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Voting and Racial Justice
The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) worked with Bernard Lafayette, civil rights icon and advisor to AAC&U's Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus...
October 2, 2020
Presidential Debate Watch Debrief with the New York Times
September 30, 2020 at 12pm
Join faculty, staff, and students from across the United States for a national discussion to debrief and discuss the first Presidential Debate. So What Did You Think of the Debate? A National...
September 29, 2020
UMBC Debuts at #1 in Voting Pledges
Take the ALL-IN to Vote Pledge
Earlier this year, President Hrabowski signed the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge Presidents' Commitment to Full Student Voter Participation. Today ALL IN unveiled its leaderboard for students...
September 11, 2020
Free Webinar: Not Politics as Usual
A Conversation with John Kerry and John Kasich
Wednesday, September 9th • 2-3 PM ET • Click here to register Note: This webinar is available to all students, faculty, and staff through UMBC's affiliation with the American Association of State...
September 4, 2020
Fall 2020 Programs
Click the “Download Flyer” button below for an interactive list of the Center for Democracy and Civic Life’s Fall 2020 virtual programs, including several events relating to Election 2020.
August 28, 2020
Apply to Serve as a 2020 Election Judge
In the 2020 general election, Maryland voters will have the option to cast their ballots either by mail or in person. The Maryland State Board of Elections (SBE) is looking for students to serve...
August 10, 2020
Solidarity and Commitment
In this critical moment, the Center for Democracy and Civic Life staff affirms our solidarity with the Black community at UMBC and beyond. Your story matters. Your voice matters. Your life...
June 15, 2020
Co-Create UMBC Virtual Tour (VIDEO)
What will your story be? How will you co-create UMBC?
Every space and every tradition at UMBC has a story. Many of these stories include students as founders, creators, advocates: people who had a vision and saw it through. In this video, we tell the...
June 9, 2020
Publication: Tools for Living Democracy
Hübler & Hoffman on CLDE Theory of Change
The latest issue of the eJournal of Public Affairs features an article co-authored by the Center for Democracy and Civic Life’s Romy Hübler and David Hoffman. Tools for Living Democracy: Putting...
May 28, 2020
Publication: Developing Tools for Civic Empowerment
Bringing Theory to Practice Spotlights UMBC & Partners
Bringing Theory to Practice (BTtoP) supports practices in undergraduate education that "nurture active and integrative learning, personal well-being, preparation for meaningful work, and...
April 15, 2020
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