Prof. Moore McBride shares her perspectives on how universities should engage students in the voting process in a WashU Expert article.
The Research University Civic Engagement Network will focus on civic engagement practices in higher education.
The new university homepage features Civic Scholars Program alumni and the 10-year anniversary of the institute.
WashU’s Record features the Gephardt Institute and previews new initiatives such as Meet St. Louis, the Civic Engagement Fund, and Community-Based Teaching and Learning. Read the full article.
Nearly 100 Washington University students, faculty and staff members filled Emerson Auditorium to listen to and engage in a dialogue with the Ferguson Commission. Read Student Life’s full article here. .
“The emphasis on social innovation in higher education and the social sector is ascendant; however, this current collective obsession can be an obstacle to real social change and should not be treated as a substitute for it.” Gephardt Director Amanda Moore McBride provided commentary ...