

Becoming part of a network

Claire Salinas launched her career at the 31st Annual Women & Public Policy seminar.

November 30, 2012 | by: dawn culpepper, PLEN Staff

The possibilities are endless

Nicole Little and Cindy Ku, scholarships at the 2012 Women, Law & Public Policy seminar, had no idea that a weekend in D.C. would change their lives.

November 1, 2012 | by: judith bannerman-quist, luther college

What I’ve Learned in D.C.

Judith Bannerman-Quist has learned a lot in her two months in Washington.