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Advancing Political Engagement | Become an NSLVE Campus

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Oct 08

The National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement (NSLVE) is used by TDC and their partner ADP. Over 60% of TDC campuses are already signed up for NSLVE. What is NSLVE? It is an opportunity

What We’re Reading–Rethinking Preparation for Work: A Civic-Enriched Liberal Education

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Oct 07

Rethinking Preparation for Work: A Civic-Enriched Liberal Education Peer Review Summer 2015, Vol. 17, No. 3In a world where college graduates spend the majority of their public lives engaged in work, this issue of AAC&U’s Peer

Economic Inequality: Youth Homelessness is Focus of Texas A and M University–Central Texas’s Lecture Series

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Oct 06

Last week Texas A&M University–Central Texas (TAMUCT) kicked off their Provost Lecture Series to raise awareness and educate the community on the issue of youth homelessness as part of the ADP/TDC Economic Inequality Initiative. The

What We’re Reading: America Needs Talent

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Oct 02

In the 20th century the United States was able to be great in large part through new ideas and innovations such as curing polio and other technologies, but in the 21st century the U.S. has

The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America

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Sep 30

By Gabriel Arteaga, National Manager, The Democracy Commitment (TDC) New America hosted a discussion recently on the Voting Rights Act called, The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America. The discussion was led by Mark

Just Mercy | Bryan Stevenson, the Equal Justice Initiative and Stockton’s Constitution Day

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Sep 28

By Amanda Adams, AASCU Civic Engagement Intern & Stockton University student Last week, Bryan Stevenson was the Constitution Day speaker at Stockton University in New Jersey; he spoke about his book, inequality, mass incarceration, the