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News Releases

Below is a listing of News & Press from the Dole Institute.

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Dole Institute adds voting rights program with Kobach, Johnson

The Dole Institute of Politics announced today the addition of a Constitution Day program on voting rights featuring Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and KU Law adjunct professor Mark P. Johnson.

Dole Institute announces fall programming

The Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has released its programming schedule for the fall 2016 semester, including the nationally acclaimed Post-Election Conference and a joint visit from former U.S. senators Bob Dole and Nancy Kassebaum.

Audio-Reader Network, Dole Institute of Politics win accessibility award

The American Council of the Blind and its Audio Description Project have awarded the Audio-Reader Network and Dole Institute of Politics a 2016 Audio Description Achievement Award.

New audio offering helps visually impaired picture museum exhibit at KU (LJW)

KU announced Monday that the Dole Institute and KU’s Audio-Reader Network won a 2016 Audio Description Achievement Award for an audio description program they worked together to incorporate into the exhibit.

Russell County Historical Society announces Ford/Dole exhibit

The Russell County Historical Society has announced the opening of a special exhibit titled, “The 40th Anniversary of the Ford-Dole Visit to Russell, Kansas.”

Dole Institute Archive announces 2016 Research Awards

The recipients, from Oxford University, the University of California-Santa Barbara and Cazenovia (N.Y.) College, will explore social policies and research based in part on materials available at the Dole Institute of Politics.

Wall Street Journal: Let’s Get This Straight About the Convention

Bill Brock, Bob Dole, Haley Barbour, Jim Nicholson, Clayton Yeutter, Marc Racicot and Mel Martinez—all former national chairmen of the Republican National Committee—contributed this opinion article to the Wall Street Journal.

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