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At KU and the Lied Center, students and public members lined up for a chance at tickets to see 2015 Dole Leadership Prize recipient Bill Clinton.
In the Tennessean, Dole Institute Director Bill Lacy shares a remembrance of former Senator and presidential candidate Fred Thompson. Lacy served as Thompson’s campaign manager for a ’94 Senatorial bid and his ’08 Presidential campaign.
The Dole Institute announced research awards made possible through a gift from General Electric Company (GE). The awards were given as part of the Dole Institute of Politics’ 2015 “commemorateADA” initiative, which includes research support, exhibits and public programs in recognition of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
August 18 – In honor of the 70th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day), the Robert J. Dole Archive & Special Collections has released more than 42 letters documenting the experience of Kenneth “Kenny” Dole, younger brother of former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole, who served in the war’s Pacific Theater.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 3, 2015 “I was saddened to hear of the passing of my friend, Bob Hemenway. If it weren’t for Bob, the Dole Institute would not exist. He proposed the idea to me and convinced me to locate it on the campus of the University of Kansas. Bob was there at the […]
Learning is alive at the Dole Institute. In an effort to provide a variety of ways for people of all ages to get involved and benefit from enriching programs at the Institute, we have spent the last couple years building new opportunities. It has paid off! The Dole Institute newsletter is a great way to […]
Jul 9, 2015 – The Dole Institute of Politics has announced two events to open “Celebrating Opportunity for People with Disabilities: 70 Years of Dole Leadership.” The exhibition is the kickoff event to the institute’s special series “commemorateADA,” recognizing the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act and former U.S. Sen. […]