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Former Presidents to launch Presidential Leadership Scholars Program

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Washington, DC. (KNOE 8 News &  Media Advisory for Bush and Clinton)- On September 8, 2014, President George W. Bush and President Bill Clinton will announce the launch of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a partnership between the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. These institutions have come together to create a program that provides motivated leaders across all sectors an opportunity to study presidential leadership and decision making and learn from key administration officials, practitioners, and leading academics.

The program's purpose is to help participants foster the skills they'll need to address both the challenges and opportunities presented in the 21st century. The program will study varied approaches to leadership so participants are able to gain a better understanding of different leadership philosophies, styles, and practices. Participants will use the tools developed throughout their course of study and apply them to an issue or challenge of particular relevance to his/her professional and civic pursuits.

The components of the program will be officially unveiled during a launch event at the Newseum in Washington, DC, where Presidents Bush and Clinton will participate in a moderated conversation on the program.

WHAT: Presidential Leadership Scholars Program Launch

Monday, September 8, 2014

9:30 a.m.

WHERE: The Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20001


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