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
Registration Open Date:
Registration Closed Date:
Trip Date: February 3, 2012
Please submit $10 two weeks before the trip.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Please join the Wharton School of Business, School of Design, and Fels Institute of Government for an interdisciplinary discussion about how public policy can encourage entrepreneurial development in cities. Peter Angelides, Vice President and Principal at Econsult Solutions, will discuss current policy and planning trends that encourage innovation and explore the benefits of these endeavors...
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Evelyn Brodkin, Associate Professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration
Drawing on her recent edited volume, Work and the Welfare State, Brodkin discusses two developments affecting contemporary welfare state politics: the advance of workfare-style policies in an increasing number of countries and a distinct, but related, transnational project of governance reform...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
When you are on the academic job market you will need to be able to talk about your research to both specialists and non-specialists in a clear, concise and interesting manner, and in a variety of different venues. What do you say? How long should you talk? How specific should you be? What is the goal? How should you balance talking about past versus future or proposed research? In this workshop...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Each semester, students in Buck Benedict's public speaking and speech writing classes work tirelessly toward their final presentation - a speech to inspire their audience. They never disappoint, and this year, we've decided to bring their excellent work out of the classroom and onto the stage for one night only!
Join us on April 30, 2015 when these skilled presenters from Wharton, the College,...
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 1:00pm
At this workshop, Patricia Berrini from Penn's Worklife Office will be speaking at Fels about how one's unique strengths can correspond to certain types of careers, how they can be utilized in a workplace, as well as how they can best be complemented by coworkers' strengths.
We will be using Gallup's Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment as a starting point for this workshop.StrengthsFinder results...
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Dr. Jill Goldenziel will be meeting with students to offer advising for the PLAS Fellowships this summer. Please use this form to sign up for a meeting with her.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 3:00pm
Join Dr. Jill Goldenziel as she discusses the the Syrian refugee crisis.
Dr. Jill Goldenziel is a Visiting Scholar at the Fels Institute of Government. She is also a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law, a Lecturer on Government at Harvard College, and a Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School's International Security Program of the Belfer Center for...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join Women of Fels for delicious food and lively conversation at our annual brunch on Sunday, April 19th. Get to know your classmates better and meet local alumnae.
This networking opportunity is open to all Fels students! RSVP is required. Please sign up below!