: Academic Seminar Series
Every presidential election year, The Washington Center offers a unique opportunity to take your love of politics to the next level. Study and volunteer to work at the Republican or Democratic National Conventions, be in Washington for the Inauguration of the President of the United States, or all the above!
Campaign 2012: Academic Seminar Series
The Campaign 2012 seminars are academically structured to enhance students’ perspectives on civic engagement through a combination of programming, speakers, site visits, small group discussions, and volunteer work surrounding the 2012 race for the White House.
Presidential Inauguration Program
January 12–22, 2013The Presidential Inauguration is a special ten-day academic seminar focusing on the newly elected presidential administration. Students from all across the country converge in the nation’s capital to be a part of the historic moment when the President will be sworn into office.
During this seminar, students will explore the inner workings of the U.S. national security landscape with nationally recognized journalists, politicians, political analysts, and scholars as your...