American Democracy Project

Event    Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Join us this Wednesday, Feb. 21, at noon in Russell Library room 241 for Times Talk facilitated by GCSU senior Political Science major Nicholas Wimbish on "Should presidents ever be immune from following the law?" The following articles may be referenced during the discussion; https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/06/us/politics/trump-immunity-appeals-court.html?searchResultPosition=3 https://www.nytimes.com/article/trump-investigations-civil-criminal.html https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2024/01/02/us/politics/trump-ballot-removal-map.html...
Event    Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Join us this Wednesday, Feb. 21, at noon in Russell Library room 241 for Times Talk facilitated by Georgia College & State University senior political science major Nicholas Wimbish on "Should presidents ever be immune from following the law?" The following articles may be referenced during the discussion; https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/06/us/politics/trump-immunity-appeals-court.html?searchResultPosition=3 https://www.nytimes.com/article/trump-investigations-civil-criminal.html https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2024/01/02/us/politics/trump-ballot-removal-map.html...
Announcement    Monday, February 12, 2024
Our previously scheduled Times Talk topic and stellar facilitator for this week will be re-scheduled at a later date, but please join us for an impromptu Valentine's Day tribute to Puppy Love and all its marketing and humanitarian lessons loosely but enthusiastically facilitated by your Times Talk host Jan Hoffmann, Professor of Rhetoric.  The following articles will be referenced during the discussion so feel free to read them ahead of time: Behind the scenes at the Puppy Bowl; the...
Event    Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Our previously scheduled Times Talk topic and stellar facilitator for this week will be re-scheduled at a later date, but please join us for an impromptu Valentine's Day tribute to Puppy Love and all its marketing and humanitarian lessons loosely but enthusiastically facilitated by your Times Talk host Jan Hoffmann, Professor of Rhetoric. The following NYT Culture Desk Podcast will be played during the discussion: Behind the scenes of The Puppy Bowl: The Real Big Game This Sunday https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/11/podcasts/culture-desk-puppy-bowl.html?unlocked_article_code=1.VE0.c_My.hQbZkXAiLR8q&smid=url-share...
Announcement    Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Join us this Wednesday Feb. 7 at noon in Russell Library, room 241, for an engaging conversation facilitated by Amanda Respess, Georgia College & State University's director of Public Affairs and Bill Burke, Dept. of Communication lecturer and faculty advisor to the Colonnade and Bobcat Multimedia Network  on "What does 'free speech' mean for a college campus?" This Times Talk will examine what faculty, staff, students and campus guests can say and do within the guidelines of "free...
Event    Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Join us this Wednesday Feb. 7 at noon in Russell Library, room 241, for an engaging conversation facilitated by Amanda Respess, Georgia College & State University's director of Public Affairs and Bill Burke, Dept. of Communication lecturer and faculty advisor to the Colonnade and Bobcat Multimedia Network  on "What does 'free speech' mean for a college campus?" This Times Talk will examine what faculty, staff, students and campus guests can say and do within the guidelines of "free...
Announcement    Monday, January 29, 2024
Don't let your math phobia keep you from this week's Times Talk because you won't want to miss TedX speaker and beloved GCSU Alumnus Jacob Carter facilitate an engaging conversation on "How might the curricular track to calculus present an equity issue?" In preparation, participants are encouraged to read this New York Times article "California debates whether Data Science can replace Algebra II"  https://www.nytimes.com/2023/07/13/us/california-math-data-science-algebra.html?searchResultPosition=4...
Event    Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Don't let your math phobia keep you from this week's Times Talk because you won't want to miss TedX speaker and beloved Georgia College & State University alumnus Jacob Carter facilitate an engaging conversation on "How might the curricular track to calculus present an equity issue?" In preparation, participants are encouraged to read this New York Times article "California debates whether Data Science can replace Algebra II."  https://www.nytimes.com/2023/07/13/us/california-math-data-science-algebra.html?searchResultPosition=4...
Announcement    Monday, January 22, 2024
Please join us as we kick off this semester's Times Talk discussion series with an engaging conversation facilitated by Dr. Nathan Bedsole, assistant professor of Communication and director of the Georgia College & State University Speech and Debate Program on "How do we stay human in inhumane times? What are the lessons of Athens and Jerusalem?" In preparation, participants are encouraged to read this New York Times editorial  https://www.nytimes.com/2023/11/23/opinion/brutalizing-humanity-modernity.html...
Event    Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Please join us as we kick off this semester's Times Talk discussion series with an engaging conversation facilitated by Dr. Nathan Bedsole, assistant professor of Communication and director of the Georgia College & State University Speech and Debate Program on "How do we stay human in inhumane times? What are the lessons of Athens and Jerusalem?" In preparation, participants are encouraged to read this New York Times editorial  https://www.nytimes.com/2023/11/23/opinion/brutalizing-humanity-modernity.html...