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Upcoming Events


"Democracy has to be born anew in each generation, and education is its midwife." - John Dewey, 1916


  • Nationally recognized journalist Matt Taibbi will give a public lecture on his New York Time bestselling book The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap on Thursday 26th February 6.30pm in the New York Room Cooper Hall
  • Director of the Education Justice Project Rebecca Ginsburg will deliver a lecture on the impact of incarceration on prisoners families on Monday March 2nd at 5pm in Seymour Union 119
  • Distinguished sociologist Janet Poppendieck will lecture about the history of federal nutrition assistance on Thursday March 26th, 5-5.45pm in the McCue Auditorium in the Liberal Arts Building.


"The American Democracy Project for Civic Engagement is a national, multi-campus initiative that seeks to foster informed civic engagement in the United States. The project seeks to create a greater intellectual understanding and commitment to participate in the civic life of the United States." (Mission Statement)

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