Updates & Announcements

Meet the 2016 CLDE Student Interns: Angelo, Maryam & Manisha!

We are very excited to introduce you to our three student interns for the 2016 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting. Angelo, Maryam, and Manisha introduce themselves below and represent the capacity of students in our network to engage meaningfully on our campuses, in our classrooms, and in our broader communities and democracy. In the coming weeks they will work…

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ADP/TDC Economic Inequality Initiative Student Summit!

A Ticket to the Middle Class: A Student Public Policy Summit on Higher Education We welcome you to join us for the very first ADP/TDC Economic Inequality Initiative Student Summit! This event, coordinated by students, staff and faculty from both Keene State College (N.H.) and Mount Wachusett Community College (Mass.), will provide opportunities for students from across the Northeast region…

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RSVP Now: Becoming a Voter-Friendly Campus Webinar | Wednesday, March 2nd

Becoming a Voter-Friendly Campus Webinar | Wednesday, March 2nd This is the first of our ADP/TDC Engage the Election 2016 webinar series powered by icitizen. There will be 6 total webinars between now and November 2016 — all will be open to faculty, staff, students and friends. Offered in partnership with The Fair Elections Legal Network’s Campus Vote Project (CVP),…

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#CLDE16: Sign up to be a Mentor/Mentee

What does mentorship mean to you? #CLDE16 By Claire King, EdD, Assistant Professor, Experiential Education, Stella and Charles Guttman Community College at CUNY and CLDE 2016 Planning Committee Member People always raise their eyebrows when I say that Martin Luther King and Gandhi were my mentors in college. Like, “You knew them?!” Now, I am “old” by some standards, but…

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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) Meeting Pre-Conference Institutes The Pre-conference…

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

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 following topics: Partnerships between Academic…

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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.  Each of the student interns…

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

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 1, 2016.  These topics were…

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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 it now to get acquainted…

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