civic engagement

It's the result of major efforts in the state to increase youth civic engagement.
Failing to address Des Moines' earnings gap isn’t very “nice.”
Barack Obama gave his first public speech since leaving The White House. Speaking in Chicago, he spoke about raising the next generation of political leaders.
Civic engagement does not end at the polls or when your candidate does not win.
“It’s on you, in your city or community, to keep on driving change.”
Smitty has trained over 300 interns to become activists. That project alone has led to the passage of numerous of laws, including
(By the way, that 100,000 hours translates to more than 4,100 days, or 11 years.) Our main thrust for further expanding our
If you have not read JD Vance's "Hillbilly Elegy", you should, full stop. It's a riveting and powerful account of growing
In 2014 the Moxie Foundation partnered with Ashoka U to a grow and expand social innovation and the concept of social entrepreneurship
A dice was used for drawing citizens for the civic panel. Photo: J. Pinkas Gdansk took serious steps to prevent civic indifference
A group of ninth graders sit behind me on the bus. Their conversations are usually far from profound. That morning, though
"This report underscores what so many of us see and experience every day: when our veterans return to civilian life, their
For decades, our collective confidence in the strength of our democracy has enabled us to shrug off our consistently dismal voter turnout, among the lowest in the developed world.
Join the conversation on Twitter using #Millennials Clinton backers within this age group are slightly less likely than Trump
Today’s college students are at the forefront of activism on some of the nation’s most pressing challenges. An overwhelming
As we approach another U.S. presidential election, and many state and local elections, I keep thinking about the immense responsibility that is shouldered by the faculty and staff of Keene State College, and the many higher education institutions across the country, to further instill in our students the importance of active participation in our political process and issues that affect our world and lives every day.
College Debate 16, organized by Dominican University of California, is working to focus on the issues that millennials care most about. Students representing every state discussed the questions America's biggest voting block, our generation, wants answered--and that was a responsibility we all felt.