News & Events


With our location in the national capital region, we have unprecedented access to renowned speakers and guests. From heads of state and governors to former directors of central intelligence, attorney generals, and political correspondents, our distinguished guests bring a wealth of experience and perspectives to our community. Read the latest announcements from the Schar School of Policy and Government, and news stories about the Schar School faculty, students, and alumni.

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The Schar School hosts numerous events throughout the year, from high-profile political debates and policy discussions to resume workshops, mock interviews, and wine tastings for Schar School alumni. Browse our event calendar to view upcoming events for Schar School students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members.