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Civic engagement events
Public Service Town Hall with Cokie Roberts
- Web Livestream
Federal agency leaders will discuss the value of government service, how to communicate that value to the American people, and ways to support and motivate employees in this challenging and uncertain environment.
The event is in DC, but people can register to watch the live stream at http://pps.convio.net/site/Calendar?id=102024&view=Detail.
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BC Civic Engagement in the News!
March 12 - BC Honored for Community Service
Do You Know Your Government?
Engagement @ BC
Lowell Humanities Series
Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy
Winston Center for Ethics and Leadership
- George Washington never lived in the White House. The capital was actually located in Philadelphia and other cities when Washington was president. He is also the only president who didn’t represent a political party.
- In 1876 there was a proposed amendment that attempted to abolish the United States Senate.
- In 1893 there was a proposed amendment that if passed would have renamed this nation as the “United States of the Earth."
Boston College has been accepted as one of NASPA’s 50 lead institutions to spearhead an effort on civic learning and democratic engagement. Learn more here.