News Category: LBJ School

LBJ School launches inaugural Bipartisan Campaign School for Women (LBJ Foundation)

Feb. 27, 2020

The LBJ School of Public Affairs has launched the LBJ Women's Campaign School, a new initiative training mid-career professional women how to run for office or manage a political campaign. The program launched virtually in June 2020 with an inaugural cohort of 50 female change makers from across the nation. These women will learn from the nation's top political experts in an immersive training program on topics including media relations, public speaking, fundraising and more.

LBJ School launches inaugural bipartisan campaign school for women (LBJ School)

Feb. 27, 2020

The LBJ School of Public Affairs has launched the LBJ Women's Campaign School, a new initiative training mid-career professional women how to run for office or manage a political campaign. This multiday program is scheduled for June 9–13, 2020 at The University of Texas at Austin. It will bring together top political experts from across the nation to lead an immersive training program on topics including media relations, public speaking, fundraising and more.

LBJ student Amy Kroll named to the 2020 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (LBJ School)

Jan. 31, 2020

The Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS) program has announced that Amy Kroll, a second-year MPAff student at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, is among the 60 Scholars chosen for the program's sixth annual class. PLS serves as a catalyst for a diverse network of leaders brought together to collaborate and make a difference in the world as they learn about leadership through the lens of the presidential experiences of George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush and Lyndon B. Johnson.