• Elizabeth Warren as Keynote Speaker for 2015 Public Interested Conference

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke about the importance of fighting for what you want.

  • Cheryl Dorsey as Keynote Speaker for 2014 Public Interested Conference

    She spoke about her journey in finding herself in public service. She says this process "is really about finding your life."

  • Joseph P. Kennedy III as Keynote Speaker for 2013 Public Interested Conference

    He spoke about his life in public service and urged audience members to create their own careers by following their passions.

About Public Interested Conference

Public Interested is a Wintersession conference coordinated by the Phillips Brooks House Center for Public Service and Engaged Scholarship, in collaboration with the Center for Public Interest CareersHarvard Alumni AssociationInstitute of PoliticsOffice of Career ServicesOffice for SustainabilityPhillips Brooks House Association, and Public Service Network. This engaging day supports students in exploring postgraduate public service opportunities with the help of alumni serving in such fields. Students have the opportunity to hear from inspiring speakers, interact with incredible alumni, participate in engaging activities, and meet peers who share a passion for public service. Alumni are able to reconnect with one another and build a stronger public service community at Harvard and beyond.