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Upcoming Events

Each year, the IOP hosts dozens of public Speaker Series events, providing students and the general public direct contact with elected officials, activists, authors, journalists, and other key practitioners in politics and public service.

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A Town Hall with Incoming IOP Director Heidi Heitkamp

Ida Noyes Cloister Club, 1212 E 59th St , Chicago, 60637

Nov 28, 2022 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CST

Curious to learn about Senator Heitkamp's vision for the future of theInstitute of Politics? Want the opportunity to share what issues are important to you and what you hope the future of public[...]

On the Record with Vice President Mike Pence

Mandel Hall, 1131 E 57th St , Chicago, 60637

Nov 29, 2022 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM CST

SOLD OUT The Institute of Politics welcomes former Vice President Mike Pence for a wide-ranging discussion of his career and politics. In his new book, So Help Me God, the 48th vice president[...]

Forever War Forever More: Afghanistan and Its Aftermath

IOP House, 5707 S Woodlawn Ave , Chicago, 60637

Jan 4, 2023 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST

Join us for lunch and an intimate exchange with Ben Kesling, a Wall Street Journal reporter and combat veteran, as he discusses his new book "Bravo Company: An Afghanistan Deployment and Its Aftermath,"[...]
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