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Memorial webpage shares Senator Bob Dole’s life & legacy

December 20, 2021 - News

To learn more about the life and legacy of Senator Robert J. Dole, visit robertdole.org. The memorial site offers a glimpse into Senator Dole's legacy of leadership, photographs from his career and memorial…

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Dole Institute to host virtual viewing of Senator Dole’s remembrance events

December 8, 2021 - News

While we continue to process the profound loss of Senator Robert J. Dole, we are heartened by the outpouring of kindness and compassion by his supporters across Kansas, the nation, and the world. …

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A Statement on the passing of Senator Bob Dole from Director Audrey Coleman and Director Emeritus Bill Lacy

December 5, 2021 - News

Senator Bob Dole has left a tremendous legacy of service and leadership as a soldier, legislator, and statesman. …

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Dole Institute of Politics presents The Counselors

October 27, 2021 - News

On Nov. 17, the Dole Institute of Politics will debut The Counselors, an engaging series featuring two advocates arguing either side of an important national issue. In a cross between a courtroom trial and a debate, the two counselors will present…

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Dole Institute to return to in-person programming this fall

July 28, 2021 - News

LAWRENCE – The Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has announced its fall 2021 programming lineup, featuring a wide array of journalists, authors, scholars and politicians. Additionally, after a year and a half of…

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Dole Institute to host filmmakers, scholars, and leaders this spring

June 26, 2021 - News

LAWRENCE – The Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has announced its virtual programming lineup for the Spring 2021 semester. With the inauguration of a new President, the focus of the early schedule will be on the…

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NEH Awards Dole Institute and Partners Funds to Build Online Portal for Congressional Archives

June 1, 2021 - News

LAWRENCE – The Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas, in partnership with West Virginia University Libraries and the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education, will develop an online portal through…

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The Dole Institute welcomes Senator Pat Roberts for special program

May 1, 2021 - News

LAWRENCE- The Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas has announced that it will live-stream the fourth and final installment of its afternoon series inspired by the Voices from the Big First,…

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