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News Releases

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

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Senators Bob and Elizabeth Dole on the Passing of Nancy Reagan

“Our nation has lost a national treasure with the passing of Nancy Reagan. As public servants during the Reagan administration, we both witnessed Nancy’s life-long desire to make our nation a better place for each and every American citizen…”

Journalist’s biography of Sally Ride reveals astronaut’s life beyond the public eye

Lynn Sherr spoke Wednesday evening at Kansas University’s Dole Institute of Politics.. Her visit was in conjunction with the Lawrence Public Library’s Read Across Lawrence program, which has a space theme this year.

Dole Institute releases full slate of spring programming

The Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas released the remainder of its programming for the spring 2016 semester in February. Programs stretching from March through May will include former National Security Adviser Don Gregg, congressmen Martin Frost and Tom Davis, CNN contributor Alex Castellanos and former Truman Library Director Mike Devine.

Dole Institute displays letters between Phog Allen, Bob Dole

The Dole Institute will display letters written between legendary KU basketball coach Phog Allen and Senator Bob Dole this spring.

Dole Institute announces early spring 2016 programs

The Dole Institute announced its lineup of programming for the first half of the 2016 spring semester, highlighted by the Presidential Lecture Series featuring Richard Norton Smith.

Royals G.M. Dayton Moore will give talk on leadership

Moore will join the Dole Institute for a program discussing leadership, success and how he helped create a culture that led to the 2015 World Series crown.

KU students, community members line up for tickets to see Bill Clinton

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.

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