Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Please join the Fels Institute of Government and the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York for a timely discussion on public debt management and the shaping of a sustainable fiscal future.
The United States and many developed countries are currently facing significant challenges in tackling swelling deficits and public debt. A distinguished panel will discuss America‘s present fiscal...
Friday, February 3, 2012 (All day)
For Students who have never been to Washington, but are interested in finding out more about the city, and whether they want to do an internship there.
Open to: Current Freshmen in College
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Trip Date: February 3, 2012
Please submit $10 two weeks before the trip.
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
We will take up a fascinating real-time issue that many of you are probably following: the efforts by companies like Lyft and Uber (and others involved in the "sharing economy") to open up operations in Philadelphia and other markets around the country. To anchor the conversation, we've asked Dave Kralle (Fels '12, now a lobbyist with Triad Strategies who is representing Lyft in Pennsylvania) to...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:00pm
The Penn in Washington Student Group and Pi Sigma Alpha are pleased to welcome Dr. Colleen Shogan to campus. Dr. Shogan, currently teaching Congressional Procedure in the Penn in Washington Semester Program, is the Deputy Director of the Congressional Research Service, the legislative agency that provides policy and legal analysis to members of Congress. She has also served as a legislative...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
You've heard them on WHYY-FM and read them on NewsWorks.org ! Now is your exclusive opportunity to join WHYY's seasoned political reporters in person for a lively discussion. Senior reporter Dave Davies , "National Interest" blogger Dick Polman and Keystone Crossroads reporter Holly Otterbein will share their thoughts about the upcoming election and its impact on the Philadelphia region. The...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Come meet Penn in Washington alumni during homecoming weekend! Enjoy our first ever homecoming brunch, including light cocktails for those over 21, while learning about living and working in Washington.
We are excited to announce that Steve Ressler, proud Penn alum and founder of GovLoop, will be on hand to give great advice on D.C. internships and the Presidential Management Fellowship. Learn...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
This event will bring together college students, faculty, nonprofit professionals, and community organizers to share passionate ideas and practical skills for building a better Philadelphia. This year's theme, ACCESS, is designed to focus awareness on disparities in multiple areas. The sessions will cover access to food, access to healthcare, access to education (including college access), etc....
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Join us Friday, Oct. 31st at 5:30pm for refreshments and the chance to learn more about public interest careers from Penn alumni! (RSVP here.)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 6:00pm
Penn in Washington is proud to cosponsor this year's Political Action Week keynote speaker! Andrew Shapiro is a Penn alum and cofounder and Managing Director of Beacon Global Strategies, an advisory firm specializing in defense, international policy, and intelligence. Prior to founding Beacon, he served as the Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs and the Senior Defense and...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Writing a resume for the first time or updating your current resume? Considering transitioning to a different type of position? Rosanne Lurie, Associate Director, Penn Career Services, will share resume advice and tips for helping your resume to stand out. She’ll cover content tips to help you best present your relevant experiences and skills. Come by before of after class, bring your lunch and...