Call for Applications | TWC’s 2015 Higher Education Civic Engagement Awards

Courtesy of the American Democracy Project Blog The Washington Center is a sponsor of the 2015 ADP/TDC/NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting as well as an American Democracy Project partner organization. We encourage your campus to consider applying for their 2015 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award — many ADP campuses are included among past […]

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ALERT | April 27th is the Early-bird Registration Deadline for #CLDE15

Posted in #ADPTDC14 Update, #CLDE15 Update on Apr 22, 2015

We hope you’re planning to join us in New Orleans from June 4-6 for the 2015 ADP/TDC/NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting. This new partnership promises to catalyze more intentional academic and student affairs collaboration around civic learning and engagement. Together we’ll consider the meaning of place in higher education and our role(s) as stewards […]

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TDC Survey | Best Practice User Guides Available on the Website

As you know, TDC has been creating and issuing short Best Practice User Guides on topics relevant to civic engagement in community colleges. If you have not seen these, please visit our new Best Practice User Guides tab by clicking here. As we begin preparing for the next batch of user guides, we would like to solicit your […]

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TDC/ADP Campus Events | 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service

By Gabriel Arteaga, TDC National Manager Since 1994, every third Monday of every January, the United States celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day, which is the only federal holiday observed as a national day of service – a “day on, not a day off.” Earlier this year, TDC and ADP put out a call […]

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CLDE15 Plenary Speaker | Danielle Allen, Political Philosopher and Author of Our Declaration

Courtesy of the American Democracy Project Blog We’re pleased to announce the speaker for our closing plenary session at the 2015 ADP/TDC/NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting at the New Orleans Marriott in New Orleans, La. on Saturday, June 6th. Plan to join us for a closing lunch and a conversation with Danielle Allen, renowned […]

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Opportunities for TDC Members | NEH & ALA Offering Grants of $3,000 to $10,000 to Screen and Discuss the History of Latinos in America

By Gabriel Arteaga, TDC National Manager In early February, the National Endowment of the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA) announced their plan to bring a film screening and discussion program on the history of Latinos in America to 200 libraries and cultural institutions across the nation. As part of a new NEH […]

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Free Webinar Offered by Lyon Software | Learn the Value of Institutional Impact Reports

Posted in Updates & Announcements on Feb 23, 2015

Courtesy of the American Democracy Project Blog Join us for a free webinar about Institutional Impact Reports on Wednesday, March 11 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern. Register here! As a non-profit college or university, telling the story of your institution’s community involvement is crucial. Are you currently collecting the information you need to create […]

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Opportunities for TDC Members | Global Health Crises, Pandemics, and Policy Challenges Seminar & A Week in Washington

Posted in TDC Opportunities for Members on Feb 20, 2015

By Gabriel Arteaga, TDC National Manager The Democracy Commitment would like to share with its members, two opportunities that are being debuted by the Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Institute for Public Service (ISP). We strongly encourage those interested to apply. A Week in Washington NOVA would like to host approximately 25 students this summer, […]

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StrongReturns.org to Organize Millennials Around Prison Reform on College Campuses and Communities Nationwide

Posted in Updates & Announcements on Feb 12, 2015

Courtesy of the American Democracy Project Blog by Pete Davis, StrongReturns.org Co-Founder Americans care about the rehabilitative mission of prisons. In poll after poll, a vast majority of respondents assert that “the criminal justice system should try to rehabilitate criminals, not just punish them.” We want strong returns: prisoners reentering their communities with a second chance at life […]

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Call for Proposals EXTENDED to 2/18 for 2015 ADP/TDC/NASPA CLDE Meeting

Posted in #CLDE15 Update on Feb 10, 2015

By Gabriel Arteaga, TDC National Manager Call for Proposals EXTENDED Proposals Now Due February 18, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time There is still time to be a part of the 2015 ADP/TDC/NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting. The proposal submission deadline has been extended to February 18, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. EST. […]

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