TDC Partners & Friends | ADP’s 2016 Faculty Seminar in Yellowstone National Park

Posted in TDC Partners & Friends on Feb 3, 2016

Announcing the American Democracy Project’s 2016 Faculty Seminar in Yellowstone National Park: Stewardship of Public Lands: Politics and the Yellowstone Ecosystem August 1 – 6, 2016 How does a democracy manage competing but often equally legitimate positions over public resources? How are the rights of all citizens protected in conflicts over public lands? How do […]

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[TDC Updates] February 2016 Edition

February 2016 Edition ANNOUNCEMENT Registration For CLDE Now Open Submit a program proposal will now be extended by 11:59pm Eastern on February 8th. Volunteer to review program proposals by February 12th. Register for the conference. Early bird deadline is April 25th, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern. SAVE THE DATE 2016 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) […]

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#CLDE16 Update | Call for Proposals EXTENDED to 2/8

Posted in #CLDE16, Updates & Announcements on Feb 1, 2016

Call for Proposals EXTENDED Proposals Now Due February 8, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time There is still time to be a part of the 2016 ADP/TDC/NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting. The proposal submission deadline has been extended to February 8, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Submit your proposal(s) online. We especially seek proposals on the […]

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#CLDE16 | The Top 10 Things to Make the Most of Your Experience

Encourage a student to apply to be a CLDE Intern. In order to encourage student participation in the annual Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting. The American Democracy Project, The Democracy Commitment and the NASPAs Lead Initiative are proud to offer the opportunity for three students to have a voice on the planning committee.  […]

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And We’re Live! | Registration For CLDE Now Open

Posted in #CLDE16, Updates & Announcements on Jan 20, 2016

Register today to be a part of the 2016 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting organized by the American Democracy Project (ADP), The Democracy Commitment (TDC), and the NASPA Lead Initiative. There are many ways to participate in this meeting, as we strive to advance our shared civic learning and democratic engagement work, such […]

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#CLDE16 Update | Meeting Pre-Conference Institutes & Program Proposals

Posted in #CLDE16, TDC Blog, Updates & Announcements on Jan 14, 2016

As we continue to shape the 2016 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting organized by the American Democracy Project, The Democracy Commitment, and NASPA Lead Initiative to be held June 2-4, 2016 at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown in Indianapolis, IN, we’re elated to announce the introduction of pre-conference sessions to be held on June […]

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#iSOTU16 Update | icitizen is live in the Apple App Store — download before Tuesday’s SOTU event!

We are incredibly excited to announce icitizen is now live in the Apple App Store! Download it for free here. The icitizen app is the civic engagement tool that will play an instrumental role in our State of the Union live-stream event on Jan. 12th with polling before, during and after the address and Republican response. Download […]

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

Posted in TDC Member Campus News on Dec 22, 2015

Washington, DC—The Democracy Commitment (TDC) and The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) announced on Friday the receipt of a $200,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to sponsor a series of public forums around the country on “Citizenship Under Siege” in partnership with seven TDC community colleges. This project builds on a […]

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ADP/TDC Partner with icitizen to Activate Student Participation through Civic Tech

Posted in TDC Partners & Friends on Dec 10, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, the American Association of State Colleges and Universities’ (AASCU) The American Democracy Project (ADP) and The Democracy Commitment (TDC) announced their partnership with icitizen, a leading civic engagement app. Starting this January, the three groups will work to “Engage the Election 2016;” this project will include comprehensive activities throughout the year centered […]

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#CLDE16 | Student Intern Opportunity

Posted in TDC Member Campus News on Dec 9, 2015

In order to encourage student participation in the 2016 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting, The American Democracy Project, The Democracy Commitment and the NASPA Lead Initiative are proud to offer the opportunity for three students to have a voice on the planning committee. CLDE student interns will: Organize the student symposium on Wednesday, June 1, 2016; […]

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