In the Leaders in Advocacy Institute, you'll attend academic programming between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. during the weekdays, which will include lectures, guest speakers, hands-on activities, group discussions, and off-site visits. At the end of the day, you'll have opportunities to participate in optional cocurricular events, free time, and residential living activities until curfew.
Lecture: The Role of Political Leadership: Finding Champions in Government
Panel discussion on organizational leadership
Meet with members of Congress and staff on Capitol Hill
Students must arrive on Sunday at 4 PM EST for Check-In and Orientation.*
There will be no accommodations before the designated check-in time.
Monday, June 18 - Friday, June 22
Students will be in class from 9 am - 9 pm.*
Saturday, June 23
Students will have their final class, closing ceremony, and depart campus *
There will be no accommodations after the designated check-out time.
All admitted summer high school students must complete and submit Campus Life Forms for program participation and apply for a GOCard. Please visit our Pre-Arrival Requirements page for more information. We recommend that you complete and upload these forms as soon as possible. Students who have not completed and uploaded their forms will not be permitted to attend any aspect of their program.
*All times are subject to change.
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