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 4, 2020 Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Location: The Harkin Institute, 2429 University Ave, Des Moines, Iowa 50311 Drake University students, join us on Wednesday, March 4th, for an exclusive lunch with Sioux City Councilman, Alex Watters....read more
Date: April 14, 2020 Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., Program begins at 8:30 a.m. Location: Ron Pearson Center, 5820 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, Iowa About The Event **Please note the change in venue from past HOW Symposiums. The 2020 Symposium will...read more