The Leadership Forum
Build Your Leadership Potential
The Washington Center produces not only future leaders in their career fields but also well-informed citizens who are engaged with their communities and world. By taking part in the Leadership Forum, you get to hear from and engage with professionals in a variety of settings. You also get involved int he D.C. community and make a real difference.
Professional Track Programming
Throughout your experience, you'll benefit from activities--such as panel discussions, site visits and briefings--especially designed for students with your professional interests.
You'll learn about and apply skills needed to make a positive difference in the community.
The Alan K. Simpson-Norman Y. Mineta Leaders Series (SMLS)
During selected sessions, you'll hear the perspectives and experiences of distinguished leaders from the business, nonprofit, media, government and diplomatic fields.
Public Policy Dialogues
You'll meet in a small group with a member of Congress to discuss current issues that matter to you.
Global Citizenship Day (fall and spring only)
This event, sponsored by Prudential, helps you enhance several cross-cultural skills required to succeed in an increasingly interconnected world.