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From Hundreds gather to greet Bob Dole at KU

April 22, 2014 – Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole returned to the Kansas University campus Tuesday to speak at the political institute that bears his name. At age 90, he still maintains and active interest in global affairs, but also a strong desire to stay connected with his friends and associates at home.

Kansas City Star: Bob Dole returns to KU, leaves ’em laughing

April 22, 2014 – He took a seat in front of a standing-room crowd that energized him, and he cracked joke after joke.

From Dole to pay visit to KU

April 17, 2014 – Former Sen. Bob Dole will return to the Kansas University campus this week. An open house is scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Dole Institute of Politics.

From Political analyst predicts Republicans will reclaim U.S. Senate

April 15, 2014 – A well-respected political analyst told a Lawrence audience Tuesday night that Republicans appear likely to take command of the U.S. Senate following this year’s midterm elections.

From Moran receives award for support of research

April 14, 2014 – On Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran received an award for his support of scientific research. Presenting the award was Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little, who worked closely with Moran when KU was trying to win a National Cancer Institute designation for its cancer research center.

From Military expert chronicles history of the Medal of Honor at Dole Institute

April 10, 2014 – As part of its 10-year anniversary, the Dole Institute of Politics hosted military historian Jim Willbanks for an afternoon talk on the history of the Medal of Honor and its recipients.

From Bob Dole to visit KU on April 22

April 10, 2014 – Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole will visit the Dole Institute of Politics at Kansas University on April 22. A public open house will start at 11 a.m. and end at noon at Hansen Hall.

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