Upcoming Events

We are looking forward to our Annual Trailblazers Award Reception and our Class of 2020 Graduation in October! Please stay tuned for more information coming soon. In the meantime, we encourage you to stay connected with us virtually through Facebook and Twitter. We will post frequent updates.

Past Events 

Dawn Clark Netsch Policy Forum 2020

We had a full (virtual) house for our Annual Dawn Clark Netsch Policy Forum on Today’s Civil Rights: Reimagining Public Safety. Thank you to everyone who joined us! A special thank you to our presenters State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton, Ralph Martire, Toi Hutchinson, Representative Jehan Gordon-Booth, and Police Chiefs Lou Jogmen, LaDon Reynolds, and Kristen Ziman. Also a big thank you to our President Barbara Flynn Currie and Highland Park Mayor Nancy Rotering for moderating portions of the forum. If you couldn’t make it, watch the discussion on our YouTube

Winning Women Alumane Panel Discussion 2020

Thank you to all alumnae who joined us for “Winning Women: Overcoming Adversity in Primary Elections”, our virtual panel discussion with women who recently ran in competitive primary races. Alumnae and the Class of 2020 had the opportunity to learn from Commissioner Kim Du Buclet, Betsy Dirksen Londrigan, Marie Newman, and Representative Theresa Mah about overcoming campaign challenges, sexism, and adversity along the trail. Thank you to Representative LaToya Greenwood for moderating this discussion!


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