Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
As part of its Distinguished Lecturer Series, the Fels Institute of Government is pleased to welcome internationally-acclaimed Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto for a conversation on global poverty, property rights, and international development with Fels Senior Fellow, Marjorie Margolies. Students and attendees will hear about unconventional and groundbreaking methods of fighting poverty...
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 1:30pm
Join us for an exclusive chat with Howard Marlowe, prominent Penn alum and founder of Warwick Group Consultants. Marlowe is an expert in lobbying and consulting and will talk personally with students about his experience in the field.
Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 4:30pm
Girls on the Run and University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government present Raising Ms. President. Raising Ms. President is a documentary film about raising the next generation of female political leaders. Filmmaker Kiley Lane Parker explores the reason why women don’t run for office, where political ambition begins and why we should encourage more women to lead.
For too long...
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Larry Pfeiffer is a Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, where he advises the Firm’s clientele on the current risk environment while helping them better understand the policy and program impacts arising from today’s threat vectors. He is a highly respected and recognized expert in the areas of national and homeland security policy, crisis management, secure networked communications,...
Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
An instructor from the Penn Libraries' Commons will provide an Excel training session for Fels students unfamiliar with the program or in need of a refresher. You can attend the training in-person or online. Numerous
Fels courses require students to display a mastery of Excel
fundamentals, and this session will provide that background
for those unfamiliar with Excel and a...
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join the Fels team as Dr. Nelson Lim leads a panel discussion with Population Services International's Leah Meadows and Booz Allen Hamilton's Ryan Callanan. These young professionals have gathered diverse experiences within the international side of public administration and will share their perspecitves coming from a consulting firm and an NGO working in this sector. Not only will Leah and Ryan...
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Federal Executive Board, Young Involved Philadelphia, and Fels Institute of Government will come together on the evening of March 11, 2016 to explore leadership and opportunity for innovation in the Federal Government of the United States. In the face of the widely discussed “Gray Tsunami” of the aging and retiring federal workforce, panelists will discuss the resulting opportunities for...
Friday, July 22, 2016 (All day)
Friday, May 20, 2016 (All day)
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm