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Democracy Commitment Events



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Stay tuned for upcoming Democracy Commitment events 



The Democracy Commitment will sponsor a series of Campus Conversations this semester-
an opportunity to join with others to deliberate about difficult issues and consider common ground for action. 

 

WHAT: Campus ConversationsTopic: Budget Priorities: America’s Future, What Should Our Budget Priorities Be? Option 1: Keep Tightening Our Belt and Option 2: Invest for the Future

 

WHEN and WHERE:

FIRST SESSION

Monday, October 27, 4:00-5:15 Special Functions Room

Tuesday, October 28, 12:30-1:45 in the Gilpin room, lower level College Center

 

SECOND SESSION

Monday, November 17, 4:00-5:15 Special Functions Room

Tuesday, November 18, 12:30-1:45 in the Gilpin room, lower level College Center

 

WHO: All college personnel and students—CEUs awarded!

 

WHY: Because community colleges, by virtue of vision and mission, are the center of civic engagement and public deliberation.  We are all stakeholders.

 

HOW: Interested participants should read a short reading published by the National Issues Forum to review prior to the conversation.

 

Come have a slice of pizza and join your college community members for public deliberation on an issue we can all relate to.

 

Contact Jenna Gallion or Miha Wood for more information.