Our promise is to improve the lives of all Americans by giving policymakers access to high-quality information and engaging citizens as active participants in the formation of public policy.

The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement is located at Drake University and serves as a venue and catalyst for dynamic non-partisan research, learning, and outreach to promote understanding of the policy issues to which Senator Tom Harkin devoted his career.

Spring Sussman Lecture: Keeping America Safe

 

April 12, 2018

Join The Harkin Institute and a group of national security experts for a discussion on keeping America safe.

 

Harkin on Wellness Report

 

Harkin report highlights community wellness successes

The first Harkin on Wellness Report provides detailed information and best practices for how communities and organizations can invest in health.

April 16: Student Lunch with Rowena Crosbie

Tero International Founder and CEO Rowena Crosbie will join students for a free lunch and small-group conversation about her career.

 

April 24: Student Lunch with Elisabeth Buck

Elisabeth Buck, President of United Way of Central Iowa, will join students for a free lunch and small-group conversation about her career.

 

Address: 2429 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

Phone: 515-271-3623

Fax Number: 515-271-3631

Email: harkininstitute@drake.edu

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.