The Harkin Institute Events
The Harkin Institute hosts regular events and programs, most frequently at its home at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. These special events, including lectures, receptions, and more, are focused not only around the institute’s four focus areas (Labor and Employment, People with Disabilities, Retirement Security, and Wellness and Nutrition) but also cover content related to other various issues affecting social justice, fairness, and opportunity.
Updated March 6, 2018. *TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE.* Thank you for your interest in this event. Unfortunately all of the attendee spots are full, but you can still participate! Portions of the event will be live-streamed on The Harkin...read more
Date: March 28, 2018 Time: 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Location: The Harkin Institute, 2429 University Ave. Delta Dental of Iowa President and CEO Jeff Russell will join The Harkin Institute on March 28 to help us kick off our spring Student Lunch and...read more
Date: April 2, 2018 Time: 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Location: The Harkin Institute, 2429 University Ave. Des Moines City Manager Scott Sanders will join The Harkin Institute on April 2 as part of our spring Student Lunch and Reception series. Sanders was...read more
Date: April 12, 2018 Time: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Location: Sussman Theater, Olmsted Center Drake University 2875 University Ave., Des Moines, IA 50311 Join The Harkin Institute on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 7 p.m. when we welcome a panel of national security...read more