AMERICAN COMMONWEALTH PARTNERSHIP

Summer Reading: Citizen Alum Featured in “Democracy’s Education”

Summer Reading: Citizen Alum Featured in “Democracy’s Education”

          From Citizen Student to Citizen Alum Harry Boyte, editor of Democracy’s Education: Public Work, Citizenship, and the Future of Colleges and Universities (Vanderbilt University Press, 2015) foregrounds the connections between students and graduates in a section titled  “From Citizen Student to Citizen Alum: Students and Alumni as Agents of Change.” Jamie Haft, Associate Director of…read more →

NOW WHAT?: BITTER CONGRATS FOR 2012 COLLEGE GRADS

  Last June, in New York to attend a meeting of the American Commonwealth Project (ACP), I spent some time browsing in Book Culture, an independent bookstore with strong ties to  Columbia University located near the Columbia campus on Broadway at 114th St. There were two racks full of graduation cards that were unlike any I had ever seen.  …read more →