• A Tribute to Dr. Bernie Ronan

    A Tribute to Dr. Bernie Ronan

    Bernie Ronan, our friend and TDC co-founder, has died in Arizona after a long struggle with cancer. Bernie passed away surrounded by his family and the love of his extended community.

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  • Join us @ #CLDE16!

    Join us @ #CLDE16!

    Registration now open. Secure your earlybird rate today, good until April 25, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern.

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  • Inequality for All Video

    Inequality for All Video

    Q & A with Robert Reisch

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  • 7 TDC Campuses and AAC&U Join Together to Launch a New Project on Citizenship

    7 TDC Campuses and AAC&U Join Together to Launch a New Project on Citizenship

    TDC and AAC&U were awarded with a $200,000 grant from the NEH to sponsor a series of public forums around the country on Citizenship.

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  • #CLDE15 Meeting in Review

    #CLDE15 Meeting in Review

    Leveraging Academic and Student Affairs Partnerships to Advance Civic Learning & Democratic Engagement

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Inequality For All: Q & A with Robert Reich

About Us

The Democracy Commitment (TDC) is a national initiative providing a platform for development and expansion of community college programs, projects and curricula aiming at engaging students in civic learning and democratic practice across the country. Our goal is that every graduate of an American community college have had an education in democracy. This includes all of our students, whether they aim to transfer to university, achieve an associate degree or obtain a certificate.

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