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APPLY TODAY – Teaching Community Organizing Boot Camp

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 29

Attention all community college faculty committed to teaching for change (and those that know them) – Do you want your students to organize for social change?  Do you want to learn techniques to prepare students to

Campus Sustainability Day 2013

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 23

TODAY is Campus Sustainability Day and many TDC member institutes are celebrating with a bang! This year’s theme, according to CampusSustainabilityDay.org, is “Climate Adaptation: Resilient Campuses & Communities.”  In Florida, Miami Dade College along with

FOOD: Growing through Dialogue

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 22

A TDC member institution, Moraine Valley Community College (MVCC) is hosting an event on “The Politics of Food” and it aims to create a continuous dialogue on the growing need for local, sustainable food and

Expanding on the Traditional College student

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 22

Community college students are usually considered “non-traditional” compared to their four year undergraduate peers; non-traditional, in the sense that they could be one, two, or all of the following: juggling 2-3 jobs, have kids, married,

GUTTMAN Fall 2013 COMMUNITY DAYS

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 22

COMMUNITY DAYS are a two-day event of workshops, community-based learning and academic service-learning involving all Guttman students. In conjunction with the Fall semester of the City Seminar course taken by all first-year students, “Sustainability and

Taylor L. Willingham Legacy Fund – Grant Applications Now Being Accepted

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Oct 21

Grant Applications Now Being Accepted – Taylor L. Willingham Legacy Fund Funding for deliberative forums work. Applications due by November 15, 2013. Applications are now being accepted for grants from the National Issues Forums Institute (NIFI)