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Empowering Students to Vote

By giadmin on December 3, 2016

Cassie Klosterman served as the Gephardt Institute’s first Voter Engagement Fellow. Beginning her role in her final ...

Upcoming Events

  • March 8, 2017 • 4 PM
  • DUC 248

The Goldman Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to spend a summer in St. Louis with other WashU students who care about the St. Louis community. The program supports undergraduates who secure unpaid summer internships at nonprofit, community, or governmental organizations in the St. Louis region. Goldman Fellows receive $5000 summer stipends for […]

  • March 8, 2017 • 11:59 PM

Students who live in St. Louis city are encouraged to participate in the upcoming primary and general elections.  For the first time in 16 years, St. Louis will elect a new mayor as well as select school board members for the recently re-accredited St. Louis Public Schools. The deadline to register as a voter for […]

  • March 9, 2017 • 1 PM – 4 PM
  • Brown 100

Thursday, March 9 Brown 100, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. with reception to follow The political rise of Donald Trump, and his ascendancy into the presidency, represents one of the most surprising and contentious events in American history. In this symposium, we will consider these dynamics from a number of distinct but related interdisciplinary perspectives, […]

  • April 3, 2017 • 5 PM

The Goldman Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to spend a summer in St. Louis with other WashU students who care about the St. Louis community. The program supports undergraduates who secure unpaid summer internships at nonprofit, community, or governmental organizations in the St. Louis region. Goldman Fellows receive $5000 summer stipends for community-based […]

Past Events

  • February 24, 2017 • 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall

Ahead of the St. Louis mayoral primary on March 7, learn about priority issues such as economic opportunity, public and neighborhood safety, and public education. Director of the Clark-Fox Policy Institute Gary Parker will share opening remarks, with a reception to follow. Join moderator Tom Irwin, Executive Director of Civic Progress, and guest panelists: David […]

  • February 22, 2017 • 6 PM – 9 PM
  • Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries

For the first time in 16 years, St. Louis will be electing a new mayor. To ensure residents are well-informed on how candidates plan to address challenges facing the city and the region, a group of regional initiatives focused on creating a more racially equitable St. Louis have partnered to shift the conversation to put […]

  • February 16 – 19, 2017

WashU is hosting the 33rd annual IMPACT Conference! What is it? This is a three-day national conference with keynote speakers, workshops, and networking with fellow students, campus leaders, and nonprofit professionals dedicated to service, action, and advocacy. The IMPACT Conference is targeted toward undergraduate students and one of the only conferences of its kind in the country. Over […]

  • February 9, 2017 • 4 PM
  • DUC 248

The Goldman Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to spend a summer in St. Louis with other WashU students who care about the St. Louis community. The program supports undergraduates who secure unpaid summer internships at nonprofit, community, or governmental organizations in the St. Louis region. Goldman Fellows receive $5000 summer stipends for […]

  • February 8, 2017 • 11:59 PM

Students who live in St. Louis city are encouraged to participate in the upcoming primary and general elections.  For the first time in 16 years, St. Louis will elect a new mayor as well as select school board members for the recently re-accredited St. Louis Public Schools. The deadline to register as a voter for […]