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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.

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Civic Engagement

You'll learn about and apply skills needed to make a positive difference in the community.

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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.

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Public Policy Dialogues

You'll meet in a small group with a member of Congress to discuss current issues that matter to you.

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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.

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Experience a Day in the Life of an Intern at The Washington Center

Coming Soon