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.
Date: March 1, 2018 Time: 5 PM - 7 PM Location: Lefty's Live Music, 2307 University Ave. Discuss the policy, politics and professional change behind today’s evolving health care with The Harkin Institute, American Pharmacists Association and a panel of...read more
Date: March 21, 2018 Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Parents Hall, Upper Olmsted Center, Drake University, 2875 University Ave., Des Moines, 50311 The Harkin Institute is excited to present its latest event, The Harkin on Wellness Symposium, an annual...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