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News Releases

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

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Elizabeth Dole talks women in leadership (University Daily Kansan)

Trailblazers such as Dole will be featured in the lecture series in the fall semesters of years to come. According to Lacy, the lectures will feature women from a variety of backgrounds who can speak on their experience in leadership roles…

At KU, Elizabeth Dole reflects on career and society’s progress toward first female president (LJ World)

She’s witnessed bipartisanship and across-the-aisle friendships paying off since she’s left political life, Dole said. Democratic U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been very supportive of the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, which was founded in 2012 to aid the “hidden heroes” of caregivers for wounded veterans…

Dole Institute gifted Elizabeth Dole papers, launches lecture series

The Dole Institute is pleased to announce that former U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Dole has gifted her career papers to the Dole Institute Archive and Special Collections. The Institute is also excited to announce the creation of the Elizabeth Dole Women in Leadership Lecture in her honor…

Dole Institute unveils full slate of spring programs

The Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has announced additional public programs for the spring 2017 semester. A group of distinguished KU alumni will headline the semester’s programming, including 2017 Dole Lecture guest Robert Kaplan…

Estate gift provides funds for Spencer Museum of Art, nursing, Dole Institute

A $100,000 estate gift from the late alumna Marynell Dyatt Reece will provide funds for the Spencer Museum of Art, a nursing scholarship and the Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas…

Dole Institute releases early spring 2017 programs

The Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has announced its early spring 2017 programming schedule, including the popular annual Presidential Lecture Series and the monthly Fort Leavenworth Series.

Exhibition will share stories of Vietnam POW, MIA advocates

The Dole Institute of Politics has announced the creation of a new special exhibition about these leaders, opening in May 2017. “The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies & Advocates” will tell the story of the military wives who founded the organization, which would later become the National League of POW/MIA Families…

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