SEMINARS

Since 1978, PLEN has brought thousands of women from across the country to Washington, D.C. to explore careers in policy and connect with women leaders. PLEN seminars enhance class work and curriculum by giving students valuable access to women leaders in Washington, D.C. from the legislative, executive, and judicial branches; agencies; nonprofit organizations; and the private sector.

Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy 

Explore a range of legal professions, from issue-based advocacy to government services

Women in Corporate and Nonprofit Leadership

Discover how businesses, nonprofits, and government leaders interact to influence policy

WOMEN IN STEM POLICY

Discuss key issues with women leaders working in the increasingly significant STEM policy field

WOMEN IN PUBLIC POLICY

Hear from women working on a variety of policy issues and gain advocacy skills lobbying on the Hill

WOMEN AND CONGRESS

Gain insight on Capitol Hill by learning from women influencing the legislative process

WOMEN IN GLOBAL POLICY

Start your international policy career by connecting with women whose work has a global impact

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