Jan
19
2016
5-6PM, Rhodes Conference Room

An info sessions for students interested in applying to the Hart Fellows Program will be held in Room 223 Sanford Building from 5-6 p.m. on January 19th. The Hart Fellows Program offers recent graduates of Duke University the opportunity to work with international organizations that are facing complex social, political and humanitarian problems. The 10-month…

Jan
21
2016
9AM

Students in both sections of Political Analysis for Public Policy (PUBPOL 301) this semester have the option of applying for Research Service-Learning Pathway projects. The RSL Pathway places students with local organizations to provide service and to conduct research projects for community partners. This spring, the RSL Pathway program will center again on policy and…

Jan
27
2016
9AM

Still tinkering with your schedule and looking to find a great course to take? Are you interested in conducting community-based research or other immersive, service-learning projects in the United States or abroad this summer? Join us this spring for one of our signature leadership courses. “Border Crossing: Leadership, Value Conflicts and Public Life” (PUBPOL 263),…

Feb
03
2016
6-7PM, Gross Hall 207

Father Greg Boyle (affectionately known as “Father G”), a Jesuit priest and Founder and Executive Director of Homeboy Industries, will give a free public talk in Gross Hall, "Be Fearless for Me: Courage and the Gospel of the Marginalized." Begun in 1988, Homeboy Industries of Los Angeles is the largest and most successful gang intervention, rehabilitation…

Feb
10
2016
6-7PM, Sanford School of Public Policy

Join Connect2Politics for a discussion about technology and citizen engagement with Macon Phillips (T '00), former Director of Digital Strategy in the Obama White House and the current Bureau Coordinator for International Information Programs at the U.S. Department of State. Phillips was the 2008 Obama campaign’s digital guru and the man behind many of the…

Feb
16
2016
5PM

Update: Due to Duke's severe weather policy, the deadline to apply for the Hart Fellows Program is extended until Tuesday, February 16 at 5 p.m.   If you are a senior and are thinking of applying to the Hart Fellows Program in 2016-17, please submit all your application materials to Diego Quezada, 113 Sanford Building, by Tuesday,…

Feb
27
2016
1PM

The Hart Leadership Program is holding a political organizing training session for undergraduate students on Rebuilding the Relational Culture at Duke Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Sanford School. Ivan Parra, lead organizer for Durham CAN (Congregations, Associations and Neighborhoods), will lead the training, which will focus on the political concepts and skills the Industrial Areas…

Mar
04
2016
All Day Event

Professor Bob Korstad will join Tony Brown for a 36 Hours at Duke weekend focusing on inequity in Durham March 4 – 6, 2016. The weekend will connect students and alumni to work on specific ideas regarding political activism and issues in Durham. Each alumni participant is partnered with an undergraduate student from Tony and…

Mar
04
2016
All Day Event

Summer grant proposals for the Political Engagement Pilot Project (PEPP) are due March 4, 2016. Students who are currently enrolled in PUBPOL 270, Political Participation and Leadership, are eligible to apply. PEPP is a collaboration between the Hart Leadership Program and POLIS: The Center on Politics, Leadership, Innovation and Service. Based on the nationally recognized…

Mar
24
2016
10PM

POLIS will host a political organizing workshop dinner on March 29, 2016 with Andrea LaRue (T '87), lobbyist, former Hill staffer, and organizer extraordinaire. LaRue is managing partner at the Nueva Vista Group, a women-owned lobbying firm in Washington, DC. She will share perspectives on organizing from various leaders in the field and lead an…

Apr
01
2016
All Day Event

Applications for the Leadership and Arts Policy Internship (LAPI) grant are due Friday, April 1, 2016. Public Policy majors who plan to complete their internship requirement this summer with an arts policy organization are eligible to apply. The LAPI grant may cover summer internship expenses of up to $4,000. LAPI grants are contingent upon confirmation…

Apr
07
2016
All Day Event

The Hart Leadership Program will offer five courses in Fall 2016 including Leadership, Policy, and Change; Social Entrepreneurship in Action; Adaptive Leadership and others. Registration begins April 7th. See our full course descriptions here.

Apr
13
2016
7-9PM

Tony Brown, along with Emmanuel Oristsejafor of the Department of Public Administration at North Carolina Central University and Sam Miglarese of Duke's Office of Durham and Regional Affairs, will cohost a dinner and conversation with Duke and NCCU faculty and students along with Durham Community members. The purpose is to create invigorating small group conversations…

Apr
20
2016
11AM-2PM, Fitzpatrick Auditorium

2015 SOL students will present their research at Duke's Visible Thinking, an annual showcase celebrating the achievements of undergraduate researchers and their original scholarship in the humanities, the natural sciences and engineering, and the social sciences.

May
17
2016
6-9PM

The Duke Alumni Association in Dallas, TX is hosting Tony Brown for an evening of conversation. Join them to learn more about Tony's newest alumni leadership programs. Please email Susan James for further details.

May
24
2016
7AM-9PM

Tony is traveling to Atlanta, Chicago, Boston, Dallas, DC, San Francisco and LA this spring to meet with alumni to discuss progress and plans for several new alumni leadership programs. Interested in learning more? Join Tony and other alums for a conversation. His next gathering is Wednesday, May 24th at 7pm in San Francisco. Please…

Aug
29
2016
All Day Event

The Hart Leadership Program offers five courses in Fall 2016 including Leadership, Policy, and Change; Social Entrepreneurship in Action; Adaptive Leadership and others. Classes begin Monday, August 29th. See our full course descriptions for details.

Oct
05
2016
7-9PM, Innovation & Entrepreneurship office

Tony Brown, Emmanuel Oristsejafor of the Department of Public Administration at North Carolina Central University, and Sam Miglarese of Duke's Office of Durham and Regional Affairs will cohost a dinner and conversation with Duke and NCCU faculty and students along with Durham Community members. The purpose is to create invigorating small group conversations that define…

Oct
17
2016
5-6PM, Rhodes Conference Room

Need a little SOL in your life? Well, then we have good news for you! Service Opportunities in Leadership (SOL) is back, after a one-year hiatus. SOL is a nationally recognized, year long leadership development program, integrating community service, field research, and critical reflection within an academic framework. Come to our information session on October 17th and learn more about why students describe SOL as "the most formative and important experience they had at Duke."

Oct
21
2016
All Day Event, Sanford School of Public Policy

Tony Brown will host another 36 Hours at Duke weekend October 21 – 23, 2016 . Alumni and undergraduate students from Tony's Social Entrepreneurship in Action seminar are partnered for the duration of the program to participate in faculty-led group workshops, connect with each other in small group conversations, and experience Duke and Durham.

Oct
28
2016
5PM

Don't miss your chance to become a part of the program that students call “the most formative and important experience they had at Duke.” Applications to be in the SOL gateway course are due by 5 PM on Friday, October 28th.

Oct
31
2016
5PM

Are you a junior Public Policy major planning on completing a summer internship related to politics and policy? Apply to be in our spring 2017 course "Political Participation and Leadership." By exploring the relationship between politics, policy, and leadership, this course will prepare you for your internship by teaching you how to think deeply about how to practice politics in order to enact the policies you believe in.

Nov
02
2016
All Day Event

It's that most wonderful time of year again-- the time to register for spring classes! Check out the seven exciting courses the Hart Leadership Program has to offer this spring and see if any of them might be right for you.

Nov
02
2016
2PM-1AM

The application deadline for our spring 2017 course "Political Participation and Leadership" has been extended! If you are a student interested in politics and policy, don't miss out on your chance to apply. Learn more about this fantastic opportunity here.

Nov
07
2016
5-6PM, Rhodes Conference Room

We will be holding our first info session for students interested in applying to the Hart Fellows Program on Monday, November 7th, 2016. The Hart Fellows Program offers recent graduates of Duke University the opportunity to work with international organizations that are facing complex social, political and humanitarian problems.

Nov
28
2016
All Day Event

Still looking for a great course for the spring? Consider applying to be in "Political Participation and Leadership"! If you are a student interested in politics and policy, this course could be the one for you. Read more about how you can learn to exercise leadership to create the political change you believe in.

Dec
19
2016
8AM-3PM

Don't miss your last chance to apply for our spring 2017 course Political Participation and Leadership! If you are a student interested in politics and policy, this course could be the one for you. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis until 9 AM on Wednesday, December 21st.