Speaking of Democracy is a series of engaging conversations between students and community leaders on the health of American democracy.
Please join us for a lively discussion and lunch on Tuesday, February 26th in USU 2310 A&B during U-hour.
12:00 - 12:50 pm at the USU 2310A & B
For more information please contact Civic Learning at email@example.com
Individuals with disabilities who would like to attend this event, please contact Civic Learning at firstname.lastname@example.org regarding any special accommodations needs at least seven working days in advance. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations.
Be part of the conversation!
A conversation about the value and impact of your vote: structurally (gerrymandering, the electoral college), procedurally, and emotionally.
Facilitators: Stephen Nichols and Ruoxi Li
A conversation about the power balances of the three branches of U.S. government (judicial, legislative, and executive) and how this system is working for us today.
Facilitator: Stephan Hoover
A conversation about the critical role of "restraint and reciprocity" in a healthy democracy and distinctions between direct democracy, deliberative democracy, and consensus.
Facilitator: Rochelle Green