Department of Public Policy Leadership

University of Mississippi

Lott Leadership Institute

Public Policy Leadership

Senior public policy leadership major Christina Lawler is Ole Miss’ 2017 Homecoming Queen! She’s pictured with Hal Moore, president of the Ole Miss Alumni Association.

2018 Summer Study in China

The Lott Leadership Institute (LLI) and the Department of Public Policy Leadership (PPL) are pleased to announce 2018 Summer Study in China Program. Eligibility for LLI scholarships is limited to students majoring in PPL and enrollment preference is given to PPL majors. Application is open to all PPL students. Ten students will be selected for this program, and students selected and awarded LLI scholarship will be responsible, if they withdraw, for whatever cost incurred by the time of their withdrawal.

North China University of Technology, Beijing, China

Dates: June 5 – July 4, 2018 (tentative)

Students earn six credit hours (PPL 496) during the course of this program.

The Lott Leadership Institute will provide scholarship up to $3,500 for each participant selected. (A request will be made for PPL students to meet with U.S. Ambassador to China in Beijing.)

 

Estimated Budget Per Student
Program Price

(It includes tuition, orientation, international health insurance, housing, meals, and program sponsored excursions/travel and site visits. Students are responsible for passport fees if they do not have a passport, visa fees when a visa is required, to and from Airport transportation in the U.S., and personal spending money )

$4,800
Airfare $1,600
TOTAL $6,400

Note: All cost estimates are subject to change and revision.

 

Congratulations to PPL Student Savannah Smith for being named 2017 Miss Ole Miss!

 

Congratulations to PPL Student Christina Lawler for being named 2017 Homecoming Queen!

 

 

PPL Class of 2021 Orientation

 

 

SAVE THE DATE

SENATOR LOTT WILL BE AT THE LOTT INSTITUTE FOR HIS ANNUAL VISIT AND RECEPTION WITH PPL STUDENTS

Friday, October 20, 2017

11:30 – 1:30

LUNCH WILL BE SERVED

Bryant Hall Atrium

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

Public Policy Leadership students attend meet and greet with Senator Lott, October 23, 2015

Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Communications

Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Communications

The students of the Public Policy Leadership Class of 2019 at the Freshmen Retreat, August 23rd, 2015.

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Public Policy Leadership students participating in a mock Senate simulation, focusing on immigration reform, receive instructions from Caroline Angel Burke of the Kennedy Institute. The Senate simulation was one of several activities students engaged in at the 2015 Public Policy Leadership Freshmen Retreat.

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Cory Wilson and Emelia Nordan speak with Public Policy Leadership students on Monday, October 27th, 2014. The two representatives from the MS State Treasures’ office spoke to students regarding the best practices for internship/job interviews, as well as their experiences in the “real world” concerning public policy.

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Three PPL students sit on “The Sate of Food at UM” panel on Thursday, October 16:  

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Deepa Iyer speaks with a Public Policy Leadership class on Tuesday, October 14: 

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Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant spoke with Ole Miss Public Policy Leadership students in October: 

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Public Policy Leadership Majors enjoy the opportunity for a luncheon with Senator Trent Lott prior to the Memphis football weekend. 

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Skip Rutherford, Dean of the University of Arkansas Clinton School (UACS) of Public Policy speaks with Ole Miss Public Policy Leadership Majors:

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Markeeva Morgan, Avionics Hardware Subsystem Manager, Space Launch Stages at NASA Marshall Flight Center meets with Public Policy Leadership Students: 

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