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: November 30, 2017 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Sheslow Auditorium, Old Main at Drake University "There are political junkies, and then there's Charlie Cook – the man who knows more about everything political than anyone else." - The Washingtonian The...read more
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017 Time: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Location: Reading Room, Cowles Library Drake University 2507 University Ave. Des Moines, IA 50311 Join The Harkin Institute for a celebration of Deaf and Chinese cultures and a presentation by our...read more