Hinckley-Backed Conference Opportunities


The Hinckley Institute is a member of a consortium of 28 schools around the country working to promote voting and civic engagement on their college campuses. Each winter, Harvard hosts a conference bringing representatives from these campuses to attend skills workshops, share the work they have done in the past year to promote civic engagement at their schools, and brainstorm ways to get students all over the country excited to be politically involved. 

Host: Harvard Institute of Politics

Schedule: Spring 2018

Hinckley Contact: Managing Director, National Internships: Gina Shipley

OXFORD CONFERENCE—Oxford, United Kingdom

The Oxford Human Rights Consortium is a newly-founded organization of several participating universities dedicated to establishing and promoting educational opportunities for students on topics related to humanitarian law, aid, development, politics, ethics, and theory.

Host: Oxford University

Schedule: March 12-17, 2018

Hinckley Contact: Managing Director, Global Internships: Jean Oh


Hundreds of change makers, activists, and catalysts convene to learn about power, build their networks, and recharge their sense of purpose. 

Host: Citizen University in Seattle, Washington

Schedule: March 24-25, 2017

Hinckley Contact: Gerrit Seymour