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National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) Grant is Officially Open!

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Feb 02

The Democracy Commitment and the Association of American Colleges and Universities invite applications from community colleges to participate in a three-year faculty and curriculum development civic learning project, Bridging Cultures to Form a Nation: Difference,

The New York Times Honors The Democracy Commitment!

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Feb 02

***** The New York Times is honoring The Democracy Commitment (TDC) on Sunday, February 5th!  The New York Times Knowledge Network, which is an education division of The Times, is publishing an insert on education

Higher Education Exchange Interview with TDC founder, Bernie Ronan: COMMUNITY COLLEGES AND CIVIC LEARNING

The Democracy Commitment (TDC) co-founder, Bernie Ronan gave an interview with the Kettering Foundation positing that the work of TDC is more important than ever. “Colleges must be intentionally democratic; it is not something that

CAMPUS SPOTLIGHT: Harrisburg Area Community College

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Jan 12

The Democracy Commitment is proud to announce our newest member institution, Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC), “Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.” “Established on February 14, 1964 as Harrisburg Area Community College, HACC is devoted to the

White House launch video now available!

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Jan 11

Yesterday at the White House, The Democracy Commitment had the honor of attending “For Democracy’s Future” an event calling to the forefront of U.S. current issues the need for democratic education and civic engagement in

Invitation to watch White House launch, Jan. 10, 2012, launching “For Democracy’s Future: Education Reclaims Our Civic Mission.”

Verdis Robinson, TDC National Director   
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Jan 09

Following the announcement of the January 10th, 2012 White House launch for the American Commonwealth Partnership, new materials were released for those groups wishing to watch the event and engage in dialogue similar to those