January 26, 2016
Brooke Lopez, collegiate member of the Pi Sigma Chapter at University of Texas at Dallas, was recently admitted to attend the 16th annual Public Policy and Leadership Conference at Harvard University as the first attendee from UTD.
The conference is held at Harvard Kennedy School each February to inspire talented, driven, and diverse first- and second-year undergraduate students to pursue careers in public service. Among these careers include positions in federal, state, or local government, nongovernmental organizations, nonprofits, intergovernmental organizations, international institutions, and social enterprises.
The PPLC application process is competitive. Selected participants have strong academic records and demonstrate a commitment to public service through activism, student leadership positions, civic participation at school or in their communities, or through volunteerism. This information must be included/referenced in applicants’ résumés and personal statements (Harvard Kennedy School