American Democracy Project

Announcement    Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Join us this Wednesday February 1, in 241 Russell Library from noon-12:50 pm for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Angela Criscoe, Executive Director, School of Continuing and Professional Studies on “Need a Life Hack to navigate your world? Continuing education can support you as a college student and through a lifetime of careers and personal goals.” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time...
Event    Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Join us this Wednesday February 1, in 241 Russell Library from noon-12:50 pm for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Angela Criscoe, Executive Director, School of Continuing Education and Professional Studies on “Need a Life Hack to navigate your world? Continuing education can support you as a college student and through a lifetime of careers and personal goals.” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead...
Announcement    Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Nathan Bedsole, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Director of the GC Speech and Debate Team on "What is School For? Meaningful Employment? Personal Enrichment? The Public Good? What is college for, anyway?"  The following article will be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read it ahead of time or during the discussion: Anya Kamenetz's essay "School is For Everyone https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/01/opinion/us-school-history.html makes...
Event    Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Nathan Bedsole, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Director of the GC Speech and Debate Team on "What is School For? Meaningful Employment? Personal Enrichment? The Public Good? What is college for, anyway?"  The following article will be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read it ahead of time or during the discussion: Anya Kamenetz's essay "School is For Everyone" https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/01/opinion/us-school-history.html makes...
Announcement    Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Cynthia Alby, Professor of Teacher Education on "Is AI ready to radically change how you work and learn? (Fun fact: ChatGPT helped me generate that title)” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time or during the discussion;  The nail in the coffin: How AI could be the impetus to reimagine education https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/16/technology/chatgpt-artificial-intelligence-universities.html?smid=url-share...
Event    Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Cynthia Alby, Professor of Teacher Education on "Is AI ready to radically change how you work and learn? (Fun fact: ChatGPT helped me generate that title)” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time or during the discussion;  The nail in the coffin: How AI could be the impetus to reimagine education https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/16/technology/chatgpt-artificial-intelligence-universities.html?smid=url-share...
Announcement    Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Cynthia Alby, Professor of Teacher Education on "Is AI ready to radically change how you work and learn? (Fun fact: ChatGPT helped me generate that title)” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time or during the discussion;  Alarmed by A.I. Chatbots, Universities Start Revamping How They Teach https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/16/technology/chatgpt-artificial-intelligence-universities.html?smid=url-share...
Event    Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Join us in 241 Russell Library for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Cynthia Alby, Professor of Teacher Education on "Is AI ready to radically change how you work and learn? (Fun fact: ChatGPT helped me generate that title)” The following background articles may be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time or during the discussion;  Alarmed by A.I. Chatbots, Universities Start Revamping How They Teach https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/16/technology/chatgpt-artificial-intelligence-universities.html?smid=url-share...
Announcement    Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Join us in room 241 Russell Library 2nd floor for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Scott Butler, GC Professor of Public Health on, “The other pandemic: New challenges in the fight against HIV/AIDS”.  World AIDS Day, designated on 1 December every year since 1988, is an international day dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection and mourning those who have died of the disease. The following background articles...
Event    Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Join us in room 241 Russell Library 2nd floor for an informative and engaging discussion facilitated by Dr. Scott Butler, GC Professor of Public Health on, “The other pandemic: New challenges in the fight against HIV/AIDS”.  World AIDS Day, designated on 1 December every year since 1988, is an international day dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection and mourning those who have died of the disease. The following background articles...